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Union Leasing

May 29, 2013 12:20 ET

Union Leasing Sponsors "Best Places to Work in Illinois" Event

Schaumburg-Based Automotive Fleet Leasing Provider Union Leasing Was a Recent Sponsor of the "Best Places to Work in Illinois" Awards Program

SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - May 29, 2013) -  Union Leasing, a Schaumburg, IL-based provider of flexible automotive fleet leasing services and a subsidiary of Sasser Family Holdings Inc., was a proud corporate sponsor for the "Best Places to Work in Illinois" awards program. More than 300 people gathered for the ceremony which honored 60 large, medium and small businesses at Meridian Banquets in Rolling Meadows, IL on May 16.

Union Leasing was a first-time sponsor of the event, but the decision to sponsor was easy. "As a large employer ourselves, we wanted to show our support for this important program which appropriately recognizes employers who not only give good service to their customers, but provide a supportive environment for their employees to grow their career," said Shad Peterson, CEO of Union Leasing, President & COO of Sasser Family Holdings.

Union Leasing was a "Leadership level" sponsor and was visible with a table top exhibit at the event and recognition within the program along with the privilege to present some of the awards to the honorees.

"It was an honor for my team to be on hand to personally congratulate the winners. At both Union Leasing and our parent company, Sasser Family Holdings, Inc., we are family-owned and operated and share the work place philosophy of these winners," said Peterson.

The recent ceremony was the 8th "Best Places to Work in Illinois" event held annually by the Daily Herald Business Ledger in partnership with the Illinois State Chamber of Commerce, the Workforce Boards of Metropolitan Chicago and the Human Resources Management Association of Chicago. The combination survey and study of the participating nominee companies is conducted by the Best Companies Group of Harrisburg, PA.

Union Leasing is a subsidiary of Sasser Family Holdings Inc., a 4th generation, family-held transportation asset services and management company that provides customer-focused rail asset leasing, fleet administration management and repair and maintenance.

About Union Leasing
Union Leasing provides corporate, rental and government operations with customized, flexible lease financing and value-added services like fleet operations and remarketing. The company was acquired by Sasser Family Holdings, a 4th generation, family-held transportation asset services and management company, in 1989. For more information about Union Leasing, please visit or call (847) 240-1500.

About Sasser Family Holdings
Sasser Family Holdings, Inc. is a 4th generation, family-held transportation asset services and management company with roots dating back to 1928. Subsidiary business units and investments include Chicago Freight Car Leasing Co., Union Leasing Inc., CF Rail Services LLC, CF Asia Pacific Group PTY Ltd, and NxGen Rail Services LLC. The subsidiary units are leaders in providing customer focused rail and vehicle transportation equipment solutions including asset leasing, fleet administration management, asset repair and maintenance, and innovative technology services throughout North America, Australia, Asia, and Europe. For more information, visit

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