Who We Are

We believe in helping our partners get the competitive edge. We are innovative. We aim for excellence. We believe that relationships are at the foundation of any successful business partnership. We are SCI.

Our Team

Area Sales Managers

Our Area Sales Managers are committed to your Dealership’s success. Your business is their business. They are passionate. They provide the guidance and expertise you need to help you sell more cars.

ASM, Alberta

Manitoba & Saskatchewan

ASM, Southwestern Ontario

Steve MacDonald
ASM, Toronto East

teamPhotos_RobRobert Dale
ASM, Ottawa Valley

Marie-Claude HébertMarie-Claude Hébert
ASM, Quebec

ASM, Atlantic Canada

Karen Petty
ASM, British Columbia

Executive Leadership Team

With an unparalleled level of knowledge and experience in the automotive industry, our Executive Leadership Team lead our organization with a steadfast belief in the principles of authenticity, creativity, transparency, fun and a passion for innovation.

team_alan Alan Bird linkedIn_icon
President &
Chief Executive Leader

team_johnJohn Currado (JC) linkedIn_icon
Chief Operations Leader

team_mattMatt Gielow linkedIn_icon
Executive Leader, Product

team_desDes Reynolds linkedIn_icon
Chief Financial Leader

team_tedTed Davis linkedIn_icon
Executive Leader,
Retail Solutions

teamPhotos_loriMLori Murtagh linkedIn_icon
Chief Risk Leader

Industry Chatter

Millennials and the dealership experience!
Canadian Auto Dealer

SCI’s Jeremy Wyant discusses the millennial generation’s impact on the automotive business.

Believe it or not, millennials are buying cars, a crazy thought based on most articles you read about this generation, which usually goes something like “Millennials: the instant gratification generation with a deep sense of entitlement and poor work ethic.” Honestly, nothing could be further from the truth. Sure, there are lots of people with those characteristics, but they exist in every generation.

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LoriCongratulations Lori!

SCI is proud to announce that Lori Murtagh, Chief Risk Leader, SCI Lease Corp was named Remarketer of The Year IARA.

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Congratulations Joanne!

SCI is proud to announce Joanne Peddle; Leader of Product was named Women & Automotive Profile in Leadership honoree.

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Congratulations Alicia!

SCI’s Leader of Dealer Support, Alicia Agnew was recognized for the Auto Remarketing Canada’s Under Forty.

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Early registration open for ‘Canada Night NAD’eh’ event!
Auto Remarketing Canada

It was announced in August that Barenaked Ladies would be performing at the “Canada Night NAD’eh” event at NADA Show 2019 in January. The Canada Night event is set for Jan. 24 at The Mezzanine SF and is designed to be an unofficial kickoff to NADA for the Canadian contingent of dealers and attendees heading to the convention.

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SCI is a Proud Sponsor for next year’s Canada Night NAD’eh event

MEZZANINE, San Francisco

It was announced this week that these 2018 Canadian Hall of Fame inductees and rockers extraordinaire will be performing at the “Canada Night NAD’eh” event at NADA Show 2019 in January.
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Digital technology impacts used car industry

Canadian Auto Dealer

In part 1 of this 2-part series, columnist Alan Bird interviews a remarketing industry insider to find out how digital technology is changing the auction and used car business.

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SCI proudly sponsors the Air Transat Golf for Wishes tournament
Angus Glen Golf Club,
Markham, Ontario

Golfers make dreams come true during a record-breaking year at Golf for Wishes. The 12th annual event raised an incredible $347,665 – setting a new record for fundraising in a single day at this event. Click here to read more.

IARA names Eric Janca as new Canada Committee co-chair.
Auto Remarketing Canada

TORONTO – The International Automotive Remarketers Alliance announced this week a new Canada Committee co-chair. Chosen for the IARA Canada position is Eric Janca, lease maturity and remarketing manager at SCI Lease Corp.

Janca was also a speaker at the Auto Remarketing Canada Conference earlier this week in Toronto, and offered analysis on insights and intel impacting the remarketing and pre-owned industry today. Click here to read more.

Registration open for Canada Night NAD’eh Canadian Auto World
Registration has opened for the event that promises to bring a slice of Canadiana to the Las Vegas Strip. That means the world’s biggest dealer event will kick off with a made-in-Canada party. The party will be held at Vinyl at The Hard Rock on Thurs., March 22 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Alan Doyle (from Great Big Sea) and the Beautiful Gypsies will perform for a crowd that could near 500.  Read More

Annual ABSC Alumni Cocktail Reception
VIP Night and ABSC Alumni Cocktail Reception

SCI is proud to co-host the annual Automotive Business School of Canada Alumni Reception. This event brings together industry friends and ABSC alumni to network and share stories.

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Congratulations to one of our own!

Jeremy Wyant receives the 2017 Automotive Business School of Canada Alumni Award

SCI is proud to recognize Jeremy Wyant, Manager of Dealer Performance as the recipient of the 2017 Automotive Business School of Canada Alumni Award. Congratulations Jeremy.

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ABSC Community Partner Award

Georgian College

SCI is honored to be a recipient of the Georgian College Board of Governors’ Community Partner Award.

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Mastering leads Canadian Auto Dealer
Digital leads are a critical component of dealership success, and some dealers are struggling to adapt their response to meet consumer expectations.

The problem is that lead management today is very structured and not nearly as intuitive and adaptive to the consumer as it probably should be, according to Alan Bird, President & Chief Executive Leader at SCI MarketView, a provider of digital lead management solutions and training. Read More


Alan H. Bird recognized with honorary diploma at Automotive Business School of Canada convocation Georgian College
Georgian College presented longtime volunteer and Automotive Business School of Canada (ABSC) honorary board member Alan H. Bird with the Board of Governors’ Honorary Diploma. Kevin Weaver, Vice President, International, Workforce Development and Partnerships conferred the diploma on Bird in a ceremony at the Barrie Campus on Thursday, Oct. 12. Read More

A changed landscape in Canadian auto finance
Automotive News Canada


The 2008 financial crisis sharply reshaped Canadian auto finance. Automaker captive finance companies that once dominated the auto loan and lease market lost nearly half their share within four years. Captives have since regained some share, but their hold is still significantly lower than it was in 2008. Click here to read more on how leasing is making a comeback.

The Executive Issue & Leading Independent Dealers
Automotive Remarketing Canada



At the Auto Remarketing Canada Conference earlier this spring, SCI Marketview president and chief executive leader Alan Bird was recognized as the 2017 Executive of the Year, an award presented by Canadian Black Book. Click here to read Alan’s interview on page 10 with Conrad Galambos from Canadian Black Book media relations.

ABSC recognizes SCI MarketView for continued support
Canadian AutoWorld


ABSC award 2017

SCI MarketView has been awarded Georgian College’s Board of Governors’ Community Partner Award for its contributions and support of the Automotive Business School of Canada (ABSC).  Click here to read the full story.

Women & Automotive Canadian Leadership Forum
Auto Remarketing Canada


Lori Murtagh was recently recognized with the Profiles in Leadership Award at the 2nd annual Women & Automotive Canadian Leadership Forum.  Click here to read her interview with Auto Remarketing Canada’s editor Joe Overby.

Awards on tap at AR Canada, Women & Automotive
Auto Remarketing Canada


Beyond the educational sessions and networking with peers in the Canadian automotive space, one of the highlights of the Auto Remarketing Canada Conference and the Women & Automotive: Canadian Leadership Forum is our annual awards.  Read More.