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Spireon Secures U.S. Patent for Vehicle Inventory Management Technology

Company now counts 30 patents in its portfolio, with latest patent covering Kahu connected car solution for dealers

IRVINE, Calif., November 27, 2018——The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has awarded Spireon, the vehicle intelligence company, a patent for its technology approach to managing an automotive dealership’s vehicle inventory by pairing a tracking device to a vehicle. Patent number 10,089,598, “Methods and Apparatus for Monitoring and Control of Electronic Devices,” covers the technology used in Kahu, Spireon’s connected car solution built for dealers. This is the 30th patent secured by Spireon for advanced connected vehicle technologies.

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Spireon’s NSpire Platform Named Innovation of the Year in 10th Annual Golden Bridge Awards

Company earns 11 awards in 18 months, underscoring commitment to innovation and outstanding customer service

IRVINE, Calif., October 25, 2018—Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, received the Bronze award for its NSpire 3.0 Internet of Things (IoT) platform in the 2018 Golden Bridge Awards for Innovation of the Year in the Automotive, Transportation, Storage and Logistics category. The NSpire platform is the foundation for the company’s telematics solutions, providing advanced analytics and an unmatched vehicle data repository, with more than 326 billion driving miles to date. Spireon has received eleven awards in 18 months, showcasing the company’s commitment to delivering innovative products to solve the industry’s biggest challenges, complemented by unmatched customer service.


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Greenbriar Equity Group Invests in Vehicle Telematics Leader Spireon

Partnership with Greenbriar Expected to Accelerate Growth Strategy and Enhance Operational Flexibility

IRVINE, Calif., October 11, 2018—Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company,has selected Greenbriar Equity Group, L.P. (Greenbriar), a New York-based private investment firm, as its new equity partner. With over $3.5 billion in capital and investments in the global transportation and logistics industries, Greenbriar becomes the primary investor in Spireon as a result of the transaction.


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Spireon’s FleetLocate Named Product of the Year
by Business Intelligence Group
Trailer and asset management solution recognized as industry leader for unique detention and leasing management modules, and innovative tracking devices and sensors

IRVINE, CA, October 10, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, today announced its FleetLocate solution for trailer and asset management has been named 2018 Product of the Year in the enterprise category as part of Business Intelligence Group’s BIG Awards for Business. The BIG Awards annual program was launched in 2012 and recognizes companies, products and people that are demonstrated leaders in their respective industries.

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Spireon Launches GoldStar Connect for BHPH Dealers and Lenders
Feature-rich mobile app creates new mobile connections for the vehicle finance industry and extends the value of GPS to consumers

IRVINE, CA, October 9, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, introduces GoldStar Connect, a full-featured connected car mobile application that gives Buy Here Pay Here (BHPH) dealers and lenders the opportunity to increase customer loyalty and profitability. As the newest addition to the GoldStar™ GPS solution suite, GoldStar Connect helps dealers and lenders recoup the cost of GPS, while also increasing value, convenience and safety for consumers.

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Spireon’s Kahu Named 2018 IoT Innovator in
Auto Dealer Management by Compass Intelligence
Kahu connected car solution recognized for empowering dealers with vehicle telematics data and analytics
to increase operational efficiency, customer loyalty and profitability

IRVINE, CA, October 4, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, was named Internet of Things (IoT) Innovator in Auto Dealer Management by Compass Intelligence for 2018. Spireon was chosen for its leadership in providing new insights to dealers via automotive analytics to enhance dealer operations, customer engagement and profitability with its innovative Kahu offering—the first connected car solution specifically designed for dealerships. The awards comprise 20 IoT innovation categories and are voted on by a team of over 30 independent analysts, editors, consultants and advisors.

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Spireon Unveils the Industry’s First Nationwide Impounded Vehicle Report
Using data from nearly 4 million connected vehicles, the report details impound costs and other insights relevant to automotive dealers and lenders

IRVINE, CA, September 26, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, has published, “Impound Storage Fees, a Billion-Dollar Problem,” the first report of its kind to address the costs to consumers, dealers and lenders associated with vehicle impounds. “The reality is that impound isn’t a static problem. The information dealers need to combat it, including the latest impound lot locations and faster impound notifications, is dynamic. Only with timely access to accurate information can dealers put a dent in escalating costs,” said Brian Deeley, director of product management at Spireon.

