America’s Group Hires Chris Elliott as Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions

Carmel, IN – November 8th, 2023 – America’s Group (the “Company”), including America’s Auto Auction and AXLE Funding, leading nationwide vehicle auction/remarketing and floorplan finance companies, announces today that Chris Elliott has been hired as Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions for the Company.

Chuck Tapp, CEO of the Company, states, “Along with his exceptional background with M&A, Chris has a formidable expertise in the strategy and financial innovations needed to manage the growth of America’s Group.”   

“I am thrilled to be joining the America’s team to help drive their growth efforts across the U.S.,” said Elliott. “I believe my strong and varied experience with corporate development, consulting, and finance will help position America’s Group and America’s Auto Auctions as the growth leaders of the industry.

Elliott was formerly the Director of Corporate Development for M&A at Sweeping Corporation of America. He received his BS in Finance and Economics from John Carroll University and MBA from Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University and is an M&A Roll-Up Expert credited with over 70 Acquisitions.

About America’s Group

America’s Group (the “Company”) is comprised of America’s Auto Auction and AXLE Funding, leading nationwide vehicle auction / remarketing and floorplan finance companies. 

America’s Auto Auction is a full-service used-vehicle auction services provider that facilitates the wholesale remarketing of used vehicles for B2B customers, delivering a critical liquidity function to enable the used car sales ecosystem. Based in Carmel, IN, America’s Auto Auction facilitates the selling and buying of used vehicles at physical auction sites across 19 states as well as on digital platforms. The Company’s daily mission is simple and straightforward: to provide high quality service and operational execution for dealers and institutional customers.

America’s Group / America’s Auto Auction contact:

Melissa Miller, Director of Marketing

[email protected]


Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions

America’s Group