TORRANCE, CA – The winner of the 2007 Public Sector Fleet Manager of the Year Award Ceremony, will be announced in Houston, May 6, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the Meeting Room 339AB at the Hilton Americas. The award ceremony is open to all. The award ceremony is co-located with the NAFA FMI-LEG conference.

This year’s finalists are:

  • Bob Stanton, fleet manager, Polk County, Fla.
  • Windell Mitchell, fleet manager, King County, Wash.
  • John Clements, manager, fleet operations, County of San Diego, Calif.

    Speeches by past winners John Hunt (2005) and John McCorkhill (2006) will be given at the event.

    A panel of 17 judges, all of whom are public sector fleet managers, ranked the nominees in nine areas of fleet management. The nine fleet management categories were:

  • Business plan development.
  • Computer systems and technology utilization.
  • Productivity initiatives.
  • Policies and procedures development and implementation.
  • Preventive maintenance programs.
  • Utilization management.
  • Vehicle acquisition and replacement programs.
  • Customer service and downtime initiatives.
  • Fuel management program.

    The award, presented by Government Fleet magazine, is sponsored by Automotive Resources International (ARI) and co-sponsored by Fleet Counselor Services.

    To view the invitation card, please Click here.