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Spireon Announces New Kahu Enhancements Designed for Auto Dealer Groups

IRVINE, CA, September 18, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, is adding several enhancements to its Kahu connected car solution, designed to provide automotive dealer groups with the tools they need to optimize operations, improve sales results and mitigate risk. New features include streamlined portfolio and inventory management, account transfer for seamless dealer trades, mobile views of inventory age, new test drive analytics, and more.

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Substantial Growth in Automotive and Transportation Segments Drive 1H ’18 Spireon Results

IRVINE, CA, August 22, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, experienced substantial growth in both Automotive and Transportation sectors, and achieved a number of corporate milestones in the first half of 2018. Product innovation, white-glove customer service and key industry partnerships contributed to increases in revenue, active subscriptions and customer service metrics.

“Results for the first half of 2018 show market demand remains extremely strong for our best-in-class connected vehicle solutions,” said Kevin Weiss, Spireon CEO. “Across the core markets we serve—auto dealerships, transportation companies and local fleets—a growing number of customers and partners are selecting Spireon based on the quality of our products and outstanding customer service. We have made significant investments to scale the business and those investments are paying off.”

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Spireon Introduces New FleetLocate Cargo Sensor with Breakthrough IntelliScan® Sensing Technology

FleetLocate IntelliScan sensor will deliver unprecedented accuracy in cargo monitoring, addressing blind spots for trailer fleets

IRVINE, CA, July 9, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, introduced a new FleetLocate Cargo Sensor with breakthrough IntelliScan® sensing technology, providing unprecedented accuracy in visualizing cargo load status. The patent-pending IntelliScan technology uses a unique combination of sensing methods, including optical imaging and laser time of flight, to provide trailer fleet managers with a more precise picture of what is inside every trailer.

“The accuracy of IntelliScan technology is vastly superior to anything on the market today, and the industry has been in dire need of a better solution for cargo monitoring,” said Rick Gruenhagen, chief technology officer at Spireon. “Our new cargo sensor can deliver the precise readings trailer managers need, saving time, reducing detention and maximizing resources to drive bottom line results.”

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Spireon Unveils New GoldStar GPS Feature at NIADA 2018, Providing Instant Vehicle Location and Status to BHPH Dealers and Lenders

Quick Locate provides detailed, real-time vehicle status alerts, reducing risk and streamlining recovery for subprime dealers and lenders

IRVINE, CA, June 19, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, introduced Quick Locate, the latest feature of its GoldStar GPS solution, at the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association’s (NIADA) 2018 Expo and Convention in Orlando, Florida. Quick Locate provides dealers and lenders in the Buy Here Pay Here (BHPH) market instant visibility to vehicle location and current status, improving efficiency by reducing the need to manually locate vehicles individually.

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Spireon Signs Agreement with Ford Commercial Solutions to Add Ford Data Services to FleetLocate Solution

As an authorized Ford telematics service provider, Spireon gains access to OEM-grade data through Ford’s Transportation Mobility Cloud

IRVINE, CA, June 7, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, has signed an agreement with Ford Commercial Solutions for Spireon’s award-winning FleetLocate fleet management solution to access data through Ford’s open-platform Transportation Mobility Cloud (TMC).  Spireon customers who own Ford vehicles will gain faster, easier onboarding to the FleetLocate platform, without any additional hardware costs or installation. Extensive Ford-specific vehicle data will be available through the FleetLocate web and mobile applications to improve fleet management for customers.

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Spireon Exceeds 200,000 Trailer Telematics Subscribers with Ryder

Launched in 2010, FleetLocate is now an industry-leader in trailer telematics, on pace for continued growth with new innovations imminent

IRVINE, CA, May 22, 2018 —Spireon Inc., hit a major milestone this year by surpassing 200,000 active trailer telematics subscribers for its FleetLocate asset and trailer intelligence solution. The customer who pushed Spireon over the benchmark was Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE:R), one of the world’s largest transportation companies with more than 240,000 assets and over 50,000 customers.

