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DHG Dealerships and California New Car Dealers Association Enter Into Licensed Vendor Agreement

Charlotte, N.C., February 13, 2019 – Dixon Hughes Goodman (DHG), a U.S. top 20 public accounting and advisory firm, and California New Car Dealers Association (CNCDA) are pleased to announce that the two organizations have entered into a licensed vendor agreement.

As part of their agreement, DHG Dealerships will partner with the CNCDA as a strategic advisor to host webinars and events regarding important accounting issues and industry trends affecting California new car dealerships. DHG Dealerships will also submit periodic informational articles on matters of interest to the CNCDA members. Additionally, DHG Dealerships will be available to assist with a variety of accounting, tax and advisory issues that impact the industry.

“DHG Dealerships’ reputation as an experienced dealership firm and their passion for the industry will be very beneficial to our CNCDA members,” remarked Brian Maas, President of CNCDA.

“We are excited to be the licensed public accounting vendor for the CNCDA,” said Buddy Dearman, Managing Partner of DHG Dealerships. “This partnership is not only symbolic of the success we’ve experienced, but also a result of the ultimate client experience we deliver to dealership clients in California and across the nation. We look forward to working more closely with CNCDA and its members to help educate and inform them about important industry matters.”

About Dixon Hughes Goodman

With more than 2,000 people in 13 states, Dixon Hughes Goodman ranks among the nation’s top 20 public accounting firms. Offering comprehensive assurance, tax and advisory services, the firm focuses on major industry lines and serves clients in all 50 states as well as internationally. Visit for additional information.

About DHG Dealerships

DHG Dealerships has a team of dedicated professionals working exclusively with dealerships across the country. We serve more than 3,000 dealership clients across all 50 states, representing dealership groups of all sizes. Providing our clients with industry thought leaders in our Assurance, Tax and Advisory Service Groups, we consult on best practices to help maximize efficiencies, increase profits and understand risk management.


For more than 95 years, CNCDA has represented the interests of California’s franchised new car dealers. CNCDA members are primarily engaged in the retail sale and lease of new and used motor vehicles, but also provide customers with automotive products, parts, service and repair. Our members sold more than 2 million new cars and trucks in 2017 and employ more than 140,000 Californians, significantly contributing to our state’s economy. As the nation’s largest state association of franchised new car and truck dealers—with nearly 1,200 members—CNCDA serves its members by providing legal compliance and legislative, regulatory and legal advocacy.

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