FORT LAUDERDALE (April 4, 2023) – Fleet Advantage, a leading innovator in Class-8 fleet data analytics, equipment financing, and life cycle cost management (LCCM) announced today that Chief Marketing Officer Katerina Jones has been named one of three finalists for the 2023 Distinguished Woman in Logistics Award (DWLA) by the Women In Trucking Association (WIT).
Every year, Women In Trucking’s Distinguished Woman in Logistics Award recognizes the achievements of women employed in the North American transportation industry. Jones and the other finalists for the 2023 DWLA have demonstrated exceptional leadership within their companies as well as with other professional, educational, or altruistic organizations.
As a valued member of Fleet Advantage for over eight years, bringing over 20 years of client-centric, data-driven, integrated marketing experience across broad industries and services, Jones has achieved numerous professional accomplishments reflected in Fleet Advantage’s success. Jones was recently promoted as the company’s Chief Marketing Officer and she continually plays a direct role in onboarding new clients, including Top Private and For-Hire 100 Fleets. She is also a Fleet Advantage Senior Leadership member, where she provides counsel on critical business matters, including operations, business strategy, human resources, internal processes, diversity, company culture, and community and industry relations.
Additionally, Jones is seen as a leader and mentor for other women in the industry and has won several awards over the last few years, including Top Woman to Watch in Transportation by the Women In Trucking Association and Top Female Professional by Supply Chain & Demand Chain Executive. She has been invited to speak at various conferences, and as an advocate for the advancement of women within the transportation industry. In addition to her wealth of industry expertise, Jones is also involved in several charitable organizations, industry-related council positions, and committees.
“On behalf of Fleet Advantage, we extend our heartfelt congratulations to Katerina on being recognized for her accomplishments both with the company and in the overall transportation industry,” said Brian Holland, President and CEO of Fleet Advantage.
The official announcement of this year’s Distinguished Woman in Logistics Award finalists and winner will take place during the Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) 2023 Conference, April 19-22 in Orlando, Fla. The finalists and winner will also be featured on the Women In Trucking Show via SiriusXM Road Dog Channel 146 on Saturday, April 29.
For more information on the Women In Trucking Associations’ Distinguished Woman in Logistics Award, please visit www.womenintrucking.org/distinguished-woman-in-logistics.
About Fleet Advantage
Fleet Advantage is the largest independent lessor for heavy-duty Class-8 trucks and has over $2.4 Billion assets under its Life Cycle Cost Management (LCCM) program and more than 50 customers which includes America’s top corporate fleets, including five (5) of the top 10 private fleets in the country. Fleet Advantage guarantees the absolute lowest cost of operation by providing fleet asset management, financing solutions, and fleet analytics, using the latest equipment technology to achieve optimum vehicle productivity and maximum safety. Our model of TCO, clean diesel, and safety-enhanced trucks with shorter life cycles complement our customers’ ESG goals. The accomplishments of Fleet Advantage and our leadership team continue to be recognized for tremendous growth and industry leadership with numerous awards, including Top Private Independent and Most Innovative Firm by the Monitor Daily, Top Software & Tech Awards, Top Women Associates in Finance, and Green Supply Chain Awards to name a few. The company has also been named to Inc. magazine’s 500|5000 list of fastest growing companies in the nation.