– Fleet Financials
has announced five nominees for 2006 Fleet Executive of the Year Award, co-sponsored by The CEI Group. The nominees are: Douglas Baldy, manager, corporate travel services and fleet, Eastman Kodak; Theresa Ragozine, worldwide director, travel and fleet, Johnson & Johnson; Don Schaefer, director, safety and fleet operations, USG Corp.; Vic Stewart, vice president of corporate purchasing, Advance Auto Parts; Joe Winarski, director of real estate and corporate services, Textron, Inc.The winner will be announced in Orlando, Fla., May 7, at an awards brunch at the Gaylord Palms Resort. The Gaylord Palms is also the site of the National Association of Fleet Administrators (NAFA) Fleet Management Institute (FMI) and the Law Enforcement Group (LEG) conference. Last year’s winner was Mike Dingman, senior VP, asset management, ValleyCrest Companies.