FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (March 21, 2016) – Fleet Advantage, a leading innovator in truck fleet business analytics, equipment financing and lifecycle cost management, today announced the addition of Trip O’Neil as Senior Vice President, Business Development to its leadership team.
O’Neil has specific expertise in structuring complex finance and service offerings, as well as technology-enabled solutions. He will launch an aggressive effort to expand Fleet Advantage’s footprint in both the private fleet sector and newly expanded for-hire markets, as well as strengthen its business development team.
“Trip is a valuable addition to our leadership team, and we’re excited about his experience and the enthusiasm he brings to the table,” said Brian Holland, President and CFO of Fleet Advantage. “His diverse background and solid understanding of Fleet Advantage’s unique value proposition and the benefits that a shorter vehicle lifecycle brings to the transportation market in terms of reducing total operating costs will be a great asset to the company.”
Most recently, Trip served as VP of Western US Sales for Donlen Corporation. He has wide-ranging experience in building and managing national sales teams, generating revenue and consultative sales. Additionally, he has a proven track record in the areas of new business development, strategic planning and execution, and cross-functional project management. Trip holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from St. Louis University and a Master’s Degree from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Business.
About Fleet Advantage
Fleet Advantage serves America’s top truck fleets and guarantees the absolute lowest cost of ownership by providing truck leasing and matching proprietary data driven IT processes with fleet analytics using the latest eco-efficient clean diesel technology to achieve optimum vehicle productivity, while reducing fuel and maintenance costs. Fleet Advantage is ranked as one of the fastest-growing privately held companies in the state of Florida and the fastest growing independent truck lessor in the U.S. In 2015 and 2013, Fleet Advantage was also named to Inc. magazines’ 500|5000 list of fastest growing companies in the nation. In 2011, CEO John Flynn was awarded the Florida Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® award in the “Emerging” category.