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Donlen Names Senior VP of Client Relations

May 14, 2010 - Press Release

NORTHBROOK, IL - Donlen, North America's fastest growing fleet leasing and management company, has named Jim Kachidurian as its new Senior Vice President of Client Relations.

"We are excited to have Jim join our team," said Tom Callahan, Donlen's President and Chief Operating Officer. "Jim is a proven industry leader with extensive international experience. His focus on cultivating strong client relations with an emphasis on long-term customer satisfaction will be a true asset to Donlen."

Kachidurian has more than 20 years of industry experience, most recently as Senior Vice President, Corporate Lending, at GE Capital where he focused on Fortune 500 companies. Prior to that, he held several global commercial and P&L positions within GE. He held other positions with Trans Ocean Leasing and Textainer, where he was responsible for sales and operational activities in the US, Canada, Central America, and Mexico.

"I am thrilled to join Donlen's world-class organization," Kachidurian said. "I look forward to working with Tom and everyone at Donlen to build our existing client relationships and forge new ones."


Kachidurian has a B.S. from the University of Colorado in International Business and Transportation and Distribution Management. In addition, he has significant business management training through the Crotonville Executive Leadership Center, as well as training in Six Sigma, Employee Development, and Product Management.

About Donlen Corporation

Donlen, with headquarters in Northbrook, IL, and offices nationwide, is a global provider of innovative fleet management programs. Since 1965, Donlen has offered its clients highly personalized and responsive customer service. Donlen has been recognized as one of Crain's Chicago Business "List of 20 Best Places to Work in Chicago" for 2009 and 2010, National Association for Business Resources "101 Best and Brightest Places to Work For in Chicago" in 2007, 2008 and 2009, and as a "Top 100 Global Outsourcing Leader" by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) each year from 2006-2009. For more information about Donlen visit


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