With decades of experience, the management team at Open Dealer Exchange is committed to bringing true electronic contracting to the vehicle finance industry. With a background in the vehicle finance arena, we're committed to bringing you the very best.
Steve Luyckx is President and General Manager of Open Dealer Exchange (a joint venture between Reynolds & Reynolds and CDK Global, formerly ADP Dealer Services). He is responsible for overseeing all areas of business including Credit Bureau relationships, lender/provider development, training, product development, sales, marketing, communications, finance and administration, information technology and managing all board matters. Prior to this position, Luyckx was Senior Manager of Credit Strategies for Daimler Chrysler Financial Services Americas. He was responsible for establishing the overall direction for credit granting & point-of-sale business processes, credit partnerships and related technologies to enhance Chrysler Financial’s dealer value proposition. More specifically, his efforts included the expansion of point-of-sale technology capabilities with RouteOne, Dealer Service Providers (DSPs), e-contracting/eForms, Electronic Fund Transfers (EFT) and the improvement of automated credit processes.
Luyckx graduated with a Master's degree in Corporate Finance from Walsh College and a Bachelor's degree in Logistics Management from Michigan State University.
Mike Mengyan is Chief Financial Officer for Open Dealer Exchange, LLC. Mengyan has extensive experience overseeing business performance and strategic growth initiatives in a variety of industries including technology, investment banking, consumer products, manufacturing, and retail operations. As CFO, he is responsible for the overall financial management of the company, as well as driving long-range planning and corporate and strategic development. Prior to joining the company, Mengyan served in Director-level financial and operational roles including Fortune 500 companies and smaller entrepreneurial ventures.
Mengyan graduated with a Master's degree in Business Administration from DePaul University in Chicago and a Bachelor's Degree from Michigan State University.
Tom Barretta is the Chief Technology Officer for Open Dealer Exchange, LLC. Prior to joining ODE, Barretta traversed the technology spectrum as a developer in multiple languages, network engineer, systems architect, technical mentor, trainer and technology leader. His work has been focused primarily on the Automotive, Insurance and Digital Rights Management Industries. As CTO, Barretta oversees all current and future technologies, leveraging business knowledge to align technology-related decisions with the organization's goals.
Barretta graduated from Lawrence Technological University with a Bachelor's Degree in Architecture and Design.
Carl Ciaramitaro is Managing Director for the Provider Exchange Network at Open Dealer Exchange, LLC. He is responsible for establishing Sales, Product and Operational strategies, and overseeing the implementation of those strategies. Prior to joining ODE, Ciaramitaro's experience was in Healthcare Information Technology, primarily Biomedical and Facility Engineering. His focus was on was Computerized Maintenance Management Systems, holding leadership, sales and product management positions with a company whose products are used by over 1800 hospitals around the world.
Ciaramitaro graduated with a Master's degree in Business Administration from Oakland University and a Bachelor's Degree from Central Michigan University.
Ron Greer is Vice President of Provider Services at Open Dealer Exchange, LLC. He is responsible for developing business partnerships with F&I Product Providers for the Provider Exchange Network (PEN) division. Prior to this position, Greer held leadership positions in Product Management, Operations and Sales at Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP) and EDS. In those positions, he developed implementation and software utilization programs to support the launch and development of the Saturn Retailer System, an industry-first enterprise solution which integrated the Saturn Corporate Systems with the Dealership Software.
Greer graduated from Northwood University with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management and Automotive Marketing.