NADA Taps Westcott As Chairman
The National Automobile Dealers Association has elected David W. Westcott as chairman and Forrest McConnell, III, as vice chairman for 2013. Westcott, owner of David Westcott Buick GMC Suzuki in Burlington, N.C., has been a new-car dealer since 1981. He currently represents North Carolina's new-car dealers on NADA's board. He will be the sixth dealer from North Carolina to lead the dealer industry group.
McConnell, owner of McConnell Honda and Acura in Montgomery, Ala., represents Alabama's new-car dealers on NADA's board. The election took place at a meeting of NADA's board of directors in Chicago. Westcott and McConnell will take office at the 2013 NADA Convention and Expo in Orlando, Fla., Feb. 8-11.