Merchants Fleet is pleased to announce Jim Murray has joined its Central region as a Regional Sales Manager. He is responsible for large-market sales in the Midwestern states.

“We’re excited to welcome Jim to our growing sales team,” said Jon Keller, Regional Vice President of Merchants Fleet’s Central Region. “His deep knowledge of financing and leasing will make him a great asset to Merchants Fleet’s clients, and we’re happy that he chose to bring his decades of experience to our team.”

Murray has over 25 years of business development and account management experience in the leasing and asset management industries. Most recently he was Senior Manager of Account Management at Wheels, Inc., where he focused on strategic client goals to maximize their fleet performance. His areas of expertise include project management, sales team development, revenue optimization, and developing and maintaining both internal and client relationships. Murray received his MBA in Finance from DePaul University and his BBA in Finance from the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater.

“I am excited to join the Merchants Fleet organization and look forward to enhancing and contributing to the growth, vision and culture of the Merchants sales team,” said Murray.