Forbes Tech CouncilMerchants Fleet CEO Brendan P. Keegan and Senior Vice President & CTO Jeanine L. Charlton have been accepted into Forbes Technology Council, an invitation-only community for world-class CIOs, CTOs, and technology executives.

Keegan & Charlton were vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of their experience. Criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honors.

“We are honored to welcome Brendan & Jeanine into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Technology Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”

“Part of our vision at Merchants Fleet is to continually think and act differently, in both large and small ways,” said Keegan. “Being a member of this council will expose us to the best technological minds available and provide Merchants with the opportunity to be a leading resource for others as well.”

As members of the Council, Brendan & Jeanine will also be invited to work with a professional editorial team to share expert insights in original business articles on Forbes.com, and to contribute to published Q&A panels alongside other experts.

“I’m excited to be part of an innovative community of technology experts, and I look forward to sharing my years of technology leadership experience with a broader audience through the Council,” said Charlton. “This platform is also a great way for Merchants Fleet to become involved in the broader technology community and share the creative technology solutions that are happening in the fleet industry.”

About Forbes Councils: Forbes Councils is a collective of invitation-only communities created in partnership with Forbes and the expert community builders who founded Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). In Forbes Councils, exceptional business owners and leaders come together with the people and resources that can help them thrive.

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