Steve Siebold is a former professional athlete and national coach. He’s spent the past 31 years studying the thought processes, habits and philosophies of world-class performers. Today he helps Fortune 500 companies increase sales, develop people and manage change through mental toughness and critical thinking. His clients include Johnson & Johnson, Procter & Gamble, The US Navy SEALs and the Boston Celtics.
He’s written eight books on mental toughness and critical thinking with over 300,000 copies sold. Steve is a regular on Fox Business Network and has been featured on The Today Show, Good Morning America, BBC in Europe, NBC Australia, CCTV China and hundreds of others throughout the world. He’s quoted regularly in the Wall Street Journal, Fortune and Forbes Magazines.
Allen Denson is an associate in the Firm’s Washington DC office. His practice includes representing banks, licensed lenders, sales finance companies, auto dealers and other creditors in regulatory enforcement actions, including actions before the CFPB, FTC, and other federal and state financial regulatory agencies. He also advises clients concerning their compliance obligations under federal and state laws.
U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Enforcement & Compliance Division, 2009-2014, Senior Attorney
The Honorable Virginia Emerson Hopkins, Federal District Court for the Northern District of Alabama, 2008-2009, Judicial Clerk
D.J. Harrington is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Phone Logic, Inc. an international training company based in Atlanta, Georgia. D.J. serves as a consultant and trainer to over 1,000 privately owned businesses throughout the country. His years as a sales trainer and motivator in a variety of industries, including many of the Top 500 companies in the United States, have provided D.J. with an outstanding background which he brings to every clinic and seminar.
D.J. Harrington, CSP known as the “Doctor” to some and the “Car-Diologist” to others has presented over 2000 programs in the United States and Internationally. He has had a blessed life and been awarded the prestigious Certified Speaking Profession designation by the National Speakers Association. He combines his experience, knowledge, high energy and humor to give participants a thought provoking, fun, interactive learning experience. DJ leaves his audience with practical advice and methods to succeed. DJ can give you a “tune-up” or a “complete overhaul”.
Richard Flint, CSP is Chairman and CEO of Flint, Incorporated, a company specializing in the training and development of individuals, companies and associations. He has had the opportunity to address people in talks and seminars throughout the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Great Britain and Spain. As a Keynote speaker and seminar leader, he addresses more than 200,000 people each year.
Richard speaks to corporate and public audiences on the subjects of Personal and Professional Development, including the executives and staff of many of America’s largest corporations. His humorous and poignant talks and seminars on Leadership, Sales, Self-Esteem, Goals, Strategy, Creativity and Success bring about immediate changes and long-term results.
He has written 15 books and produced more than 100+ audio and video learning programs, including being a finalist for The Top Self-Help book of 2005.
Thomas B. Hudson
Thomas B. Hudson has practiced consumer financial services law since 1973. He has focused his practice on matters relating to vehicle financing and leasing. Mr. Hudson is a partner in the California, Connecticut, DC, New York, and Maryland law firm of Hudson Cook, LLP, and chairs the firm. He is President of CounselorLibrary.com, LLC, and is the Editor-in-Chief of CARLAW®, a monthly subscription service that reports legal developments in the auto finance and lease business.
Kenneth B. Shilson
Kenneth B. Shilson, CPA, is President of Subprime Analytics, a consulting company which provides subprime portfolio analysis services. The firm also provides due diligence services for banks and financial institutions that provide capital to the subprime auto industry. Subprime Analytics utilizes state-of-the-art data mining and extraction technology in order to identify loss trends and areas for underwriting improvement. For further information on Subprime Analytics, visit www.subanalytics.com or call 832-767-4759.
Ken has helped pioneer an IRS approved tax strategy for “Buy Here / Pay Here” dealers regarding the use of a related finance company. He has authored numerous articles on accounting, tax and other matters related to the used car industry. He has also been a speaker at numerous automotive national conferences and conventions. He is a member of the A.I.C.P.A., the T.S.C.P.A., and the litigation services committee of the Houston Chapter of the T.S.C.P.A. Ken is a graduate of Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, a member of N.I.A.D.A, H.I.A.D.A, T.I.A.D.A., and the founder of NABD, a special interest group for the Buy Here, Pay Here Industry. In 2015 Ken was admitted into the NIADA “Ring of Honor” (Hall of Fame), for his contributions to the BHPH industry. Questions may be directed to him at his email address: firstname.lastname@example.org. The NABD website can be accessed free of charge at www.bhphinfo.com.
Ingram Walters is one of the most high-profile BHPH dealers in the United States. From a debt management and cost control perspective, many consider him to be one of the best dealers in the country. Although he did not start the BHPH industry, in his more than 15 years in the industry he certainly has had a hand in re-inventing it.