Celebrating the success of CDX17

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The 23rd of May saw CDX17 take place at Silverstone. The event is the largest motor trade expo and conference in the UK, attracting over a hundred leading suppliers, keynote speakers from high profile brands, and thousands of guests. The success of the show means plans are underway already to make 2018 an even bigger and better year.

There were plenty of highlights to this year’s event, including the Discovery Zone where new products and brands were showcased. Several stands grabbed attention due to the incredible work they had been doing. GForces for example showcased their internet software and services they offer to the motor trade. Some stands went the extra distance to attract people, offering things like a virtual reality racing simulator.

Facebook was even in attendance at the event. They offered a special workshop for dealers designed to help them with their marketing and driving conversions to their dealership. The idea was to showcase the benefits that advertising on Facebook can offer. The workshop was such a big success that the social media giant has now decided to offer a series of online courses for dealers to do more with their advertising.

At John Gibson we love the passion and level of expertise that comes together at motor trade expos, particularly when new products are being showcased. This can have a positive impact on the economy, helping businesses to increase interest in what they do and potentially leading to new relationships and deals. It can even lead to more job creation. As a dedicated provider of motor trade recruitment we are always happy to see this.

Any business that needs help recruiting new staff can call on us. We will deliver a bespoke service tailored to their specific needs that can offer incredible value. Whether it is a role created due to modern technology or focused on traditional skills we can find the right person to fill it. Our reputation for excellence with motor trade recruitment is something you can always rely on.