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Decisiv to Host a Free Live Panel Discussion Webinar on Using VMRS Codes to Improve Efficiency and Profitability

GLEN ALLEN, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/29/14 -- Decisiv, Inc., the leading provider of Service Relationship Management (SRM) solutions for commercial assets, today announced a free VMRS Webinar planned for Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 2 pm EDT. The live expert panel discussion, featuring speakers from Republic Services, VehiCare -- a division of Clarke Power Services, and the Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) of American Trucking Associations, will cover the topic, VMRS Best Practices: Secrets To Boost Fleet Efficiency and Profitability.

The first in a series of webinars from Decisiv titled Driving Asset Profitability Through Uptime, this 60-minute session will cover how to:

  • Use VMRS best practices shared by industry experts
  • Standardize inspections and service operations -- independent of location
  • Create clear reports based on industry standards
  • Quickly identify failure trends to minimize long-term financial impacts
  • Improve vehicle specifications and trade-in decisions
  • Reduce operating costs by focusing on the key problem/cost areas

Michael Riemer, VP, Products and Channel Marketing at Decisiv, will moderate the live panel discussion. Three trucking industry experts on the panel, who will draw from decades of experience to share best practices and tactics for using VMRS codes to improve efficiency and profitability, include:

Steven Saltzgiver, VP, Fleet Management, Republic Services, has more than 20 years of experience as a vice president, fleet director and fleet management consultant for major organizations, including state fleets in Utah and Georgia as well as Coca Cola Enterprises and Mercury Associates. In his current role, Saltzgiver is responsible for the strategic management of a transportation and refuse hauling fleet.

Jack Poster, VMRS Services Manager, Technology & Maintenance Council of American Trucking Associations, has more than 30 years of experience in the transportation industry, including seven years as TMC's VMRS Services Manager where he oversees the VMRS coding convention, working with fleets, software firms, OEMs and other users.

Don Kelley, VP, Private Fleet Solutions, VehiCare, a division of Clarke Power Services Inc., has more than 35 years of experience in the transportation industry, serving at Ryder System, and as founder and President of KelleyAmerit Fleet Services, the largest contractual fleet maintenance provider in the U.S.

Register for this free educational webinar at www.decisiv.com/VMRS

About Decisiv, Inc.
Founded in 2001 and based in Glen Allen, Virginia, Decisiv is the world's leading provider of Service Relationship Management (SRM) solutions for commercial assets in trucking and transportation, coach, construction, mining, power generation, marine, and other related markets. Decisiv's cloud-based software, mobile applications and services enable enterprises, government entities and service providers to more effectively manage, monitor and report on service and repair event interactions independent of asset type, service provider or device. In the North American transportation market, more than 900 fleets with 330,000 assets and 2,000 service provider locations supporting the Decisiv SRM platform. For more information, visit www.decisiv.com.

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