Last updated: June 25, 2019
Kristofer Bush serves as Vice President, Product Management for LeasePlan USA and has been with the organization for more than 20 years. This role works between the clients, product owners, business owners, and development teams to ensure LeasePlan is a product-driven organization. His team is responsible for the management of current products such as Safety and Connected Vehicles, as well as new products. His team is also responsible for tools such as the MyLeasePlan driver app which can include Elle, the driver’s personal virtual assistant.
As a Fleet Consulting Manager, Tim uses Wheels’ Results+ performance management methodology to deliver strategic support for his clients. He is responsible for working with clients to develop business plans that deliver significant process improvements and ongoing cost savings. Tim works with his clients to establish and review policies, evaluate performance trends, and proactively identify opportunities for success. His consultative support is focused on helping clients achieve a best-in-class, cost-effective, and optimally-run fleet. Tim has over 15 years of strategic account management experience including 5 years at the Hertz Corporation calling on Fleet Management Companies and Fortune 500 B2B clients. Tim has a bachelor’s degree in Business from Augustana College.
Brad Jacobs serves as the Director of Strategic Consulting at Merchants Fleet and has been with the company since 2012. Brad partners with clients to identify long and short-term cost savings and policy opportunities through customized lifecycle management, analysis, technology and benchmarking. He is also responsible for project management efforts for many of the company’s strategic initiatives. Brad came to Merchants with over 10 years of fleet management experience, most recently at Donlen Corporation.
He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Missouri.
Rob has nearly two decades in the automotive industry, including 12 years with General Motors. His experience includes sales to fleet customers and fleet management companies. In his current role at Geotab, he is responsible for developing data partnerships with connected car businesses, including OEMs, EV makers, car/rideshare companies and others. Geotab currently has 1.7 million connected vehicles on its platform.
Jim has been associated with eDrivingSM for almost 20 years as a customer, a consultant and as a team member. His 40+ years in transportation encompass leadership positions in fleet operations management, logistics management, advocacy, driver safety and global risk management. As lead Risk Engineer for eDriving he works to find innovative ways of harnessing the power of Mentor by eDriving’s “Big Data” to produce actionable and easy-to-understand insights aimed at reducing our customers’ risk profiles. Jim works with eDriving partners to provide industry-leading, holistic risk scoring that is rapidly becoming the standard for effectively assessing driver risk. Jim pioneered eDriving’s unique 1-on-1 Professional Coaching program designed to help drivers gain defensive driving insights from after-action coaching. When he is not helping eDriving customers reduce fleet risk, Jim can be found on a stream or river in his beloved Rocky Mountains with a fly rod in his hand.
Eli joined Donlen in 2018 to oversee the product development and operations of telematics and safety solutions. By leveraging data to drive insights and turning those insights into action, Eli has successfully scaled product operations that resulted in increased customer satisfaction. Prior to joining Donlen, Eli lead a team of more than 400 customer service and product support specialists in the digital space.
Jon So is the Director of Marketing at Nauto, and brings global enterprise solutions experience from various verticals including energy and utilities, logistics and distribution, and consumer and industrial products. Prior to Nauto, Jon led product marketing at enterprise software companies, Optoro and Opower (acquired by Oracle), and also advised Fortune 500 companies as a management consultant while working in Deloitte Consulting’s Strategy & Operations practice. He is based in Nauto's Palo Alto, CA office and resides in San Francisco, CA.
Phil Moser serves as Associate Director of Global Driver Safety for Syneos Health. Prior to joining Syneos Health, Moser served as Vice President of Advanced Driver Training Services where he assisted numerous organizations with creating robust and successful driver safety initiatives. Moser also worked as a police officer in a suburban Philadelphia police department. Certified in various courts in the field of motor vehicle accident reconstruction, Moser has investigated approximately 3,500 vehicle crashes and has completed numerous driving-related training programs, including Forensic Accident Reconstruction, Advanced Accident Reconstruction, Homicide by Motor Vehicle Prosecution, DWI/DUI Enforcement, and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing. Moser lectures regularly on driver safety issues and has been featured as a driver safety expert on broadcast programs, including Good Day Philadelphia (Fox-29) and CBS affiliate KYW-TV.