NORTHBROOK, ILL. – Karen Abruzzi has joined Donlen Corporation, a provider of innovative fleet management systems, as vice president of marketing. In this position, she is responsible for all marketing, advertising, strategic planning and public relations activities.

Before joining Donlen, she spent 10 years with Thomson West, a division of The Thomson Corporation, a leader in legal and business information. Serving her last two years as regional marketing director, Abruzzi was responsible for three divisions that covered 193 sales territories, with revenues totaling $600 million.

Before rising through the ranks at Thomson, Abruzzi was assistant vice president of marketing and promotions for CNA Insurance Companies. She has also worked for MacMillan Publishing, Scott Foresman and Abbott Laboratories.

A graduate of Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, Abruzzi is a resident of Wadsworth, Ill

Originally posted on Fleet Financials