SOURCE: ARI - Automotive Resources International

November 13, 2008 14:35 ET

ARI® Announces Steve Haindl as Vice President of Information Technology

MT. LAUREL, NJ--(Marketwire - November 13, 2008) - Automotive Resources International (ARI), a leading global fleet solutions provider specializing in complex car and truck fleets, announces the appointment of Steve Haindl as the vice president of information technology. He will report to Bill Kwelty, senior vice president and chief information officer.

As vice president, Haindl will oversee the Systems and Programming department. His responsibilities include sustaining value and competitive advantage and helping to identify new products, partnerships, and technologies. Haindl will also be heavily involved with the implementation of strategic and global IT initiatives.

"We're very excited to have Steve join ARI," says Bill Kwelty. "He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in information technology and will be a great addition to our staff of highly skilled and dedicated professionals. More importantly, his background in applying information technology to improve customer service will serve to elevate ARI to the next level."

Haindl joins ARI from Commerce Bank where he served as senior vice president and chief technology officer for the past 10 years. He is a graduate of Drexel University and holds an MBA in technology management from the University of Phoenix.

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 2 million fleet vehicles globally.

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