Donlen Ranks 61 on the 2015 InformationWeek Elite 100

Northbrook, IL, April 29, 2015 --( Donlen, the fleet industry's most customer-centric and technically integrated provider of financing and fleet management solutions, today announced that it ranked 61 on this year’s InformationWeek Elite 100 – a list of the top business technology innovators in the U.S. The full list can be found on

Donlen invests in people, processes and technology. For 50 years, they have been developing solutions that allow customers to be strategic and reduce overall fleet costs within their companies. “Donlen is absolutely thrilled to be listed among the most elite technology innovators,” said Jeff Pursell, Vice President FleetWeb Products. “This recognition validates how our FleetWeb® technology is changing the way fleet managers work. We invest in solutions that not only drive down costs, but build custom tools through our scalable platform. Our customers benefit with this innovative focus on technology.”

“We are especially proud of this award because it shows our strong collaborative efforts between all of Donlen’s operational groups,” said Dennis Straight, Senior Vice President of IT and CIO. “This was a win for our IT team, operations and customer service. We are proud of the fact that our FleetWeb platform is flexible enough to handle high levels of customization.”

"Gone are the days IT could run as an entity unto itself. If IT isn't part of product development, or marketing, or customer service, your company risks falling behind in the era of digital business. At InformationWeek, we talk about this as 'IT Without Borders,' as we see the best IT leaders tearing down traditional borders to help every department leverage technologies such as data analytics, cloud, and mobility. The 2015 InformationWeek Elite 100 spotlights companies at which IT is not only inseparable from every department, it's pivotal to every customer experience," said InformationWeek Editor, Chris Murphy.

This is InformationWeek’s 27th year identifying and honoring the nation's most innovative users of information technology. The InformationWeek Elite 100 research tracks the technology-based investments, strategies, and results of some of the best-known organizations in the country. Unique among corporate rankings, the InformationWeek Elite 100 spotlights the power of business technology innovation.

Additional details on the InformationWeek Elite 100 can be found online at

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About Donlen Corporation

Donlen is the industry's most customer centric and technically integrated provider of financing and fleet management solutions for corporate fleets. Utilizing a highly consultative and strategic approach, Donlen helps fleets reduce cost, improve utilization, and increase driver safety and productivity. Donlen's customer service focus has been recognized, and we have received a 2015 Stevie Award for Sales & Customer Service in the Front-Line Customer Service Team of the Year category. Donlen’s innovation has been named a 2015 Stevie Award Winner in the New Business Intelligence Solution category as well as the 2015 InformationWeek Elite 100, the 2013 and 2012 InformationWeek 500 List of Top Technology Innovators Across America, the Computerworld 2012 Honors Laureate for Economic Development, and recipient of the 2013 CIO 100. Donlen’s workplace excellence has been recognized on the IAOP The Global Outsourcing 100® list for nine of the last ten years. Founded in 1965 and headquartered in Northbrook, IL, Donlen is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ). For more information about Donlen, visit

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