Northbrook, IL, April 27, 2015 –(PR.com)– Donlen, the fleet industry’s most customer-centric and technically integrated provider of financing and fleet management solutions, has announced today that they have reached their 50-year anniversary in the fleet leasing and management industry.
Founded on April 27, 1965, Donald “Don” Rappeport and Leonard “Len” Vine started a family run business focused on the growing fleet leasing and management industry. Built upon attentive customer service and revolutionary technology, they were ready to differentiate themselves in the marketplace. Donlen is now part of the Hertz family, with over 300 full time employees, and a global reach through its various partners and Hertz global footprint. Donlen continues to build innovative fleet technology that empowers its customers to focus on their core business. Strategic consulting and dedicated customer service remains the core foundation of Donlen’s continued success.
“Donlen is proud to have reached this very important milestone in business. We have worked hard to become the innovative fleet leasing and management company we are today. ‘Innovating Fleet since 1965’ is not just a slogan; it is a state of mind that allows us to keep pushing past any boundaries for the benefit of our customers,” said Tom Callahan, Donlen President. “In these past 50 years, Donlen has contributed countless technical advancements to the industry, and I cannot think of a better group of customers, employees, executive leaders and shareholders to spend the next 50 years with. Donlen is truly successful because of all of their contributions.”
For more information about Donlen, visit www.donlen.com/50-years-of-innovating-fleet.aspx
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 utilization, and increase driver safety and productivity. Donlen’s customer service focus has been recognized, and we have received a 2015 Stevie Award For Sales & Customer Service in the Front-Line Customer Service Team of the Year category. Donlen’s innovation has been named a 2015 Stevie Award Winner in the New Business Intelligence Solution category as well as the Computerworld 2012 Honors Laureate for Economic Development, the 2012 and 2013 InformationWeek 500 List of Top Technology Innovators Across America, and recipient of the 2013 CIO 100. Their workplace excellence has been recognized on the IAOP The Global Outsourcing 100® list for nine of the last ten years. Founded in 1965 and headquartered in Northbrook, IL, Donlen is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ). For more information about Donlen, visit www.donlen.com.