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VinSolutions CEO Lori Wittman
Lori Wittman
113 Ratings
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  • "Vin needs to be better about managing bad hires out of the organization(in 9 reviews)

  • "For starters you have to talk to car dealers every day and if you're not ready for that it can be jarring(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Review Vin"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at VinSolutions

      Pros

      It was indeed a great company

      Cons

      I had no complaints from the company

      VinSolutions2015-12-24
    • "good"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at VinSolutions full-time

      Pros

      good management s gooood

      Cons

      nohing there is no cons for the company

      VinSolutions2015-04-28
    • Helpful (1)

      "Fun and innovative engineering organization"

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      Current Employee - Software Engineering Manager in Mission, KS
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at VinSolutions full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      - The engineering org is constantly pushing to adopt current technologies (AWS, React, .NET Core) instead of sticking with the legacy tech decisions. I've learned SO much about cloud development, dev ops, and service resiliency since I joined. - Leadership is open to new ideas, and everyone has a voice. Talking with senior management and executives is not intimidating. - Great track record of hiring and retaining...

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      Cons

      Everyone in the engineering org is salaried, but we still have to submit timesheets every week. This is something that could be automated by integrating with our work tracking tools. Annnnnnd that's it. It's hard to complain when I love coming to work and get paid a competitive salary to do so.

      Advice to Management

      Maintain the existing culture and keep the startup growth mindset going. The excitement in the engineering organization is fueled by a few key factors: - They get to use new and modern technology. Everyone feels like they're growing and learning. - They're given exciting and important projects to work on. - They get HONEST feedback about the success of products, both good and bad. Everyone I work with appreciates...

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      VinSolutions2019-05-03
    • Helpful (1)

      "Great Company, great benefits and room to grow"

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      Current Employee - Lead Generator in Mission, KS
      Recommends
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at VinSolutions full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Room to grow Great benefits Good people Willingness to work with your schedule

      Cons

      Some weekends Inconsistent employee feedback Communication could be improved in the BDC Department.

      Advice to Management

      Keep One-On-Ones on schedule. When you set time aside to meet with your employees, don't continually blow them off. Things get busy, but when a meeting gets pushed back week after week, it hurts morale.

      VinSolutions2019-04-15
    • "Awesome Company"

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      Former Employee - Product Trainer 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at VinSolutions full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Great management & Opportunities for advancement

      Cons

      Lots of travel (but they tell you this ahead of time)

      VinSolutions2019-04-15
    • "Best Company Ever"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mission, KS
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at VinSolutions full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      This interview process alone, was worth every minute. Our leadership is amazing, open, fun, interesting, intelligent , I can go on and on. Our team members the best of the best!!!

      Cons

      Absolutely NONE! This company is by far, the best out there.

      VinSolutions2019-03-25
    • "Not a terrible company, but improvements in management and culture must be made. LACK OF DIVERSITY!"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mission, KS
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at VinSolutions full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      Small depts, Bonuses, Some WFH ability

      Cons

      No DIVERSITY Racist culture Disrespectful and unprofessional Directors Low pay No room for professional growth

      Advice to Management

      Hire a diverse workforce. Let go of some of the Directors. More diversity training. Pay people!

      VinSolutions2019-03-06

      VinSolutions Response

      March 14, 2019SVP and GM

      It’s disappointing to hear you did not feel the diversity and inclusion of our culture during your time with us. Diversity and inclusion are major initiatives for Cox Automotive and at VinSolutions it is my mission and the mission of the entire Vin Leadership Team to make sure we ...

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    • "Great company! Too many bosses!"

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      Current Employee - Performance Manager in Minneapolis, MN
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at VinSolutions full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Great work/life balance Benefits Great team!

      Cons

      So many bosses, they don’t even agree on chain of command. A lot of finger pointing when stuff hits the fan.

      Advice to Management

      Communicate more proactively, stop waiting to put out fires

      VinSolutions2019-02-20
    • Helpful (1)

      "Great Culture"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at VinSolutions full-time for more than 6 years

      Pros

      Fun environment to work in.

      Cons

      Wish we had more remote capabilities

      VinSolutions2019-01-17

      VinSolutions Response

      February 6, 2019SVP and GM

      Thank you for the review. I am happy to hear that you are enjoying your time here. I wish you continued success.

    • "The reviews are legit - this is a GREAT place to work."

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      Current Employee - Digital Marketing Specialist in Mission, KS
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at VinSolutions full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Great benefits and tons of PTO. Relaxed environment. Lots of opportunity for professional growth within the company. Monthly snack allowance or free gym membership - you pick. Nice raises and good yearly bonus. Lots of training resources. This last one may sound silly, but this has not been the case with most places I've worked - unlimited supply to kleenex and office supplies! No more having to buy your own tissues and...

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      Cons

      You do need to be mindful of your work/life balance. I've caught myself working when I shouldn't frequently. Also, a few of the roles are underpaid from what I've seen - but overall the pay is really good for most departments. The plus on that is that HR recruiters wont waste your time - they'll tell you straight up what the pay for the role is before you get too deep into the interview process.

      Advice to Management

      Keep on going strong! I've never worked for such a great group of people. I know Vin/Cox is massive, so I'm sure that there are some "yikes" managers in the mix - but in Mission, KS - every manager I have come across thus far is deserving of their leadership role.

      VinSolutions2019-01-03

      VinSolutions Response

      February 6, 2019SVP and GM

      I love the positive feedback. Work life balance is very important, I think we all need to be reminded to unplug and focus on being in the moment. I am happy to hear you are experiencing firsthand the emphasis we place on the quality of our management team. I look forward to you growing ...

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