Published on November 16, 2015
Toronto, Ontario — November 16, 2015 – Geotab, the go-to leader in telematics with more than 400,000 vehicles in 70 countries on its roster of users, today announced that it has been named a finalist for the International Fleet Industry Award 2015, a coveted honor aimed at rewarding the innovative efforts in service development of today's vehicle fleet suppliers. Finalists will be judged by a panel of international fleet managers and Fleet Europe team members based on the innovation and impact of the tools, products and/or services that enter the competition. Winners will be announced at the Fleet Europe Forum & Awards 2015 on Nov. 19 in Rome, Italy.
“It is a true honor for Geotab to be named a finalist for this year's International Fleet Industry Award,” said Neil Cawse, CEO of Geotab. “As the company’s growth continues to accelerate on the global stage, accolades such as this reinforce to us and our customers the importance of ongoing telematics innovation. Providing a portfolio of streamlined yet comprehensive tools for optimum fleet management is our top priority, and we look forward to learning the award results at the Fleet Europe Forum & Awards.”
As an indication of its impact on the European market, Geotab’s intuitive and comprehensive solution was recently selected for use by Sixt Leasing and Telefónica Germany. Comprised of the Geotab GO7 GPS tracking device and MyGeotab software platform, the solution provides vehicle generated data to enable Sixt Leasing, as well as Sixt Mobility Consulting to bring to market an automated ‘Driver log-book’ application. This application provides German clientele a valuable tax tool that provides tax benefits and real return on investment while user efforts are truly minimized. Telefónica Germany delivers the connectivity and marketing horsepower to compliment the solution.
Fortune 500 companies rely on Geotab's solutions to improve productivity, optimize fleets through the reduction of fuel consumption, enhance driver safety and achieve stronger compliance to regulatory changes. The company's products are represented and sold worldwide through its authorized reseller network on five continents and serve over 12,000 customers. Today, 600 million telematics data-points are collected on MyGeotab every day, deeming it one of the world’s leading global telematics platforms, in which unique data collection from vehicles can be used for intelligent benchmarking to improve overall performance and safety for any fleet.
Geotab is advancing security, connecting commercial vehicles to the internet and providing web-based analytics to help customers better manage their fleets. Geotab’s open platform and Marketplace, offering hundreds of third-party solution options, allows both small and large businesses to automate operations by integrating vehicle data with their other data assets. As an IoT hub, the in-vehicle device provides additional functionality through IOX Add-Ons. Processing billions of data points a day, Geotab leverages data analytics and machine learning to help customers improve productivity, optimize fleets through the reduction of fuel consumption, enhance driver safety, and achieve strong compliance to regulatory changes. Geotab’s products are represented and sold worldwide through Authorized Geotab Resellers. To learn more, please visit follow us @GEOTAB and on LinkedIn.