Plum Taps Michael Traub as CEO

Michael Traub Plum

Michael Traub Plum Inc., creator of a fully automated appliance for home and hospitality industry use that serves wine by the glass, has announced that Michael Traub was named CEO. Founder and current CEO David Koretz will continue to serve as Chairman of the Board and move to the newly created Chief Product Officer role. “Plum...

Dealerscope Insider Talk: How Starpower Stays the Course in Retail


Dealerscope’s Insider Talk series, as part of Facebook Live, recently welcomed David Pidgeon, president and CEO of Dallas-based A/V retailer Starpower – a company that has grown into one of the country’s largest custom home electronics retailers. Dealerscope’s publisher, Tony Monteleone, and editor in chief, Nancy Klosek, chatted with Pidgeon about retail-related topics, but the focus of the discussion was...

July 22 Huawei Webinar to Discuss Privacy Regulation & Digital Connectivity to Combat COVID-19

Huawei Webinar

On Wednesday, July 22, Huawei Technologies USA, in partnership with RCR Wireless News, will bring together experts on privacy, technology and cybersecurity for a webinar titled: "Why America Needs Strong National Privacy Regulation." The webinar, which will begin at 2:00 p.m. ET and can be registered for here, will discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of...

OnPoint Details the Future of Warranty on Insider Talk


On Episode 6 of Dealerscope’s Insider Talk Series, hosts Nancy Klosek and Tony Monteleone chatted with two representatives from OnPoint Warranty Solutions: Chris Smith, CEO and Rob Christian, President. Christian provided a brief history of how the company got started really just a few years ago. In 2014, manufacturers began reaching out to Christian with consulting opportunities that he found...

Odyssey Details New Products Across Expanded Categories on Dealerscope Insider Talk


On last night’s episode of Insider Talk, Dealerscope’s Nancy Klosek and Tony Monteleone chatted with father-son duo Sal and Michael Irigoyen of Odyssey. The group discussed Odyssey’s 20-year history as a family-run business, the new and retro items they’ve been working on, and how they’ve always worked to keep innovation and uniqueness at their core. President, Sal Irigoyen recalled the...