HOOKSETT, NH - Merchants Leasing is pleased to announce that Dave Russo has joined the company as Regional Sales Manager.

Mr. Russo joins Merchants with 17 years of fleet leasing experience beginning at Ryder Corporation, GE Capital, and most recently Donlen. Dave has had an outstanding record of sales achievement closing numerous mid and large market fleets. He is a native of Massachusetts where he received a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Westfield State College.

Dave has excelled in developing fleet business ranging from small privately held firms to Fortune 500 accounts. He will focus on business opportunities in Southern New England including prospects in Massachusetts, Connecticut and New York State. Dave is an avid hockey and golf player, as well as a Boston sports team enthusiast. He resides in Goffstown, NH with his wife Coleen and three children; Dave Jr., Kendall, Jack.