Automotive Industry Trailblazer DCG Continues Record-Setting Year in Securing Legacies
(New York, New York – September 13, 2021) DCG Acquisitions, a Dave Cantin Group (DCG) company, today secured one of the largest single point Honda acquisitions in U.S. history, further cementing its standing as a trailblazer in the automotive industry and continuing its 2021 record-setting pace of acquisitions. DCG represented the acquisition of Curry Honda Atlanta, owned by Bernie Curry, which was acquired by Lithia Motors, Inc. DCG are experts in analyzing valuations of a dealership’s worth and specializes in representing platform transactions, overseeing multiple dealerships within an individual acquisition.
This transaction is one of 21 closings expected by the end of the year. DCG already exceeded its own record-setting pace by closing 16 acquisitions as of July 31, 2021. The company recently worked with Lithia Motors on several transactions. DCG represented four highly-competitive Las Vegas dealerships acquired by Lithia Motors. DCG are experts in analyzing valuations of a dealership’s assets and specializes in representing platform acquisitions, overseeing multiple dealerships within an individual acquisition.
Lithia Motors is one of the largest providers of personal transportation solutions in the U.S. and is among the fastest growing companies in the Fortune 500 (#231 in 2021). With the broadest coast-to-coast automotive retail network in the U.S., Lithia reaches 92% of consumers with its expanding physical network and digital conveniences.
“We are thrilled to be representing Lithia Motors, an outstanding and unmatched forerunner in the transportation industry,” said Dave Cantin, DCG Founder and CEO. “Our superior uniqueness comes from our people. All team members were chosen precisely for their exceptional history in operating, selling, and buying dealerships, as well as their work in the legal, financial and manufacturing sides of the industry.”
About Dave Cantin:
Dave Cantin is the Founder and CEO of DCG Acquisitions, Dave Cantin Group company (DCG), an astute business veteran with more than 20 years of experience in the automotive industry. He has extensive knowledge in analyzing valuations of a dealership’s worth, negotiating complete buy and sell transactions. Cantin’s specialty is representing platform acquisitions, overseeing multiple dealerships within an individual deal. His business acumen, passion, and dedication in exploring innovative sales opportunities taking a small local car dealership transforming it into becoming the most significant single-point car dealership in that region. Dave Cantin, a cancer survivor, has personally helped raise more than $150 million in the fight against pediatric cancer. Cantin is committed to eradicating cancer, and his DCG Giving program donates an annual percentage of its revenue to childhood causes. For more information about Dave Cantin Group visit www.davecantingroup.com @davecantin
About Dave Cantin Group:
Dave Cantin Group (DCG) is headquartered at the prestigious Rockefeller Center in New York City, with additional offices nationwide. DCG encompasses three full-service areas, DCG Mergers & Acquisitions and DCG Capital specializing in automotive acquisitions, capital services for automotive dealers, succession planning, and managing the sale and purchase of automotive dealerships. DCG’s team has collectively closed billions in dealership automotive mergers and acquisitions. DCG is one of the world’s largest automotive dealership M&A firms assisting automotive owners in growth recapitalizations, business transfers to financial or strategic buyers, and management buyouts. DCG supports a company’s growth by providing buy/sell opportunities and identifying potential to expand geographic territories. In addition, Dealer News Today is a partnership between the Dave Cantin Group and Cox Automotive. The Dealer News Today Podcast Series hosted by Derek D is on the cutting edge of automotive news where the focus is 100% providing auto content and insights dealers need today and require for success tomorrow. DCG Giving: The Dave Cantin Group is committed to donating a percentage of all of DCG Acquisitions’ revenues to a charity that fights childhood causes in the acquired dealership location. For more information about Dave Cantin Group visit www.davecantingroup.com @davecantingroup