Hooksett, N.H. November 17, 2022: Merchants Fleet, the nation’s fastest-growing fleet management company, is proud to announce that Tom Coffey, Senior VP of Sales and Consulting has been inducted into Bobit’s Automotive Fleet Hall of Fame by the Automotive Fleet & Leasing Association.
“We are incredibly fortunate to have someone of Tom’s caliber on the Merchants team,” said Brendan P. Keegan, chairman, ceo and president of Merchants Fleet. “Tom is a remarkable leader, and his fearless approach has driven significant innovation throughout our company and our industry. Bobit’s Automotive Fleet Hall of Fame is truly befitting of someone whom many of us consider to be among the brightest minds in the industry.”
Coffey is a fleet industry veteran who joined the Merchants team in 2011 as Senior VP of Fleet Sales & Consulting. He provides strategic oversight to the development of Merchants’ broad fleet client base and leads a team of 45 fleet professionals who provide a broad range of consultative fleet optimization services for clients throughout the country. As a passionate advocate for innovation in fleet, Coffey is widely recognized for his leadership, and challenging people to think differently about the fleet industry’s role in making our nation more efficient, safe, and sustainable.
“During his 38 years in the fleet management industry, Tom has had a strategic influence on hundreds of client fleets around the country operating in a wide variety of industry segments,” said Mike Antich, editor of Automotive Fleet and emcee of the 2022 Bobit’s Automotive Fleet Hall of Fame induction ceremony. “Throughout his almost four decades of leadership, Tom has been a strategic catalyst in influencing fleet optimization, ranging from Six Sigma management to today’s electrification transition.”