CARMEL, Ind. – NextGear Capital has announced the addition of Todd Croom as Vice President of Industry Relations. Croom, who previously held the position of Vice President of Finance at Manheim, will be responsible for the development, integration, and implementation of a broad range of communications strategies within the company and the remarketing industry.
“Being the best in the industry begins with having the best people in place,” said Shane O’Dell, Chief Operating Officer of DSC. “Todd personifies our mission of serving our customers and the industry with an unwavering commitment to excellence. His knowledge and expertise will be an asset to our company, our customers and our partners.”
Croom’s extensive background in finance management and business development greatly enhances his ability to develop the industry relationships vital to success. Through numerous directorships to operating as a senior accountant, his acumen of the remarketing industry complements his strength in strategic planning for the future.
Croom earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration in Accounting and Finance from The University of Cincinnati and also holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School
About NextGear Capital
NextGear Capital is the world’s most comprehensive and innovative provider of lending products for vehicle dealers and auctions. With pioneering technology and a total commitment to customer service, NextGear Capital empowers dealers to floor plan vehicles from anywhere, at any time. NextGear Capital lines of credit can be used for a variety of purchases – Retail, Wholesale, Salvage or Specialty. The company was created by the merger of Manheim Financial Services and Dealer Services Corporation, resulting in a dynamic new industry leader that is 100% focused on helping customers shift their business to the next level.