News and Press

This section includes the latest news and information, including Element Fleet Management products and fleet service announcements, policies and procedures and state/provincial laws and regulations. Additional news is available to Element Fleet clients via the News and Information section of InterActive®.

SPARKS, Md. – May, 14, 2015 – Rich Forstner, an automotive collision expert with Element Fleet Management, North America's premier fleet provider, has received recognition within the automotive industry as a World Class Technician. Forstner, the newest member of the elite World Class Technician group at Element Fleet, joins recently certified technicians Freddie Castillo, Jeremy Richardson, and Lamont Burck, who serve as automotive technical leads for Element Fleet's award-winning Customer Care Center.

SPARKS, Md., May 7, 2015 – Element Fleet Management, North America's premier fleet provider, is the proud recipient of a Supplier Excellence Award from Diebold, Incorporated through its world-class Supplier Summit global awards program. Element has been providing fleet management solutions to Diebold for 36 years, and the relationship spans both the United States and Canada.

Element Fleet Management, a leading North American vehicle management company, has announced that its consultative experts will be prominently featured in both the educational and Expo sessions at the NAFA 2015 Institute and Expo in Orlando, Fla., on April 13-17, 2015.

SPARKS, Md., March, 27, 2015 – Element Fleet Management is pleased to announce the promotion of Skyler Austin to regional director of sales.

Each month Fleet Management Weekly features material handling equipment guidance from Keith Trumbull, vice president of material handling equipment at Element Fleet Management.

If you have material handling equipment, check out these helpful articles!

Jim Halliday, CEO of Element Fleet Management, and Bart Beckers, Chief Commercial Officer of Arval underline how only global frameworks with local implementation make for smart fleet management.

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SPARKS, Md., February 25, 2015 – Element Fleet Management is pleased to welcome Paul Kasbar as regional director of sales for the West region.

Kasbar brings more than 25 years of fleet management and U.S. sales experience to the role. He most recently served as regional sales manager at Mobileye, a manufacturer of advanced driver assistance systems focused on collision avoidance.


SPARKS, Md., Feb. 6, 2015 – Element Fleet Management is pleased to welcome two new members to the North American Business Development team. These strategic hires enhance a regionalized sales-team structure supporting in-depth marketplace knowledge, increased accessibility for clients, and allows for greater focus on market-specific industries.

Element Fleet Management experts worked with Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland to optimize their van fleet so they can expand their delivery area and serve more meals than ever before.

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Sparks, Md. – November 10, 2014 – On Tuesday, November 18, 2014, Element Fleet Management is excited to host the first stop in a 4-city tour of the Alternative Fuel Vehicle Roadshow Tours Mid-Atlantic. This event is being sponsored in part by Maryland Clean Cities and Virginia Clean Cities and showcases clean-fuel vehicles (from cars to big trucks) and experts touting the benefits of propane, natural gas, electric and biofuels to replace traditional gasoline and diesel.