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Spireon Named IoT Vehicle Telematics Company of the Year 2018 by Compass Intelligence

Vehicle intelligence leader receives eight awards in thirteen months

IRVINE, CA, May 17, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, was named IoT Vehicle Telematics Company of the Year in the 2018 Compass Intelligence awards. Voted on by a judging panel of more than 40 industry-leading journalists, editors and analysts covering technology and the IoT, mobile devices and software sectors, Spireon was chosen for its continued innovation in aftermarket telematics, strong market traction, and exceptional customer service metrics.

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Spireon’s NSpire IoT Platform Wins New Product of the Year in 2018 American Business Awards®

Recognized for innovation and service, the vehicle intelligence company receives third Stevie® Award in 12 months

IRVINE, CA, May 3, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, announced its NSpire 3.0 IoT platform was awarded Silver for New Product or Service of the Year in the 16th annual American Business Awards. NSpire is the powerhouse behind the company’s unmatched telematics data repository and analytics capability, capturing more than 326 billion driving miles to date. This is the third Stevie Award for Spireon in the past 12 months — the other two earned for the company’s outstanding customer service.

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Spireon Strengthens Customer Commitment with New Senior Executive Appointment

Rashid Ismail joins vehicle intelligence executive team to enhance customer success

IRVINE, CA, March 28, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, has appointed Rashid Ismail as senior vice president of customer success, joining the company’s executive leadership team. Tapping into an extensive background in operations and customer experience, Ismail will be responsible for customer lifecycle management, bringing even greater strength to Spireon’s award-winning customer service program.

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Spireon Showcases the Power of Connected Cars for Dealerships and Consumers at NADA 2018

Kahu redefines vehicle telematics with advanced dealer analytics, enterprise group management and consumer mobile engagement to drive loyalty and profit for dealers

LAS VEGAS, NV, March 22, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, will showcase new enhancements to its Kahu® connected dealer solution at the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Convention and Expo in Las Vegas, March 23–25, 2018. Kahu redefines vehicle telematics by focusing on the needs of the dealership, adding new features to optimize performance, such as advanced inventory and test-drive analytics, enterprise management for dealer groups, and an enhanced consumer mobile app for increasing customer loyalty and add- on revenue.

To see a demonstration of Kahu at NADA, visit Spireon’s booth, #5402C, near the Northeast Concourse entrance of the exhibit hall.

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Spireon Ends 2017 with Strong Business Growth and Technology Advancements

High customer satisfaction, growing revenue streams and product innovation
highlight a landmark year for the company

IRVINE, Calif., March 12, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, today announced business growth metrics and technology advancements achieved in 2017, demonstrating the company’s accelerating trajectory of success. Spireon® is the largest provider of aftermarket telematics solutions in North America. By the end of 2017, Spireon’s NSpire™ IoT platform supported nearly 4 million connected vehicles and now processes more than 1.5 billion data events each quarter, providing critical vehicle and driver insights to more than 20,000 companies in automotive, transportation, lending, and a wide variety of service industries.

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Spireon Wins Silver in the 2018 Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service

Leading provider of connected vehicle solutions earns fourth award for superior,
white-glove service and support

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 28, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, earned a Silver award in the 2018 Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service, the company announced today. Celebrating their fourth customer service award in the past ten months, Spireon was named a Customer Service Department of the Year in the Airlines, Distribution and Transportation category. The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service recognize the achievements of contact center, customer service, business development and sales professionals worldwide.

“We put the customer at the forefront of everything we do, which makes receiving this award all the more gratifying,” said Kevin Weiss, Spireon CEO. “I am extremely proud that our outstanding customer service team continues to be recognized for their dedication and expertise, and I know they will be thrilled with the validation that comes from winning another Silver Stevie.”

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Spireon Introduces FleetLocate FL Flex, Industry’s First Modular Trailer Tracker Designed for Mixed Fleets

New FL Flex offers continuous battery life, tamper alerts and broad customization
in a small footprint device

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 15, 2018 —Spireon Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, has released the industry’s first modular trailer tracking solution, FL Flex, the latest in its FleetLocate® product line. Spireon’s FL Flex enables a mixed fleet to deploy a single, small footprint device across its full range of trailers, and then customize the unit to meet the specific needs of each asset. By configuring FL Flex with options such as door, cargo, temperature and other trailer sensors, as well as solar panels to maximize up-time, fleets can streamline and accelerate the deployment of mission-critical asset management capabilities across their business.

