NEW YORK– New York-based fleet management provider Vehicle Tracking Solutions (VTS) signed up its first franchisee — Mark Repella from Austin, Texas. His aim will be to develop the VTS brand in Austin and San Antonio. VTS is the only company in the AVL industry offering franchise opportunities, according to

Previously, Repella owned and operated two auto repair companies and has 11 years of business ownership experience and a background in sales and management. 

VTS tracks approximately 10,000 vehicles 24 hours a day for clients in 32 states, operating offices in New York and New Hampshire.

VTS franchisees are able to operate from a home-based office or a business office, focusing on B2B marketing and sales. No royalty fees are levied upon VTS franchisees, and each sale earns recurring revenue.