NextGear Capital, a Cox Automotive company, announced that John Wick has been promoted to chief strategy officer. In this expanded role, Wick will draw upon his 20 years of experience to form the NextGear Capital Strategy team to help leverage the company’s Cox Automotive opportunities. Wick”s team will create efficiencies and alignment using finance as a bridge to deeper Cox Automotive relationships. Additionally, he will continue to serve as General Counsel for NextGear Capital.
This senior leadership position appointment is among several strategic moves being made to position the company to take on more of a focused approach towards its customer service model as it continues to grow.
Brian Geitner, CEO of Next Gear Capital stated that “This is an exciting time for NextGear Capital,” “The formation of Cox Automotive, coupled with our company’s growth, continues to generate new and exciting opportunities to serve our customers. With our strong leadership team, we can take advantage of these varying opportunities to maximize customer service and give back to the industry.”
The true strength of any organization is its people, and with these appointments, we have put the right individuals in position to help lead NextGear Capital through 2015 and beyond,” said Brian Geitner, president of NextGear Capital.