— The 10th Conference of Automotive Remarketing (CAR 2005) will be held Feb. 16-18 at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. Jed Connelly, senior vice president, sales and marketing at Nissan North America Inc. (NNA) will be a CAR keynote speaker on “Product and Residual Values” in the remarketing industry. Connelly oversees all marketing and sales functions for the Nissan and Infiniti divisions. He is responsible for directing planning and implementing sales and marketing strategies. Connelly is a member of the North American Management Committee (MC-NA), the key decision making body for Nissan North America, and a member of the U.S. Management Committee. The annual conference will also feature a notable lineup of industry experts who will address the industry's latest market trends, best practices, business forecasts, and technology developments. In addition, exhibitors will demonstrate the newest products and services. CAR 2005 will be co-located with the International Automotive Remarketers Alliance (IARA) Roundtable series, drawing the industry's top auction, consignee, and financial company remarketers. CAR 2005 reservations may be made online at www.CARconference.com/.