Paul J Daly created the Automotive State of the Union in response to the chaos and fear of the COVID shutdown in early 2020 with the founding belief that “When Dealers Band Together, No Crisis Can Win.” He’s the Founder and CEO of Congruent, a full-service creative marketing agency that specializes in retail automotive. In 2019 he released “The Automotive Manifesto: How Brand Connection Can Save Retail Automotive” which received high praise from leaders inside and outside the industry. The startup Paul founded in 2003 was acquired by Dent Wizard International in 2018 enabling Paul to pivot his focus to serving and empowering other organizations to grow and thrive. His weekly Clarity Compressed Podcast has featured guests such as marketing master Gary Vaynerchuk, Carvana CEO Ernie Garcia, NYT bestseller and Storybrand CEO Donald Miller, and more. A Philly native, Paul calls Syracuse, NY home with his wife, four children, three dogs, two cats and whatever other pet his kids can talk him into.
Collaboration is Critical
How Vision, Influence, and Good Filmmaking Is Changing The Narrative
w/ Special Guests Vehicles For Change
The Always Insightful, Occasionaly Irreverent Show
The only Tonight-style show in automotive!
How acquisitions and succession can set the stage for the future
How to Keep the Human at the Center of Your Marketing Strategy and Execution
How to Develop Repeatable Processes That Leave People Smiling and Coming Back for More
Strategies From Dealers Who Invest In Objectivity And Action With Industry Partners
Leading Teams with Diverse Talents and Skill Sets