SAN CLEMENTE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DealerSocket, a leading provider of innovative software for the automotive industry, today announced the appointment of Bryan Klann as chief revenue officer. Klann brings more than 20 years of software experience to his new role, and he will lead all sales and marketing functions at DealerSocket. The hiring of Klann expands and bolsters the company’s already strong leadership and expertise.
“Bryan is a terrific addition to DealerSocket’s executive team, bringing deep experience in software, passion for our customers, and outstanding leadership to our company,” said Sejal Pietrzak, president and CEO of DealerSocket. “In addition to Bryan’s incredible track record growing revenue and leading sales and marketing in innovative software companies, he started his sales career working at an automotive dealership, which makes him a natural fit for DealerSocket. Bryan’s customer-centric approach focuses on the value DealerSocket brings to our customers as they utilize our software to grow their business.”
Klann’s software expertise includes leading sales and marketing as chief sales officer at Volaris Group, an affiliate of Constellation Software. Prior to Volaris, Bryan led sales and marketing teams at Tyler Technologies and Sage Software.
“DealerSocket’s goal of helping customers succeed by providing simple-to-use, innovative, and growth-focused software made joining the company an easy decision. DealerSocket offers outstanding products and services that add value to our customers, and I am committed to serving our customers as a partner in their success,” said Klann. “With my prior experience in dealerships, I’ve walked in the shoes of our customers, and this is an opportunity for me to combine my love of cars with my passion and experience in software. DealerSocket is poised for continued growth and I’m thrilled to join such a great team.”
DealerSocket’s vision is to drive the future of automotive by simplifying the experience for our customers and partners with a suite of seamlessly integrated products.
DealerSocket is a leading provider of software for the automotive industry, offering a suite of seamlessly integrated products to help dealers sell and service vehicles more profitably, while improving their customers’ experience. DealerSocket’s suite of products includes advanced Customer Relationship Management (CRM), innovative Digital Marketing and Websites, robust Vehicle Inventory Management, insightful Analytics Reporting, and solutions to streamline dealer operations such as Desking, Credit Reporting, Compliance, and a Dealer Management System (DMS) for dealers of all sizes. DealerSocket employs more than 1,000 team members serving 300,000 active users at nearly 10,000 dealerships. Visit DealerSocket.com or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook for more information.