FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Location Services Announces New Additions to the Leadership and Management Teams
October 23, 2019, Ann Arbor, MI – Location Services, LLC, a premier provider of loss-mitigation outsource solutions for the financial services industry, announced today exciting changes and new additions to the leadership team.
Location Services would like to introduce Mark Pohlman as the Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. Pohlman reports directly to CEO, Lee McCarty and is based out of the Ann Arbor, MI headquarters. Pohlman brings over 23 years of experience in accounting and finance and has spent 14 years in the auto finance industry. Pohlman held roles as Controller, Auto Finance Accounting and Securitization with Ally Financial; Division Controller at Allied Waste Industries and Audit Manager at Arthur Anderson. He earned his Bachelor of Science, Business Administration and Master of Accountancy from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.
Also joining the Location Services management team is Debbie Stokes. Stokes joins the remarketing team as the National Remarketing Manager. In her new role, she will oversee all aspects of Location Services’ remarketing activities for their network of clients. Stokes comes to Location Services from AutoNation Auction in Orlando where she spent the last year as their Assistant General Manager (AGM).
Stokes has extensive experience within the remarketing industry, including leading the remarketing division at PAR North America for 7 years. Prior to PAR, Stokes spent 13 years at Manheim Auctions, 3 years at CitiFinancial Auto as a Regional Remarketing Representative, and 6 years at ADESA-Tampa, with her last position there as AGM.
Location Services is also pleased to announce the additions of Michele Connell and Patrick Dunleavy as Directors of Business Development reporting up through Jerry Kroshus, Chief Client Relations Officer. Connell is based in Los Angeles and has spent the last 20+ years in senior roles at NCCI. She is very well respected in the industry and has established strong business partnerships along the way. Dunleavy is based in Burnt Hills, NY and has been with TCAR since 2005. Patrick Dunleavy is a third generation Dunleavy family member tied to the business and has extensive recovery and remarketing experience as a result.
Location Services is also proud to announce the promotion of Michael Eusebio to Senior Vice President of Operations effective immediately. Eusebio will continue to report to Eric Gerdes, President and Chief Operating Officer. Eusebio has over 20 years of leadership knowledge in
the loss mitigation industry including co-founding RepoRoute, President of Digital Dog Auto Recovery, and President of Redshift Investigation. This promotion opened the door to provide an advancement to Jason Stephens as the newly appointed Regional Vice President-Western Operations. Stephens will report directly to Michael Eusebio. Stephens made a name for himself in this industry as President and owner of Extreme Auto Recovery and held previous positions as Vice President of Digital Dog Auto Recovery and most recently as Director of Recovery Operations for the Western Region at Location Services.
Two of the greatest strengths of Location Services is its people and national footprint. These new additions and promotions to our leadership team are incredible assets to bolster our organizations continued growth and evolution to transform the loss mitigation industry.
About Location Services
Location Services offers a full range of services in the auto financial services industry, backed by best-in-class compliance, performance accountability and cutting-edge digital technology. Location Services provides efficient, effective and compliant recovery-management and loss mitigation services and solutions, including:
- Auto Refinancing – Auto Approve
- Skip Locate
- Collateral Recovery
- Impound Services
- Locksmith Services
- Transportation Services
- Remarketing Services
- Product Cancellations
- Title Services
- Administrative Services