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Fleet Advantage appoints new CMO, COO

Jan. 27, 2023
The company has promoted longtime employees Katerina Jones and Matt de Aguiar to chief marketing officer and chief operating officer, respectively.

Fleet Advantage, a truck equipment finance company, has promoted Katerina Jones to chief marketing officer and Matt de Aguiar to chief operating officer, according to a press release.

Jones has worked in marketing for Fleet Advantage for more than eight years, most recently as VP of marketing and business development. Her work has focused on educating transportation and equipment finance executives as well as other women in the industry. Jones was named a 2022 2022 Top Woman in Equipment Finance by Monitor magazine. In addition to her marketing responsibilities, Katerina will continue to be involved in the company’s business development and customer relations efforts, according to the release.
De Aguiar was previously Fleet Advantage’s chief strategist to the CEO, where he focused on streamlining company processes and workflow. He has a background in private equity and public accounting.  De Aguiar has been with Fleet Advantage for nearly three years. In his new role, de Aguiar will work to ensure the company has the systems and processes in place to support its business and provide customer service to clients, according to the release.

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“We are extremely proud of Matt, Katerina, and our entire team, as their commitment to industry excellence has been on full display and are incredibly excited about the prospects of things to come in 2023,” said Brian Holland, president and CEO of Fleet Advantage. “Matt has consistently demonstrated his business acumen and ability to simplify, streamline, and enhance our workflows, having championed numerous process improvements,” adding that “Katerina has been instrumental in helping our sales team penetrate new accounts and secure multiple awards for the company.”  

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