Named to Auto Remarketing Women in Retail and AutoSuccess Women at the Wheel
Norfolk, Va. – June 9, 2021 – VUE DMS, a cloud-native solution providing dealers the confidence to break free with digital security, flexibility and efficiency to meet today’s rapidly changing market, announces that Sharon Kitzman, President of VUE DMS, has been named to the 2021 Women in Retail by Auto Remarketing and the inaugural Women at the Wheel by AutoSuccess. These programs select honorees for their business leadership and contributions to the automotive industry.
“I’m honored to be recognized alongside many incredible women who have done so much for our industry,” said Kitzman. “My successes are a result of working with excellent leaders and team members throughout my career. I’m proud to now lead the launch of VUE DMS and our dealer-focused team to help dealers take back control and overcome their toughest challenges.”
As President of VUE DMS, Kitzman leads the launch of the first cloud-native dealer management system built on Microsoft Azure. She previously worked for Reynolds & Reynolds and Dealertrack DMS, where she held leadership positions in sales, marketing, product lifecycle management, process re-engineering, OEM management, professional and customer services.
Kitzman is recognized as an expert in DMS technology and development. She started her automotive career when very few women entered the industry. Over three decades, she played a key role in building some of the most prominent brands in automotive retail, shaping much of the DMS market.
“Sharon’s reputation for successfully launching new solutions with a dealer-focused approach makes her the best person to lead the VUE DMS team,” said Dominion Dealer Solutions President Dan Sykes. “Her automotive experience and proven ability to earn dealers’ trust will help the industry embrace digital transformation in this constantly changing market.”
Women in Retail recognizes leaders from the auto retail industry including dealerships, dealer groups and third-party providers/vendors. Honorees are recognized in Auto Remarketing’s May edition and at Used Car Week on November 15-19, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Women at the Wheel spotlights today’s top female automotive professionals who are game changers in their field, from the boardroom to the service department. Honorees are recognized in the June edition of AutoSuccess. Click here to read Kitzman’s profile.
Kitzman will continue to lead the development of VUE DMS through strategic partnerships with Microsoft, OEMs and third-party software integrations so dealerships have the latest technologies to drive business continuity and growth. For more information, visit VUEDMS.com.
About VUE DMS:
VUE DMS, a new cloud-native dealer management system solution, gives US-based retail automotive dealers the digital security, flexibility and efficiency to meet today’s rapidly changing market. Built on Microsoft Azure Cloud and decades of experience serving dealerships, VUE DMS enables dealers to deliver a superior buying experience, reduce costs and protect their business. Learn more at VUEDMS.com.
About Dominion Dealer Solutions:
Dominion Dealer Solutions prides itself on providing the automotive industry’s most innovative technology. Products include the new cloud-native dealer management system solution offering modern digital security, flexibility and efficiency (VUE DMS), inventory management and merchandising (Dealer Specialties) and vehicle data solutions (DataOne), vehicle registration reporting (Cross-Sell), and AI-powered Customer intel platform for sales and service, (Activator Dealer Solutions). Every OEM and more than 6,000 dealer partners depend on Dominion’s foundation of innovation, integrity, excellence and teamwork to deliver outstanding results. For more information, visit our website, like us on Facebook, LinkedIn or YouTube, or follow us on Twitter.
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