“Jeff brings a unique perspective to the position, having previously managed a fleet of 9,000 vehicles. He intimately understands the challenges of the fleet manager. He is also a CAFM, which is a very challenging certification to achieve.”
Schaumburg, Illinois (PRWEB) February 05, 2015
Union Leasing, Inc., a leader in providing commercial vehicle leasing and fleet management solutions, has named Jeffrey Hurrell, CAFM to the position of Regional Sales Manager, west coast.
“Hiring Jeff for the west coast strengthens Union Leasing’s national footprint,” said Mark Conroy, V.P. of Sales and Marketing. “Jeff brings a unique perspective to the position, having previously managed a fleet of 9,000 vehicles. He intimately understands the challenges of the fleet manager. He is also a CAFM, which is a very challenging certification to achieve.”
Hurrell has more than 30 years of experience in fleet management. Most recently, he was the North American Fleet Program Manager for Hewlett Packard Co. in Los Angeles where he was directly responsible for the strategic direction of the program with a budget of more than $300 million. He helped develop a sustainability strategy for the fleet to reduce emissions and utilize alternative fuels and alternate vehicle combustion technologies.
Hurrell is a Certified Automotive Fleet Manager (CAFM), holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Redlands and is currently pursuing a MPA from Cal State Dominguez Hills. He is a member of the Specialty Equipment Manufacturers Association and a Past PSW Chapter Board Member of the National Association of Fleet Administrators (NAFA). He was thrice nominated for the Automotive Fleet’s “Fleet Manager of the Year Award.”
ABOUT UNION LEASING INC.: Union Leasing Inc. provides flexible, vehicle lease financing and highly customized fleet management services to corporate and rental customers nationwide. Union Leasing was established in 1955 and is a subsidiary of Sasser Family Holdings, Inc. Sasser Family Holdings is a 4th generation, family-held transportation asset services and management company with roots dating back to 1928. Other SFH subsidiary business units include Chicago Freight Car Leasing Co., CF Rail Services LLC, CF Asia Pacific Group PTY Ltd., NxGen Rail Services LLC and Xcēd Aviation Services LLC. The businesses are leaders in providing commercial and industrial focused rail, ground support, and vehicle transportation equipment solutions including asset leasing, fleet administration management, asset repair and maintenance, and innovative technology solutions throughout North America and Australia. For more information, visit Union Leasing Inc. at http://www.unionleasing.com or Sasser Family Holdings, Inc., at http://www.sfhsinc.com.