LeasePlan USA announced on March 25 that its Fleet Management Services Division has been awarded ASE Blue Seal Certification for the seventh consecutive year. The certification recognizes automotive professionals committed to the highest level of quality service. The Blue Seal of Excellence Recognition Program was designed to recognize automotive professionals who are committed to service excellence and have earned a reputation of quality with its customers. The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), an independent, non-profit organization, was founded in 1972 to help consumers distinguish between incompetent and competent mechanics. ASE’s mission is to improve the quality of vehicle repair and service through the testing and certification of repair and service professionals.