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The Presidio Group Advises on the Sale of John Eagle Dealerships in Dallas and Austin

August 4th, 2020|Comments Off on The Presidio Group Advises on the Sale of John Eagle Dealerships in Dallas and Austin

Four large-volume Honda and Toyota franchises acquired by Lithia

Dallas, TX — August 3, 2020 — The Presidio Group LLC (“Presidio”), a leading investment bank specializing in retail automotive and related M&A transactions, exclusively advised John […]

The Presidio Group Advises on the Sale of Jaguar Land Rover North Austin

July 27th, 2020|Comments Off on The Presidio Group Advises on the Sale of Jaguar Land Rover North Austin

Park Place Dealerships finds the right buyer

AUSTIN, TX– July 27, 2020 — The Presidio Group LLC (“Presidio”), a leading investment bank specializing in retail automotive and related M&A transactions, exclusively advised Park Place Dealerships on […]

Digital wholesale auctions are here to stay and will only grow

July 16th, 2020|Comments Off on Digital wholesale auctions are here to stay and will only grow

There has been a fundamental shift in consumer behavior as a result of COVID-19. It is changing both the retail and wholesale sides of the automotive business.  Take used vehicle auctions. While physical auctions will […]

Putting employees first during crisis was also good business for dealerships

June 23rd, 2020|Comments Off on Putting employees first during crisis was also good business for dealerships

Dealerships are linchpins of their communities and as COVID-19 caused widespread hardship, dealers stepped up to help in myriad ways. From taking lunches to local hospitals to sourcing personal protection equipment for first responders, they […]

Post COVID-19 dealership design – big changes years away; small ones are here

June 10th, 2020|Comments Off on Post COVID-19 dealership design – big changes years away; small ones are here

As dealerships reopen for business, The Presidio Group thinks their immediate focus should be on creating an environment in which customers feel safe. Sales will follow.

“We believe in the short term there will be changes […]

Personal vehicle ownership will remain king and even expand

May 4th, 2020|Comments Off on Personal vehicle ownership will remain king and even expand

Jose Munoz in late April on Fox News said that judging by what happened in other countries, U.S. consumers would shun mass transportation in the wake of COVID-19. They would prefer to drive their own […]

The light at the end of the COVID-19 tunnel: Dealerships can bounce back

April 8th, 2020|Comments Off on The light at the end of the COVID-19 tunnel: Dealerships can bounce back

There is no sugar coating the current situation. The economic downturn caused by the COVID-19 virus has hit dealerships hard. Presidio is talking with dealers all over the country on a daily basis and we […]

The Presidio Group Hires Stephane Ferri as Principal

March 30th, 2020|Comments Off on The Presidio Group Hires Stephane Ferri as Principal

SAN FRANCISCO – The Presidio Group, a leading merchant bank and investment banking advisor in the retail automotive sector, has hired Stephane Ferri as Principal. Ferri’s responsibilities will include a strong focus in technology, M&A, […]

The Presidio Group Hires Keith Style as Principal

March 19th, 2019|Comments Off on The Presidio Group Hires Keith Style as Principal

SAN FRANCISCO – The Presidio Group, a leading merchant bank and investment banking advisor in the retail automotive sector, has hired Keith Style as Principal. Style’s responsibilities will include M&A, corporate finance, and principal investing […]

The Presidio Group Hires George Karolis as President, Opens Atlanta Office

March 13th, 2019|Comments Off on The Presidio Group Hires George Karolis as President, Opens Atlanta Office

SAN FRANCISCO – The Presidio Group, a leading merchant bank and investment banking advisor in the automotive retail sector, has hired George Karolis as President. Karolis co-heads the firm’s M&A and corporate finance activities alongside […]

The Presidio Group Advises on the sale of Terry Lee Honda Indiana

January 9th, 2018|Comments Off on The Presidio Group Advises on the sale of Terry Lee Honda Indiana

Asbury Automotive Group Continues Expansion in Indianapolis Market

SAN FRANCISCO, January 9, 2018 – The Presidio Group advised the ownership of Terry Lee Companies, Inc. in the sale of the Honda dealership in Avon, Indiana, west […]

Presidio and Tiedemann Combine Firms to Create Leading Nation Wealth Advisor

August 8th, 2016|Comments Off on Presidio and Tiedemann Combine Firms to Create Leading Nation Wealth Advisor

We are pleased to announce that Presidio Capital Advisors LLC, the wealth advisory arm of The Presidio Group, and Tiedemann Wealth Management, an East Coast–based independent wealth advisor, have entered into a definitive merger agreement to join […]

The Presidio Group LLC Advises on the Sale of Southwest Infiniti and Clear Lake Infiniti in Houston, Texas

January 14th, 2016|Comments Off on The Presidio Group LLC Advises on the Sale of Southwest Infiniti and Clear Lake Infiniti in Houston, Texas

Private Dealer Groups Seek Strategic Transactions

SAN FRANCISCO, January 14, 2016 – The Presidio Group LLC, through its subsidiary Presidio Merchant Partners LLC, advised the shareholders of Fisher-Haas Infiniti, Inc. and Clear Lake Infiniti, LP in […]