Appointment of industry veteran furthers Fleetmatics’ commitment to the Public Sector and accommodates rising demand within government agencies for cost effective solutions that improve operational efficiency, fleet safety and improve community service
DUBLIN, IRELAND (29 November 2011) - Fleetmatics, a leading global provider of fleet tracking and fleet management solutions for commercial fleet vehicles, announced today the appointment of Derek Bryan as Public Sector Account Director. He will be responsible for managing all public sector business in the Republic of Ireland and will work in conjunction with the in-house development team to deliver the latest GPS tracking technology to government bodies.
“Due to funding cutbacks and economic pressures, today’s public sector agencies are under constant pressure to serve the community with limited resources. Derek Bryan has demonstrated great success in the public sector and will leverage this industry leadership in working closely with government agencies to deploy fleet management solutions that are designed to reduce fuel costs, improve health and safety, enhance security and schedule fleet maintenance,” said John Goggin, Fleetmatics Executive Vice President of Sales.
Mr. Bryan will be based between the global headquarters in Cookstown, Dublin and an office in Cork. He will work directly with Fleetmatics’ team of dedicated industry and technical professionals to manage the solid customer growth in the public sector.
“Fleetmatics is a demonstrated leader in the fleet management industry and it’s an honor to take up this new role and to work with such an established organisation in meeting the unique challenges of the public sector in Ireland,” said Bryan. “Public sector organisations across Ireland can use our cost-effective solution to enhance the performance and safety of drivers and vehicles alike. It is a valuable public service tool that allows agencies to respond faster and reduce costs.”
Fleetmatics is a leading global provider of fleet management solutions delivered as software-as-a-service (SaaS). The company’s solutions offer real-time insight into vehicle activity that reduces operational costs and improves customer service. Fleetmatics now serves over 14,000 customers, has installed more than 200,000 vehicles worldwide and is adding thousands of vehicles monthly. Its SaaS and mobile application gives businesses anytime access to real-time data about their business.
The company’s world headquarters are in Ireland, with U.S. headquarters in the Boston area and additional offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Charlotte, Clearwater, and Phoenix. Fleetmatics is the parent company of SageQuest. For more information, visit www.fleetmatics.ie or call 01 499 6200.
Brendan Sullivan, Vice President, Global Marketing