Herbert Pruitt, CAFM, PMP was named director of fleet operations at Verizon in Basking Ridge, N.J. He assumed this position in August.
Prior to joining Verizon, Pruitt was director, fleet operations for Pacific Gas and Electric Company. Earlier, Pruitt was assistant director for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security headquarters in the Washington D.C. metro area where he led an organization responsible for managing an asset portfolio valued at approximately $12.5 billion.
These assets included 57,000 vehicles, vessels, and aviation equipment supporting enterprise initiatives across an agency of approximately 240,000 employees and 200,000 contractors.