John Clavadetscher

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John Clavadetscher, Chief Revenue Officer

John Clavadetscher serves as chief revenue officer for Cars.com. In this position, Clavadetscher oversees the company's local direct and major account businesses, which includes managing strategic relationships with more than 20,000 local automotive dealers and partnerships with national dealer groups and over 30 car manufacturers.



Clavadetscher joined Cars.com in 1999 and is responsible for setting the sales and customer acquisition and service strategy, ensuring the company meets its revenue and retention goals. He currently oversees a team of nearly 500 sales personnel nationwide. Clavadetscher strives to create an environment that enables his team to succeed through training, development and communication, turning them into consultants who help their dealer customers better reach and influence today’s consumers through data-driven insights.



Clavadetscher received a bachelor's degree in American studies from Georgetown University, graduating Phi Beta Kappa.