“Premier Trailer Leasing believes in outfitting its trailers with the best technology. FL Flex’s modular design and long life supports many configurations, including solar, giving us actionable real-time trailer data that our customers demand,” said Jim AuBuchon, CEO of Premier Trailer Leasing.

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Spireon Demonstrates Mobility as a Service Capabilities with Kahu at CES 2018

“Drive On Demand” demo leverages SmartDeviceLink APIs for an innovative, flexible alternative to purchasing or leasing vehicles from dealerships

LAS VEGAS, Nev., January 9, 2018—Spireon Inc., Spireon, the vehicle intelligence company, will demonstrate new Mobility as a Service (MaaS) capabilities with its Kahu® solution at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) taking place in Las Vegas, Jan. 9-12, 2018. The demo features an innovative car-sharing service, which Spireon calls Drive On Demand™, that would allow dealers to offer customers an affordable and secure alternative to purchasing or leasing vehicles.

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Spireon Celebrates 15th Anniversary

Company recognized for technical and operational excellence with five awards, new product releases, and outstanding NPS scores in 2017

IRVINE, Calif., December 21, 2017—Spireon Inc., Spireon, the vehicle intelligence company, announced that December 30, 2017, will mark the company’s 15th year in business providing automotive and commercial fleet telematics solutions to now more than 20,000 customers in North America. Spireon achieved landmark results in 2017, earning five industry awards, releasing new products across all segments, and exiting the third quarter with a Net Promoter Score (NPS) of 65.

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Comcar Adopts Spireon’s FleetLocate to Maximize Trailer Utilization 
Across Four Subsidiaries

Transportation and logistics leader Comcar Industries gains full visibility and increased efficiency using trailer tracking by Spireon

IRVINE, Calif., December 20, 2017—Spireon Inc., Spireon, Inc., the vehicle intelligence company, today announced that Comcar Industries, Inc., a leader in the transportation and logistics industry with four subsidiary business units, has adopted Spireon’s FleetLocate® trailer management solution for their diverse fleet of dry/refrigerated vans, bulk, flatbed and chemical trailers. Comcar is installing FleetLocate in its entire fleet to optimize trailer utilization and operational efficiency for their customers.

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Spireon Wins Gold for Customer Service Team of the Year in the 2017 One Planet Awards

Leader in connected vehicle intelligence solutions takes home top honor for industry-leading service and support

IRVINE, Calif., December 14, 2017—Spireon Inc., a leader in connected vehicle intelligence solutions, today announced the One Planet® Awards has recognized the company with a gold award for Customer Service Team of the Year. An international program, the One Planet Awards honor the best in business and professional excellence in every industry around the world. Spireon’s selection in the customer service category reaffirms the company’s longstanding commitment to delivering outstanding pre- and post-sale service and support.

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Spireon Adds New Monitoring and Workflow Features to GoldStar to Reduce Costs and Complexity in Vehicle Finance

Company introduces GoldStar Enterprise for auto lenders and large multi-branch dealers, along with new, nationwide Impound Lot database

IRVINE, Calif., December 13, 2017—Spireon Inc., a leader in connected vehicle intelligence solutions, today announced the latest enhancements to their GoldStar™ GPS solution for the vehicle finance industry. New GoldStar Enterprise adds enhanced workflow automation for lenders, credit unions, and large Buy Here Pay Here (BHPH) dealerships with multiple locations. The company also added a new, nationwide Impound Lot database, prebuilt into the platform, and available for both GoldStar Pro and GoldStar Enterprise customers.

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Kahu by Spireon Wins 2017 BIG Award for Business

IRVINE, Calif., December 5, 2017—Spireon Inc., a leader in connected vehicle intelligence solutions, today announced its Kahu® connected car solution has been named New Product of the Year in the automotive enterprise category of Business Intelligence Group’s 2017 BIG Awards for Business. The BIG Awards annual program was launched in 2012 to recognize companies, products and people that are leading their respective industries.

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Spireon’s FleetLocate Wins Best in Biz Award for 2017

IRVINE, Calif., November 30, 2017—Spireon Inc., a leader in connected vehicle intelligence solutions, announced the company’s FleetLocate® solution earned the silver award for Enterprise Service of the Year in the 2017 Best in Biz Awards, the only independent business awards program judged by prominent editors and reporters from top-tier publications in North America.

