ARI Announces Three Management Promotions
ARI announced three management promotions on January 15. Frank Cardile was promoted to senior vice president of operations. As part of his promotion, Cardile has assumed responsibility for used vehicle sales while continuing his previous responsibilities for all operations departments at ARI. The operations departments at ARI include Operations, Fleet Management Services, Client Relations, and Used-Vehicle Sales.Carl Ortell was promoted to senior vice president of finance. Ortell has increased his responsibilities to oversee Finance, Accounting, International, and Information Systems.Bill Kwelty was promoted to chief information officer (CIO) and reports to Ortell. Kwelty is responsible or the day-to-day operations of the MIS, CIS, and IT departments. Kwelty has been with ARI for 37 years.