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PARS Ross Replaces Langness as VP of Sales and Client Relations

PARS has named Teri Ross its new VP of sales and client relations following the retirement of Terry Langness, a fleet industry veteran who will end his tenure with the company by the end of January.

ComEd, which was named a Top Green Fleet by Chicago Area Clean Cities, provides service to approximately 4 million customers across northern Illinois, 70 percent of the state’s population. ComEd operates more than 1,750 trucks using biodiesel fuel. In 2016, ComEd used nearly 600,000 gallons of cleaner-burning biodiesel instead of regular diesel fuel. Photo courtesy of Chicago Area Clean Cities Coalition.

Chicago Area Clean Cities Recognizes Top Green Fleets for 2017

Winners for this year included commercial and government fleets such as FedEx Express and the City of Chicago.

Chevin Recaps Growth in 2017

Chevin recapped its growth in 2017, which was highlighted by a number of awards that waere bestowed to the company, which included the honor "Best Fleet Software Provider 2017."

Petroleum Solutions Partners with ChargePoint for EV Charging

Petroleum Solutions, Inc. (PSI) has partnered with ChargePoint to expand its offerings in the traditional fueling market for fleets by introducing electric vehicle (EV) charging stations.

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Merchants Names Regional Sales Manager

Greg Williams will focus on the Chicago, Saint Louis and Kansas City markets.

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Element Names VP of Truck Sales

Melissa Belkin will be responsible for developing and implementing new business sales strategies for Element’s heavy duty trucking business.

Graphic courtesy of Geotab.

Geotab Launches Roadside Service Solution

Geotab is offering a service designed to reduce vehicle downtime via a comprehensive roadside assistance management solution.

Geotab Adds Fleet365 for Microsoft Dynamics 365 to Marketplace

Fleet365 brings Geotab data into Dynamics 365 to provide an integrated fleet management solution for Microsoft Dynamics 365 field services customers.

Chevin Clients Asking for More Mobility Features

Chevin Fleet Solutions has seen a significant increase in requests from clients to add mobility-related features to its fleet software, the company announced.

Derive Hires Executives to Grow Fleet Business

Derive Systems has hired Erica Fine as director of strategic sales for enterprise and Bob Bowe as senior director of business development to lead fleet sales and strategy, the company announced.

Nissan North America Adopts Chevin Software

Chevin Fleet Solutions is now implementing its web-based, enterprise-level software FleetWave at Nissan North America, the software provider announced.

(from upper left to right) Bensel, Denmyer, Latzko, and Villella

CEI Group Names Four Vice Presidents

The CEI Group has promoted four individuals to vice president who have been "major contributors to the success that both CEI and Element have realized over the past few years," according to the company.

(From left to right) Ahsan Rahim, COO, Wheels; Dave Decker, director, strategic planning, Canfield; Nate Gibson, VP of sales, Canfield; Larry Gibson, president and CEO, Canfield; Joe Brightwell, supply chain manager, Wheels; Steve Wolff, VP of operations, Wheels

Wheels Recognizes Upfit Supplier of the Year

Wheels Inc. named Canfield Equipment as the recipient of its 2017 Upfit Supplier of the Year Award for performance excellence, exemplary service, and innovation. This is the second year the award has been presented by the fleet management company.

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Cyber Switching Launches Electrical Management System

The EMD's deployment reports data and manages power for a building's devices, machinery, and electric vehicle charging stations.

MetroGistics’ Monster Mash Fundraiser Nets $24K

Auto transport company MetroGistics raised $24,148 at its annual Monster Mash Halloween Party that will be evenly distributed to Helping Strays – The Humane Society of Monroe County, Illinois, and the Humane Society of St. Clair County SNAP (Spay, Neuter, Adopt and Protect) in China, Michigan.

Driving Dynamics Offers Mobile-Based Driving Lessons

Driving Dynamics has begun offering a new learning management system called DrivActiv that's optimized for mobile devices, according to the company.

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Mike Albert Fleet Solutions Hires EVP of Sales

Mike Albert Fleet Solutions has hired Ted Cain as executive vice president of sales, the Cincinnati-based fleet management company has announced.

DonlenDriver Mobile App Adds Telematics Function

Donlen has added a telematics functionality to its mobile app offering, designed to improve safety and provide drivers with a way to view telematics data.

Photo courtesy of Azuga.

Terminix Implements Azuga Safety Tech in Fleet

Terminix Service Inc. has installed Azuga safety technology in over 300 fleet vehicles to improve fleet safety management and encourage safe driving behaviors.

Multiforce Systems Introduces EV Charging Controllers

Multiforce Systems Corp. has launched FuelForce EV, a new line of fuel controllers designed to provide energy management and control for fleets or organizations charging electric vehicles, the company announced.

Photo of Toyota's first U.S. headquarters in Hollywood, Calif., courtesy of Toyota.

Toyota Celebrates 60 Years in the U.S.

Since its humble beginnings in a 3,000-square-foot, one-time Rambler dealership, Toyota has woven itself into the cultural fabric of America. Sixty years in, it encompasses a presence in every state, including 10 manufacturing facilities and nearly 1,500 Toyota and Lexus dealerships.

U.S. Bank Voyager Network's Fleet Card Adds Chip

The U.S. Bank Voyager Network is adding a security chip to its fleet card that will be available in the summer, Mastercard and U.S. Bank have announced.

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LeasePlan Hires Regional VP for D.C. Area

LeasePlan USA has hired Jon Stafford as a regional vice president to oversee five states and Washington, D.C., the Alpharetta, Ga.-based fleet management company has announced.

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LeasePlan Sets Up Michigan-Ohio Sales Region

LeasePlan USA has established a sales region in Michigan and Ohio to develop new business, the Alpharetta, Ga.-based fleet management company has announced.

Photo courtesy of Chevin

Chevin Unveils New User Interface

Chevin’s fleet management software has been updated with a modern user interface.

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