SOURCE: ARI - Automotive Resources International

ARI - Automotive Resources International

August 04, 2009 11:35 ET

ARI Names Dan Fierro and Robert Zavitz as District Sales Managers

MT. LAUREL, NJ--(Marketwire - August 4, 2009) - Automotive Resources International (ARI), a leading global fleet solutions provider specializing in complex car and truck fleets, announces the appointment of Dan Fierro in its Western Regional Office and Robert (Robb) Zavitz in its North Central Regional Office.

Each will be responsible for existing account relationship management, prospecting and new business development for their respective sales regions. Fierro, working out of Irvine, CA, will report to Karen Wallace, Area Sales Manager, and Zavitz, in Minnesota, will report to Mark LeGrand, Area Sales Manager.

Fierro joins ARI with 20 years of leasing and fleet experience from Donlen Corporation and prior to that, GE Capital Fleet Services, Scully NationaLease and Ryder Systems. Dan's experience as a top-performing sales manager includes work with medium and heavy-duty trucks and equipment. Dan earned a Bachelor of Science degree from California State University Los Angeles.

Zavitz joins ARI as a successful sales executive from Polaris Industries, where he held sales and product management roles, and GE Capital Fleet Services, where he completed a two-year leadership development program and led the development of their customer-facing web applications. Robert earned a BA in Management from St. John's University and is an active volunteer for community and youth organizations including the United Way and Habitat for Humanity.

Gene Welsh, ARI's vice president of sales, noted, "The combined fleet and leadership experience that these two gentlemen offer will contribute significantly to ARI's continued success. We are happy to have them as part of our team."

About ARI

ARI, a subsidiary of Holman Enterprises, based in Mt. Laurel, N.J., is an industry leader and the largest privately held fleet leasing and management company in the world. As a single-source fleet management leader, ARI customizes innovative solutions that streamline fleet operations, help lower the cost of fleet ownership and create long-term value for customers.

Today, with a workforce numbering more than 1,200 and offices throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Europe, the company manages more than 2,000 outsourced fleets (over 650,000 autos and trucks) in North America and, combined with its strategic partners, more than 1.5 million fleet vehicles globally.

Contact Information

  • Contact: Joanne Vencius
    Automotive Resources International
    Phone: 856-787-6548
    E-mail: jvencius@arifleet.com