NADA Board of Directors

Robert Vail

NADA Vice Chairman, Region I
Metropolitan New York City

Bob Vail is president of Vail Buick GMC in Bedford Hills, N.Y. He started in the automotive business working in his father's Studebaker dealership. Vail represents metropolitan New York's franchised new-car dealers on the board of directors of the National Automobile Dealers Association. (Term: January 2017-February 2024)

Industry Service

  • Chairman, Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association, 2014-2016
  • Finance Committee Chair, Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association, 2012-present
  • Director, New York State Automobile Dealers Association, 1995-2013
  • President, Westchester Chevy Dealers
  • Board member, Buick GMC LMA, 2009-present


  • Bachelor's degree, Pace University, Pleasantville, N.Y.

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Vail Buick GMC
606 Bedford Road
Bedford Hills, NY 10507


  • Buick, GMC


Industry Relations, Nominating, Regulatory Affairs

Dealership Operations, Industry Relations, Public Affairs, Regulatory Affairs