Sonic Automotive Base CaseBy John McCormick | Posted 2003-10-01 Email Print
Re-Thinking HR: What Every CIO Needs to Know About Tomorrow's Workforce
CIO David Boatman has to support 5,000 PCs at 139 dealerships in 15 states.
Sonic Automotive Base Case
Headquarters: 5401 E. Independence Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28212
Phone: (704) 566-2400
Business: Sells cars and insurance, and offers repairs and maintenance services.
Chief Information Officer: David Boatman
Financials in 2002: Revenue of $7.1 billion; net income of $108.5 million, or a net margin of 1.5%.
Challenges: Simplify computing operations of a diverse, expanding network of auto dealers; improve technical support and reduce onsite visits.