Bill Gibson, director of national sales for ELMS, passed away on August 26, 2021, in Orlando, Fla., following a brief illness. Gibson is best remembered for his fleet career at General Motors, where he retired on April 30, 2011, as director, sales for General Motors Fleet & Commercial Operations. He worked at GM for 38 years, which included 21 years in GM Fleet & Commercial Operation, which included rental, commercial, and global fleet sales.
August 28, 2021
ARI fleet customers will be able to view telematics data about the operating conditions of their General Motors vehicles in the fleet management company's fleet management portal, under a new data agreement.
October 25, 2018
Designated Chevrolet and GMC dealers will provide priority service and hours to fleet customers; offer them business financing and leasing options; handle remarketing and disposal; offer work-ready loaner vehicles; and offer 24-hour towing service.
March 1, 2013
Argentina continues to be the second-largest fleet market in South America. Fleet leasing is not prominent in Argentina; it is more common for corporations to purchase fleet vehicles.
February 13, 2013
As John F. Kennedy once said, “History is a relentless master. It has no present, only the past rushing into the future. To try to hold fast is to be swept aside.”
January 4, 2013
HONOLULU - General Motors announced it has joined The Gas Company (TGC) and ten other companies, agencies, and universities in an initiative to make hydrogen-powered vehicles and a fueling infrastructure a reality in Hawaii by 2015.
December 10, 2010
FAIRFIELD, CT - GE announced Nov. 11 it will purchase 25,000 electric vehicles by 2015 for its own fleet and through its Capital Fleet Services business - the largest-ever single electric vehicle commitment.
November 12, 2010
DETROIT - General Motors has announced fleet incentives on several 2011 Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, and GMC models, ranging from $500-$3,000.
July 6, 2010
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA - The J.D. Power and Associates 2010 Initial Quality Study found domestic auto brands, as a whole, have demonstrated higher initial quality than import brands for the first time.
June 18, 2010
DETROIT - Fleet sales for GM’s four core brands were 83,305 for the month of May.
June 8, 2010
DETROIT - Of the nine vehicles, this is the third consecutive year the Chevrolet Express Cargo Van, Chevrolet Silverado, and GMC Sierra ½ ton pickups earned the award.
June 4, 2010
BINGHAM FARMS, MI - Toyota, General Motors, and Ford led the way, earning multiple Vincentric awards in multiple segments.
May 21, 2010
DES PLAINES, IL - Wheels, Inc. recently announced the development and introduction of the latest addition to its vehicle telematics services, offered in partnership with Business Bridge a new service announced this week by General Motors Fleet and Commercial Operations.
May 21, 2010
DETROIT - Fleet industry professionals recently gathered in the "Motor City" for the 2010 NAFA Fleet Management Association Institute & Expo (I&E) April 24-27 at the Cobo Center in Detroit. Highlights included keynote speeches from the Detroit Three and this year's fleet manager award winners.
April 30, 2010
DETROIT - Dave Fitzwater, current regional manager of GM Fleet & Commercial Operations for the North Central Region, has been appointed to Cadillac southeast regional sales and marketing manager, effective Feb. 1. He will be replacing Jennifer Costabile.
January 15, 2010