Northbrook, IL, May 21, 2015 –(PR.com)– Donlen, the fleet industry’s most customer-centric and technically integrated provider of financing and fleet management solutions was named a Finalist today in the Most Innovative Company of the Year – Up to 2,500 Employees category as well as the Stevie Award for mobile apps in the Business/Government category in The 2015 American Business Awards, and will ultimately be a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie® Award winner in the program.
“We are thrilled to be considered as a candidate for the Most Innovative Company of the Year. Everyone at Donlen has one goal, and that is to empower our customers to do more so they can focus on their core business,” said Brian Wright, Senior Vice President of Products and Services. “Our emphasis on developing quality technology solutions allows our customers to have better insight into their operations and potential cost savings. Our mobile apps allow our customers to manage their fleets from anywhere and these apps have been recognized for their effectiveness and ease of use. We are honored to be a Stevie Award Finalist.”
More than 3,300 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Startup of the Year, Executive of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, Live Event of the Year, and Human Resources Department of the Year, among others.
Finalists were chosen by scores of business professionals nationwide during first-round judging in April and May. Members of several specialized judging committees will determine Stevie Award placements from among the Finalists during final judging, to take place later this month.
“So many fascinating and inspiring stories of success were submitted to the ABAs this year,” said Stevie Awards president and founder Michael Gallagher. “We congratulate all of our 2015 Finalists on their achievements.”
The American Business Awards are considered the nation’s preeminent business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small.
The American Business Awards will be presented at two awards events: the ABA’s traditional banquet on Monday, June 22 in Chicago and the new product & technology awards event on Friday, September 11 in San Francisco.
Details about The American Business Awards and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.
For more information about Donlen, visit www.donlen.com.
About Donlen Corporation
Donlen is the industry’s most customer-centric and technically integrated provider of financing and fleet management solutions for corporate fleets. Utilizing a highly consultative and strategic approach, Donlen helps fleets reduce cost, improve efficiency, and increase driver safety and productivity. As a testament to Donlen’s excellent customer service, we received a 2015 Stevie Award for Sales & Customer Service in the Front-Line Customer Service Team of the Year category. Donlen’s constantly evolving technology and innovative approach to fleet management earned us a 2015 Stevie Award in the New Business Intelligence Solution category, and we were recently named finalists for the Most Innovative Company of the Year Award and the Stevie Award for mobile apps. We have earned spots on the 2015 InformationWeek Elite 100, and the 2013 and 2012 InformationWeek 500 List of Top Technology Innovators Across America. Donlen was also named a Computerworld Honors Laureate for Economic Development in 2012, and received the CIO 100 Award in 2013. In addition to our innovation, Donlen’s consultation excellence has been recognized on the IAOP The Global Outsourcing 100® list for nine of the last 10 years. Founded in 1965 and headquartered in Northbrook, Ill., Donlen is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ). For more information about Donlen, visit www.donlen.com.
About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in six programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards programs receive more than 10,000 nominations from organizations in more than 60 nations each year. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.
Sponsors and partners of The 2015 American Business Awards include Biz Talk Radio, CallidusCloud, Engility, Fareportal, John Hancock, PetRays, and Softpro.