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Spireon Launches FleetLocate Compliance, an Affordable and Reliable ELD Solution

IRVINE, Calif., November 9, 2017—Spireon Inc., a leader in connected vehicle intelligence solutions, today announced a new FleetLocate™ Compliance solution designed to help fleets of all sizes affordably comply with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) electronic logging device (ELD) mandate, which will take effect Dec. 18, 2017. Powered by Gorilla Safety, a leading provider of cloud-based software for the fleet and transportation industry, FleetLocate Compliance makes it easy for fleet managers to oversee driver hours in accordance with the new regulatory requirements.

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J. Grady Randolph Adopts Spireon’s FleetLocate to Optimize Utilization of 700 Flatbed Trailers

IRVINE, Calif., October 26, 2017—Spireon Inc., a leader in connected vehicle intelligence solutions, today announced that J. Grady Randolph, Inc., one of the largest flatbed fleets specializing in prestressed concrete in the U.S., has adopted the company’s FleetLocate asset management solution in order to optimize utilization of its 700 trailers.

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Big G Express Chooses Spireon’s FleetLocate to Maximize Trailer Utilization and Boost Revenue

IRVINE, Calif., September 14, 2017—Spireon Inc., a leader in connected vehicle intelligence solutions, today announced that Big G Express, an over-the-road trucking company that provides transportation services across the United States, has selected Spireon’s FleetLocate asset management solution with an aim of reducing its fleet size by 110 trailers, while increasing trailer utilization.

As a company committed to increasing driver safety, customer satisfaction and business optimization, Big G Express needed a solution to better manage trailer assets, limit detention at customer sites, and accurately track detention times for billing. The company also sought to improve its tractor-to-trailer ratio and reduce capital expenses associated with excess trailer inventory.

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Spireon Wins Gold for Customer Service in the 9th Annual 2017 Golden Bridge Awards®

IRVINE, Calif., September 7, 2017—Spireon Inc., a leader in connected vehicle intelligence solutions, received the prestigious Gold award for Customer Service in the 2017 Golden Bridge Awards®. The coveted annual Golden Bridge Awards program encompasses the world’s best in organizational performance, innovations, products and services. The win marks the second award that Spireon has earned in 2017 for exceptional Customer Service. In May, Spireon won the Silver Stevie Award for Customer Service Department of the Year in the 15th Annual American Business Awards.

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Spireon Shows Continued Growth and Operational Gains in 1H‘17

IRVINE, CA, August 24, 2017 – Spireon Inc., a leader in connected vehicle intelligence solutions, today announced key business metrics and achievements for the first half of 2017, continuing the company’s longstanding streak of financial and operational performance gains. Spireon solutions connect millions of vehicles and mobile assets to the internet, enabling auto lenders and dealers, fleet managers, and consumers to track and manage their valuable assets remotely via Web and mobile apps. The company’s NSpire platform now processes more than 500 million data events per month, and achieved a 99.99 percent uptime from January 1 through June 30, 2017.

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RJ & Sons Selects Spireon’s FleetLocate to Better Manage International Fleet Operations

IRVINE, CA, July 20, 2017 – Spireon Inc., a leader in telematics, risk management and location-based business intelligence solutions, today announced that RJ & Sons LLC—a family-owned and operated transportation company providing Specialized Logistics solutions to customers throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico—has adopted the company’s FleetLocate fleet and asset management solution across its entire fleet of specialized trailers

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SPIREON UNVEILS ENHANCED GOLDSTAR GPS SOLUTION FOR AUTO DEALERS AND LENDERS AT NABD CONFERENCE

LAS VEGAS, May 24, 2017 – Spireon Inc., a leader in telematics, risk management and location-based business intelligence solutions, announced the latest version of its GoldStar GPS solution for the vehicle finance industry, offering dealers and lenders an easy and efficient approach to mitigate risk while sustaining growth. The announcement is timed with the National Alliance of Buy Here Pay Here Dealers (NABD) Conference in Las Vegas, where the company’s senior vice president of sales for Automotive Solutions, Reggie Ponsford, is speaking on a panel addressing the challenges and opportunities for dealers in the Buy Here Pay Here (BHPH) space.

