NORTHBROOK, IL - Donlen, North America's fastest growing fleet leasing and management company, joins GM, Ford, Ferrellgas, NGV America, Roush, and Anga as a lead sponsor of the Green Fleet Conference, a two-day conference dedicated to car and truck fleet professionals. The conference will be held in San Diego, California, on October 18-19.

As part of Donlen's sustainability leadership in the fleet management industry, Dan Hannan, Donlen SVP of Sustainability and Product Development, will be moderating a panel discussion: Proven ROI of Green Fleet Strategies. Joining Dan on the panel will be Chuck Kukal, Infinity Insurance; Sandra Koelzer, Apple Inc.; Mike Abrams, Ferrellgas; and James Thomas, Frito-Lay North America.

The panelists represent companies with a wide variety of vehicles including cars, SUVs, and light, medium, and heavy duty trucks. They will be sharing how they have been able to reduce their emissions and quantify meaningful cost savings by maximizing strategies that focus on lifecycle cost management and optimizing driver behavior. Working with Donlen's Strategic Consulting Services, some of these strategies include utilizing right vehicle selection, alternative fuels, and driver behavior training to help achieve results.

Donlen's Environmental Consultant, Chelsea Mathis, will be live tweeting the panel and other conference info via Donlen's Twitter feed: @donlengreenkey.

For more information on the Green Fleet Conference, visit

For more information on Donlen's sustainability services and programs, please contact Dan Hannan at 847-412-5402 or visit


About Donlen Corporation
Donlen, with headquarters in Northbrook, IL, offices nationwide, and strategic global partnerships, is a leading 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 2007-2010, a "Top 100 Global Outsourcing Leader" by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) each year from 2006-2009, and a Stevie Award Finalist as "Most Innovative Company" in 2010. For more information about Donlen visit


Originally posted on Automotive Fleet