MONTREAL, CANADA – May 30, 2018 – FleetMind Solutions, Inc., part of the Safe Fleet brand of companies, today announced that Vice-President Martin Demers, the company’s former CEO and co-owner, will be retiring in August 2018. Mr. Tom Gill, Safe Fleet’s Senior Vice-President of Passenger Transportation, Law Enforcement and Waste, will take over leadership of the company, while current FleetMind management will remain unchanged. FleetMind has increasingly consolidated its strategic operations with complementary sister companies within Safe Fleet.
“I am proud of FleetMind’s impressive growth and achievements over the past years,” said Martin Demers. “I am honored to have led a remarkable team and to have served so many exceptional customers. I look forward to the next chapter of my life and am grateful to be handing off executive responsibilities to a proven and committed team of leaders. As the new head at FleetMind, Tom understands both our company and culture, and shares our commitment to customers. FleetMind’s strengthened bonds within Safe Fleet have positioned the company well for continued growth and success.”
Martin will be working with Safe Fleet management over the next three months to transition leadership activities to ensure continuity. Since its acquisition in 2016, FleetMind has increasingly integrated operations within the Safe Fleet family that now includes a total of five companies focused on technology. The enhanced collaboration has broadened its product and development capabilities and provided access to added resources and expertise.
“It’s an honor to take on a greater leadership role at FleetMind,” said Tom Gill. “This is an exciting time for FleetMind and our sister Safe Fleet companies as we look to grow our offerings and capitalize on new opportunities. Technology is evolving rapidly, and our ability to innovate will ensure our customers stay at the forefront of the industry. We have a very strong and capable team in place and I look forward to working with them to build on accomplishments to date and exceed customer expectations.”
As a long-time executive in the video surveillance industry, Tom was most recently President of Seon, the leading provider of mobile video surveillance and fleet management solutions for buses. Tom has an extensive background in operations and strategic management and has a proven track record for building robust operational infrastructures to support industry-leading growth.
FleetMind Solutions is the award-winning technology leader for connected smart truck solutions for waste management fleets. FleetMind develops the industry’s most advanced fleet management solutions specifically for waste and recycling environments. FleetMind systems have been successfully installed in thousands of vehicles across North America to link waste and recycling fleet operations to their drivers and vehicles in real-time to ensure optimal productivity, safety, sustainability, profitability and customer service. FleetMind is a member of the Safe Fleet family, a global leader in safety solutions for fleet vehicles. For more information, visit: www.fleetmind.com. To learn about the portfolio of brands owned by FleetMind’s parent company, Safe Fleet, visit: www.safefleet.net.