El Dorado Hills, Ca – May 8, 2017 – DigitalDog Auto Recovery (https://www.digitaldog.us/) announced today Jason Stephens has re-joined the California repossession, locksmithing, & transportation firm to further develop their growing footprint in the California repossession market, as well as exploring growth into other states. Jason Stephens comes with a wealth of experience, having spent over 20 years in daily management of repossession services companies.
Jason began his career in 1996 as a field agent; by the year 2000, while working for DigitalDog Auto Recovery he doubled the company’s service area to 4 branch offices. In 2004, Jason founded Extreme Auto Recovery. Over the next six years, Jason built Extreme Auto Recovery to service the entire state of California, as well as offices in Washington, Oregon, and Arizona. In 2010, with a growing family, and a changing industry landscape, Jason successfully sold Extreme Auto Recovery, being one of the largest purchases of a privately held repossession firm of the time period.
Jason Stephens re-joins DigitalDog Auto Recovery as Vice President of Business Development, continuing the expansion of DigitalDog’s success in providing high quality repossession, locksmithing, and transportation services to many of the nation’s top Automotive finance groups. “I am excited to re-join DigitalDog Auto Recovery starting a new challenge and look forward to working with the team to further develop their already existing culture of excellence in a challenging and changing market”, said Jason.
“This is the perfect time for Jason Stephens to join DigitalDog as Vice President of Business Development. We’ve selected a very strong leader at a time when DigitalDog is in a very strong position,” said DigitalDog Executive Vice President, James McNeil.
“Today’s pace of change is exponential. Every Agency, Lender and Forwarder is becoming digital, navigating a disrupted marketplace with rapidly changing fee structures and clients seeking safe harbor from both oversight and litigation risks. We have been preparing for this moment for well over 5 years. DigitalDog’s role in this industry wide transformation has never been more important. Our Executive team recognizes the needs to lean in and thrive in a highly dynamic environment with the goal of accelerating what is working very well for DigitalDog, and disrupting what needs to change. Jason is unique in his ability to translate vision and strategy into world-class execution. DigitalDog plans to enter our next chapter, which I am confident will be even more impactful and exciting than our last with the help of Jason’s leadership.” James went on to say.
Michael Eusebio, President added, “Jason’s experience and industry knowledge makes him a key addition to the DigitalDog family. We view his appointment as a sign of our commitment to being a leader in this industry. In this new compliance era, coupled with the increasing demand from our clients to keep repossession services cost efficient, led us to look for an addition to our team who will complement our ethos of innovation and exceptional service. We are very fortunate to bring Jason back to fulfill this new role. I am confident Jason will play key roles in developing new business opportunities for our company, while maintaining our mission statement of providing the highest quality of service to our clients.”