Vice president of Sales and Marketing
Gratis Solutions is honored to welcome Mr. Robert Hitte of California to serve as Vice president of Sales and Marketing
Robert comes to us with more than 18 years in the automotive retail space, 12 years in executive and platform management, Robert has extensive experience in retail dealer operations specializing in strategic management, income development and sales training. Being highly process driven, his ability to implement and execute an employee and customer centric environment proved to be a highlight during his retail success.
An industry leading progressive in digital marketing, Robert’s path would lead him to the automotive technology sector where he was able to impact dealers on a larger platform helping them create an extraordinary experience for their customers. We look forward to implementing and taking advantage of Robert’s vast knowledge of software technology for this vertical.
Founder, President & CEO
Mrs. Long is a serial entrepreneur with 16 years experience in automotive CRM. Her previous company, Prize Corporation, produced the first web-based CRM solution in this vertical, named ReckonUp, which was acquired by an international company, IzmoCars.
Mrs. Long is a graduate of NADA Dealer Academy; she holds a bachelor’s degree in physics and engineering, and a Masters in Nuclear Physics. She resides in Signal Mountain, TN, and is the proud mother of three grown children.