Jorge Antico, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, now resides in Los Angeles, California as a US citizen since 1986. He founded and operated Wilshire West Management Company, a real estate development company in Los Angeles, California between 1980 and 1995. He also founded Coast Engineering and Construction Corporation (CECC) in 1982 to take care of real estate remodeling and grew from a residential general contracting firm to an industrial fuel system and environmental remediation company for the US Departments of Defense and Interior. Antico acquired Rubeck Engineering and later a majority share of Atlantis Group (Nasdaq) for which he served as CEO and Chairman of the Board.
Jorge acquired Santa Monica Auto Center in California between 1998 and 2002. With an education in business management, accounting, and computer science, he identified the automotive Aftermarket’s need for transactional service-data aggregation, family-owned vehicle fleet service management.
In 1999, Jorge founded eAutoClub, Inc. (www.eautoclub.com) and developed the first auto-service machine-learning AI for the automotive Aftermarket service industry. Santa Monica Auto Center operations served as a testing laboratory while developing the natural-language predictive CRM, commercially known as ServiceIntelligence (www.SIAutoPro.com).
By 2005, eAutoClub had integrated detailed transactional service records from 53 different shop management systems. eAutoClub entered into a joint marketing agreement with Snap-On and Mitchell1 between 2007 to 2011. eAutoClub is a sole provider of Aftermarket auto-service predictive AI to augment Service Adviser accuracy and customer satisfaction.
eAutoClub’s goal is to deliver a superior consumer service experience by optimizing the Aftermarket’s automotive supply chain with an authoritative service-need AI at the POS and real-time communication among part and lubricant manufacturers/distributors, service dealers, and vehicle owners.
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