Media Spotlight

View the latest news, insights, and interviews with our team

Stay up to date with what’s happening in the dealership industry. Here you can find a range of videos, podcasts, and presentations from our team members about a wide range of top of mind topics. 

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ARTICLE: Are you ready for the future?

MNP’s Brent Tolmie spoke with Canadian Auto Dealer in May 2021 about the importance of succession planning as dealerships transition to both new generations and new models.

ARTICLE:  Budget 2021: the good, the bad — and what it all means

MNP’s Jeff Henkelman spoke with Canadian Auto Dealer about the 2021 Federal Budget, how it impacts dealerships, and what dealers can expect moving forward.

PODCAST: WEDA Connect — Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy (CERS)

MNP’s Trevor Tamke was featured on the Western Equipment Dealers Association March 2021 podcast to discuss the CERS and its impacts on dealerships.

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VIDEO: Canadian Auto Dealer — Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy (CERS)

MNP’s Trevor Tamke spoke with Canadian Auto Dealer in January 2021 to discuss the CERS and its impacts on dealerships.

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VIDEO: Canadian Auto Dealer — Cyber Threats and the Dark Web

MNP’s Eugene Ng spoke with Canadian Auto Dealer in October 2020 about how the pandemic has changed the cyber security risk landscape and how dealers can protect themselves.

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WEBINAR:  Find your way forward

We teamed up with NCM Associates and Canadian Auto Dealer for a four-part webinar series to help you navigate pandemic-related challenges. 

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VIDEO:  Canadian Auto Dealer automobiles — Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS)

MNP’s Trevor Tamke spoke with Affaires automobiles in July 2020 to discuss the CEWS and its impacts on dealerships.

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Video: Canadian Auto Dealer – Federal wage subsidy applications

MNP’s Trevor Tamke spoke with Canadian Auto Dealer on the new Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy, how dealerships can qualify and what the new additions mean.

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Video: Canadian Auto Dealer – Forecasting cash flow during the pandemic

MNP’s Michelle Miller talks about the critical steps dealers need to consider amid COVID-19

Insights

  • Performance

    April 27, 2021

    Dealerships and Budget 2021

    Find out the impacts on dealerships of proposed measures announced in the Federal Government’s 2021 Budget.

  • Progress

    February 23, 2021

    Quarterly Industry Update Dealerships Q4 2020

  • Performance

    January 14, 2021

    Does your automotive dealership qualify for the federal rent subsidy

    For automotive dealerships, understanding how they might qualify for the program can be difficult; the following are some key examples of what qualifies – and how you can benefit from the CERS.