Bill Cariss

President and CEO of Holman Strategic Ventures

Bill Cariss is the President and CEO of Holman Strategic Ventures. This team leverages the many core assets and technologies across all Holman business through a combination of start-ups and joint ventures with key partners, as well as strategic investments in early-stage companies. He began his career at Holman Enterprises at ARI in 1984 and joined the retail operations in 1996 as Executive Assistant to the President of Holman Enterprises.

He was named Vice President of Dealership Operations in 2001 and President of Retail Operations in 2015. During that time, he was responsible for operational, financial, and corporate development activities, and led the acquisition of Kuni Automotive in 2016.