LeasePlan USA has created newly created position within the LeasePlan organization designed to help new clients become familiar with LeasePlan’s processes, solutions, and service offerings. Named client activation manager was Laura Sears. In her new role, Sears will oversee the client activation process to ensure a smooth transition for each new client. Sears, a 20-year employee of LeasePlan, formerly was a senior account executive in the client service department. Her clients have included companies such as Nestle USA, American Greetings, Sherwin Williams, and Renaissance Hotels.