Course #PPG9520

Forum Orientation for Platinum Distributors

The Platinum Forum Orientation is a great way to gain additional insight into the purpose, structure and value of the Platinum Forum Process. Forum groups are comprised of 16 to 20 owners, chief executive officers and chief operating officers from non-competing businesses located in different regions around the country. Forum groups operate independently with members electing their own officers, who will guide the group through agendas, meeting locations and other operating criteria.



Who Should Attend

Designed for non-competitive Platinum owners, CEOs and COOs who:

  • Have a growth perspective with concrete sales objectives
  • Want to improve their business
  • Communicate trhough email
  • Attend two forum meetings per year
  • Are willing to travel and provide for their own transporation and hotel expenses
  • Furnish financial data to the Platinum Profit Planning survey each year
  • Support the Platinum PPG stock plan in their business
  • Are in good credit standing with PPG

Course Length

2 days (16 Hours)

Class Size

5 Students Minimum, 20 Students Maximum

Class Cost

See class cost document

Course Objectives

To bring interested forum participants together from non-competing Platinum Distributors to discuss common problems; review industry and business issues; share financial benchmarks; and explore best practices for improving sales and profits. Learn how forums are based on the very popular Automotive Dealer 20 Groups that have provided mentoring and direction to car dealers for more than 20 years.

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