With 20 years of experience in the automotive industry, Mr. Banks is a well-respected expert, speaking at many of the major automotive conferences and conventions across the country. He is also a trusted source for the media and has been quoted in various publications, including The Wall Street Journal and USA Today, and has been a TV guest on Fox News and MSNBC.
Prior to NADA Used Car Guide, Mr. Banks worked as a senior director and manager at ALG for 13 years. At ALG, he helped establish a series of successful initiatives to improve and streamline the use of used vehicle market and pricing data to improve its forecasting model. Mr. Banks received his undergraduate degree from UC Santa Barbara and his MBA from Pepperdine University as well as a graduate certification in Foundations of Business Analytics. Outside of the office, Banks enjoys traveling, music, watching baseball, reading and just about anything outdoors.