STERLING HEIGHTS, MICHIGAN–(Marketwire – Feb. 8, 2013) – Quorum Information Technologies Inc. (TSX VENTURE:QIS) (Quorum) announced today that it will earn the highest available integration certification with Chrysler for its Dealership Management System (DMS), XSellerator™. This significant achievement compliments the previous announcement for Canadian Chrysler dealers, and Quorum will now one of the elite few dealer system providers to reach this milestone for both countries.
The updated chart will be published by Chrysler on their DealerConnect portal showing Quorum as having deployed all required factory integration, thus achieving the Red Star level of certification once the pilot period with Quorum's flagship Dodge dealer, Dodge of Burnsville, is completed.
“This is an exciting announcement for us. Seamless integration within the departments of a dealership, as well as with the many touch points with the manufacturer, is a cornerstone of Quorum's DMS philosophy. We believe that tighter integration between the factory and the dealer brings efficiency to their operations. But, Quorum also believes that the value is not just meeting manufacturers' data exchange specifications. Rather, it is how the data is used within the DMS to benefit the dealership. This is something that has set us apart in the market since the system was first launched. We are looking forward to becoming a significant part of the Chrysler dealer network in both the US and Canada,” said Mark Allen, Quorum's Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Services.
“Quorum has been a great company to work with as they obtained this notable achievement,” commented Mark Saba, General Manager of Dodge of Burnsville, the leading Dodge dealer in Minnesota. “We were a part of the journey since they started with Chrysler and they worked closely with us to truly understand the unique nuances of being a retailer of the Chrysler brand franchises. The result is a DMS that truly works for us and other Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram dealers across North America,” he added.
Quorum is a North American company focused on developing, marketing, implementing and supporting its XSellerator product for GM, Isuzu, Chrysler, Hyundai, Kia, Nissan, Subaru, NAPA and Bumper to Bumper dealerships. XSellerator is a dealership and customer management software product that automates, integrates and streamlines every process across departments in a dealership. Quorum is a leading provider to GM's Canadian Dealerships and is growing in other franchise and independent markets. Quorum is a Microsoft Partner in both Canada and the United States. Quorum Information Technologies Inc. is traded on the Toronto Venture Exchange (TSX-V) under the symbol QIS. For additional information please go to www.QuorumDMS.com.
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