Gary Rappeport Retiring, Wright Express Changes Name, Blue Tree Expanded, GM Canada and OEConnection, NexTraq and Vonigo Offer Centralized Solution, New Clean Cities Coalition Starts Up
Long-Time Donlen CEO Gary Rappeport Retiring
Hertz Corp. announced that Donlen CEO Gary Rappeport will be retiring at the end of this year. He’ll be replaced by Donlen’s current President and COO, Tom Callahan.
Wright Express Now Has a New Corporate Name
Wright Express has changed its name to WEX Inc. to reflect the company’s transformation and growth strategies. The corporate focus is targeted on physical, digital, and virtual corporate card payment solutions for businesses.
Blue Tree Systems Fleet Management System Expanded
The R:Com fleet management system from Blue Tree Systems has been expanded to include all vehicle types – pickups, cargo vans, and passenger vehicles. Features include advanced temperature, fuel and hours-of-service management, and driver performance analysis.
GM Canada Working with OEConnection for Fleet Maintenance Automation
OEConnection LLC, a parts e-commerce technology leader for OEM distribution networks, has an agreement with General Motors Canada to provide a web-based billing and claims solution that will power GM Canada’s new National Fleet Maintenance Program.
NexTraq and Vonigo Partner to Offer One Centralized Solution
GPS vehicle tracking and fleet management solutions provider NexTraq has partnered with Vonigo to streamline service company operations across multiple locations, making complex tasks like client relations, estimating, scheduling, work orders and invoicing simple.
86th Clean Cities Coalition Started in Asheville, NC
The U.S. Department of Energy has officially designated the Land of Sky Clean Vehicles Coalition in Asheville, NC, as the 86th Clean Cities Coalition in the nation. A celebration was held at the Baker Exhibit Center Lawn Event Area at the NC Arboretum, where stakeholders like Alliance AutoGas and Blossman Gas signed a Memorandum of Understanding indicating their support for the goals of coalition.