About VRCG

Our Mission is to help make auto dealerships and rental car companies more efficient and profitable.

VRCG began as a consulting company back in 2001 and transitioned into a used car wholesaler and auto fleet sales company in 2003. Along the way, we’ve given industry-related presentations and perspectives to businesses and organizations ranging from hedge funds to non-profits, and all manner of companies in between. We’ve also been sought out by a diverse number of prestigious newspapers, columnists, business writers, reporters and enterprises throughout the United States, Canada, South America and Europe.

Our core team consists of experienced professionals with expertise in auto retail, remarketing and rental.

Dave Arney

Joined VRCG in 2003

Born and raised in the Detroit area, Dave has accumulated a comprehensive knowledge of automotive sales, fleet planning and management. He has extensive retail experience developing and directing multi point organizations. He also has 25-plus years of experience analyzing, creating strategies for, and executing fleet plans for large rental car companies throughout the country. His tenure in the business has exposed him to a wide variety of market conditions, changes in manufacturers’ focus, and cutting edge sales strategies. This experience, combined with his true “car guy” passion for the business, makes for a realistic approach that results in higher efficiencies and profits.

CRAIG GOODMAN

Joined VRCG in 2014

Craig Goodman brings 20 years of extensive fleet management, remarketing, and car rental experience to VRCG. Prior to joining our Company, his most recent positions included Midwest Remarketing Manager for Hertz Rent A Car, then Vice President of Fleet Operations for ACE Rent A Car, Inc. He finds solutions for a wide variety of customers including Dealerships, Rental Companies and lease companies throughout the country.

Craig enjoys spending time with his family, camping, snowmobiling, and coaching baseball. He resides in Fowler, IN with his wife and 3 children.

Jeff Warmolts

Joined VRCG in 2006

Jeff is a 39-year veteran of the car rental and remarketing industry. At one time, he owned and operated Southeast Michigan’s Thrifty Car Rental franchise, which consisted of a large airport location and nine suburban branches. He has a complete understanding of the car rental business and can offer solutions to the many challenges that an operator faces. His dealer customers range from small dealer operators to mega dealers throughout the country.

Jeff resides in lovely Plymouth, MI and travels to his cottage on the state’s west side every weekend that he can. He has two sons, a daughter, and two grandchildren.

Jeff Jenkinson

Joined VRCG in 2008

Jeff joined VRCG in early 2008 and brought 20 years of retail and automotive sales management experience with him. He began his automotive career in sales for a Ford, Lincoln, Mercury, Jeep and Nissan dealership where he was promoted to New Vehicle Sales Manager within a year. Jeff then spent 4 years honing his skills at an automotive wholesale company followed by 8 years as Used Vehicle Sales Manager and Finance Manager for a Ford, Lincoln, Mercury, Jeep dealership. He understands what dealers need.

Jeff and his Wife reside in White Lake MI. right on Pontiac Lake. He spends his summers on his boat, golfing and running. He enjoys snow skiing and snowmobiling in the winter months. Jeff has two daughters and four grandchildren.

Brian Champa

Joined VRCG in 2019

Brian brings over 8 years of experience in fleet management.  He began his career with Enterprise Fleet Services in  Detroit and then moved to Donlen Leasing serving the southern California, Arizona and Nevada markets.  Brian focuses on top-notch customer service and prides himself with finding the best solutions for his customers vehicle needs.  When away from the business Brian enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters.  He enjoys running, water skiing and snow skiing along with any other outdoor activities.

Glenn Martin

Joined VRCG in 2021

Glenn joined VRCG with 20 years of automotive account management experience under his belt. He worked as an Automotive Account Executive for the Detroit News, Macomb Daily and WXYZ-TV. Glenn is a proud graduate of MSU and when he is not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife, son and their Bernese Mountain Dog. You may also catch him working on his 100 year old Royal Oak home.

Kelley Cruickshank

Joined VRCG in 2016

Before joining VRCG, Kelley managed all the office functions for a Chevrolet Dealership. She then spent several years as a manager in the banking industry. Kelley is very focused on customer service. She makes sure the administrative and titling process runs smoothly.

When she’s not crunching numbers Kelley enjoys camping with her husband and two daughters. She resides in Holly, Michigan.

Tim Deem

Joined VRCG in 2017

Tim is our Logistics Manager. He ensures all vehicles are shipped and received in an effective and timely manner. Before coming to VCRG, he was a Regional Manager for a national banking company. When he’s off the clock, he enjoys spending time with his son Blake.

Jennifer Cummings

Joined VRCG in 2021

Prior to joining VRCG, Jennifer was an Administrative Assistant and Plan Review Technician for a local Municipality. Jennifer has many years of customer service and is a highly motivated employee. When she is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her young daughter Freya and her husband Christopher.

Testimonials

“VRCG has been a good supplemental source for our pre-owned department. I’ve been buying from Jeff for years; the process is easy and if there is ever a problem it is quickly resolved.”

Rick S – Buyer McCombs group, San Antonio TX

“I’ve been buying from VRCG for 10 years. They make it easy”

Scott Tekely – Suburban Toyota, Troy MI

“I’ve been doing business with VRCG for over 10 years. They are responsive to my needs whether I am looking for a particular vehicle or have a issue with one I have purchased. Jeff Jenkinson understands the market and always returns a call or email. I have recommended them to other stores in our auto group. Very satisfied!”

Don Rose - Classic Toyota, Mentor OH

“I have been doing business with VRCG for many years and bought many vehicles. Prices are great and so is the quality. You will NOT find a better company to do business with. I have NEVER had an issue with anyone one in the company. I consider Craig a great friend. They also handle all the transportation. All purchases are here in a timely manner. “

Steve Stroh - Total Eclipse Auto Sales, Red Bud IL

“VRCG has been a part of my procurement strategies for 9 years. I would definitely recommend them”

Todd Lochner, Principle Toyota, Memphis TN

“VRCG has been able to help find me the vehicles to keep my dealer inventory going through these unprecedented times. I appreciate the work Glenn and his team does to provide me with quality vehicles”

Ben Smith, Sandy Sansing Nissan, Foley, Alabama

“We have worked with Craig for over 7 years and VRCG is a great asset for finding used vehicles for our inventory. ”

Amish, Evansville Kia Hyundai, Evansville, IN

“I am always looking for another reliable source for inventory acquisitions. VRCG and Mike Hahn’s ability to service our account (interfacing with multiple levels within the organization) has been very helpful in finding the right vehicles at the right price. The process is simple and the transportation being included and makes this an easy choice to make for us.”

Darryl Ford - Atlanta GA

“VRCG has been a fantastic source for us for over ten years now. VRCG stands conducts business with total professionalism. I have and do recommend VRCG for inventory needs to all of my friends in the automotive business as a great source of pre-owned vehicles.”

Tim Ringold – Benna Ford, Superior WI

“I would like to take the opportunity to thank VRCG and their team for the great customer service that we receive. Titles are received promptly and questions answered in a timely manner. It is a pleasure to do business with such a professional organization.”

Jeanne Adam – Red McCombs Business Office

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