Fleet Complete appoints Junior Barrett as its new Vice President of OEM Partnerships to lead vehicle manufacturer and system supplier partnership development.
(November 1, 2017 – Toronto, Canada) – A global leader in commercial vehicle IoT solutions, Fleet Complete® is expanding its corporate strategy focus towards developing synergistic relationships with global automotive OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers). Junior Barrett will drive these relationships as Vice President of OEM Partnerships, bringing broad expertise in developing connectivity platforms that harmonize with automotive manufacturers and software suppliers.
Fleet Complete’s advanced connected vehicle solutions are developed to help global OEMs, together with tier-1 and tier-2 suppliers, deliver overall cost reduction, safety optimization, and downtime decrease to end-users. These scalable solutions enable OEMs and suppliers to rapidly build secure and comprehensive platforms for powering their connected vehicle business models.
“In our on-demand world, where the speed of delivery and client convenience reign supreme, all end-to-end operations are quickly moving online,” explains Barrett. “This is why bridging manufacturers and system suppliers to a connected platform is quintessential to remain consumer-relevant in this turbocharged evolution of smart technologies.”
“Reducing downtime, maximizing safety, lowering operating cost, optimizing productivity, reducing vehicle’s emission footprint and utilizing IoT analytics for superior ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) performance are key focal points for fleets and OEMs. Fleet Complete provides a sophisticated IoT platform that allows OEMs to do exactly that – connect drivers and fleet managers with their vehicles to elevate mobile resource productivity.”
Junior Barrett is a stellar addition to the Fleet Complete leadership suite. He is a proven technology professional with a tremendous breadth of OEM experience, global perspective and demonstrated success in driving partnership strategies. I am very pleased to welcome him to the team.
– Tony Lourakis, CEO , Fleet Complete
Barrett is a seasoned professional when it comes to the connected vehicle strategy and implementation, and possesses a well-honed acumen of 23 years in building and developing synergistic relationships. He came to Fleet Complete from Connexion Media, a supplier of global software products and services to web-connected vehicles, where he was CEO. His range of work also includes contributions to General Motors’ infotainment business unit, delivering seamless device integration in vehicles, and its OnStar Division for in-vehicle communication systems.
About Fleet Complete®
Fleet Complete® is a global IoT provider of mission-critical fleet, asset and mobile workforce management solutions. Since 2000, Fleet Complete has been providing dispatching, fleet tracking and mobile resource management solutions to more than 250,000 subscribers and 8,000 businesses worldwide. The company maintains key distribution partnerships with AT&T in the U.S., TELUS in Canada, Telstra in Australia, and T-Mobile in Europe. It remains one of the fastest-growing companies in North America and won numerous awards for innovation and growth. For more information, please visit fleetcomplete.com
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