Sponsored by Merchants Fleet, the Fleet Visionary Award recognizes new voices in fleet management. The Fleet Visionary Award is open to any fleet professional with 10 years or fewer in the industry with a commercial fleet of 50 vehicles or more.
Fleet Financials and Automotive Fleet are now accepting nominations for the 2019 Fleet Executive of the Year award. The deadline for nominations is June 3. The award is sponsored by The CEI Group.
Fleets continue to use tried and true methods to curb fuel spend, but as technologies evolve and new trends arise, staying on top of new developments in the industry becomes essential as well.
More fleet managers reported their salaries rising in 2018 when compared to 2016, which many attribute to increases that are based on achieving corporate goals.
Merchants Fleet CEO Brendan P. Keegan and Senior VP of Sales Tom Coffey discussed the significance of the rebranding summit, and what it means for clients, employees, and the entire company.
The fleet procurement process, like most other aspects of fleet, is heavily dependent on the capabilities of modern-day technology. Online-based procurement systems help fleet and procurement professionals understand more about their operations so they can make impactful decisions.
Fleet managers should collaborate with a procurement contract specialists and the company's legal department to review commercial terms of a contract.
The Hourglass Foundation looks to offer financial aid to high school
seniors nationwide who have demonstrated a passion and drive to achieve their life goals by attending a community college or trade school.
Mark Leuenberger oversees both fleet and procurement at Cox Enterprises, a company that he has been with for 20 years.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a European Union regulation that requires organizations to inform users of its services regarding the personal data that it gathers of them and what the information will be used for. For multinational fleets, this means properly managing user data is more important than ever.
Implementing proactive strategies will help keep fleets prepared to handle potential obstacles that hinder efficiency.
Consistent education and monitoring of driver behavior can help prevent potential liability issues.
Despite being flat, crashes are still a problem for fleets, and data reported for the 2017 calendar-year has identified some of the biggest obstacles.
Fleets are gravitating away from sedans and toward SUVs/crossovers, due in part to their improved MPG, roomier interior, and AWD options.
The annual award recognizes exceptional leadership by those in the industry who hold the title of vice president or higher and have other responsibilities beyond fleet. Three fleet executives have been nominated to receive the award this year.