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Confidence in Leadership and Strategic Decision Spurs Berkshire Hathaway Automotive to Extended Renewal With CDK Global

February 10, 2020 GMT

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 10, 2020--

CDK Global, Inc. (Nasdaq: CDK), a leading retail automotive technology company, today announced renewal of an extended agreement with Berkshire Hathaway Automotive to provide CDK Drive, the core dealership management system (DMS) solution for the Berkshire Hathaway Automotive dealerships.

“Berkshire Hathaway Automotive has seen firsthand how we are delivering on our promise to be a better partner and technology leader for our customers,” said Brian Krzanich, president and chief executive officer, CDK Global. “We are honored that this industry leader continues to choose and put their trust in CDK to help them grow and deliver exceptional service to consumers across the U.S.”

Berkshire Hathaway Automotive, is one of the largest automotive retail organizations in the U.S. The company cited improved customer service and confidence in CDK leadership as motivation for renewing their contract.

“We at Berkshire Hathaway Automotive are focused on leveraging technology to provide our employees and customers with an optimal experience,” says Jeff Rachor, chief executive officer, Berkshire Hathaway Automotive. “CDK is partnering with us on our journey, and delivering innovative solutions to help us solve our unique challenges. We are excited for our continued partnership with CDK as we mutually navigate the dynamic automotive retail landscape ahead.”

Berkshire Hathaway Automotive has been a loyal CDK customer for more than 35 years.

To learn more about how CDK has changed to better serve our customers and the industry, visit CDK (booth #2615C), Elead (booth #3014C), and Fortellis (booth #2514C) at NADA Show 2020 Expo, February 15-17 in Las Vegas.

About CDK Global, Inc.

With $2 billion in revenues, CDK Global (Nasdaq: CDK) is a leading global provider of integrated information technology solutions to the automotive retail and adjacent industries. Focused on enabling end-to-end automotive commerce, CDK Global provides solutions to dealers in more than 100 countries around the world, serving approximately 30,000 retail locations and most automotive manufacturers. CDK solutions automate and integrate all parts of the dealership and buying process, including the acquisition, sale, financing, insuring, parts supply, repair and maintenance of vehicles. Visit

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847.485.4423

Roxanne.pipitone@cdk.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA ILLINOIS

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: SOFTWARE MOBILE/WIRELESS PROFESSIONAL SERVICES INTERNET DATA MANAGEMENT GENERAL AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY AUTOMOTIVE OTHER PROFESSIONAL SERVICES AUTOMOTIVE MANUFACTURING FINANCE OTHER TECHNOLOGY MANUFACTURING

SOURCE: CDK Global, Inc.

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