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Spireon’s Fleet Management Solution Connected by OnStar Now Available

LAS VEGAS, May 18, 2017 – Spireon Inc., a leader in telematics, risk management and location-based business intelligence solutions with more than 3.75 million active subscribers, today released its FleetLocate Connected by OnStar fleet management solution for properly equipped GM vehicles.

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Spireon Appoints Telematics Industry Pro Bob Burden Senior Vice President of Sales for Fleet Division

IRVINE, Calif. Spireon Inc., a leader in telematics, risk management and location-based business intelligence solutions, today announced the appointment of Bob Burden as senior vice president of sales for Spireon’s Fleet Division. An industry veteran with more than 12 years of experience in executive sales roles, Burden will spearhead sales to small and medium-sized businesses, as well as reseller and channel segments, with an eye toward continued market growth and executing industry-leading go-to-market strategies.

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SPIREON WINS SILVER FOR CUSTOMER SERVICE DEPARTMENT OF THE YEAR IN 2017 AMERICAN BUSINESS AWARDS

IRVINE, Calif.—May 2, 2017—Spireon Inc., a leader in telematics, risk management and location-based business intelligence solutions, today announced the company received the Silver Stevie Award in the Customer Service Department of the Year category in the 15th Annual American Business Awards. The American Business Awards, also known as the Stevies, are the nation’s premier business awards recognizing achievements and positive contributions of organizations and working professionals. The Stevie Award for Customer Service Department of the Year is the top honor for customer service and business development.

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Spireon Appoints Connected Car Veteran Reggie Ponsford to SVP Sales Role to Extend Leadership Position in Vehicle Finance Market

NASHVILLE, Tenn.–Spireon Inc., a leader in telematics, risk management and location-based Business Intelligence solutions, today announced the promotion of Reggie Ponsford to senior vice president of Sales for Spireon’s Automotive Solutions group. Previously, Ponsford was vice president of national accounts, responsible for Spireon’s largest and most complex customers in the automotive space. In his new role, Ponsford will oversee sales for the vehicle finance market segment, including Buy Here Pay Here (BHPH), franchise, rental, and power sports vehicle dealers, as well as direct and indirect lenders and strategic accounts.

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Spireon and CU Solutions Group Partner to Reduce Loss Risk in the Vehicle Finance Industry

NASHVILLE, Tenn.–Spireon Inc., a leader in telematics, risk management and location-based Business Intelligence solutions, and CU Solutions Group, a credit union service organization, today announced a partnership focused on mitigating auto lending risk for credit unions. CUSG will exclusively offer to its national network of credit union clients Spireon’s GoldStar Lender solution, which includes tools to help control the rise in delinquencies by staying connected to borrowers.

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Spireon Showcases New FleetLocate Solar Solution at ATA’s 2017 Technology & Maintenance Council Meeting

NASHVILLE, Tenn.–Spireon Inc., the leader in aftermarket telematics solutions for risk management and business optimization, today announced general availability of FleetLocate FL Solar, its state-of-the-art solar-powered solution for trailer and asset tracking, and will showcase the offering today through March 2 at the American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition (TMC) in Nashville, Tennessee. At TMC, leading industry publication Heavy Duty Trucking will present Spireon with a Top 20 Product of the Year award, recognizing the FleetLocate trailer and asset management system. Spireon customer Pan American Express, a privately-owned full service transportation company, is among the first fleets to adopt FL Solar, and has cited ease of installation and extended operational life of the device as key advantages.

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Spireon Achieves Breakout Business Results in 2H’16

IRVINE, Calif.–Spireon Inc., the leader in aftermarket telematics solutions for risk management and business optimization, continued its run of 14 consecutive years of top line growth with outstanding financial and operational performance in the second half of 2016. Spireon solutions now connect over 3.75 million active customers to their vehicles and assets, and the Company’s NSpire platform is processing more than 1 billion data events per quarter, providing critical productivity improvements and asset protection for consumers, dealers, lenders and fleet managers of all sizes.

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Spireon Unveils Kahu, the First Connected Car Solution Specifically Designed for Dealerships, at NADA 2017

IRVINE, Calif.–Spireon Inc., the leader in aftermarket telematics solutions for risk management and business optimization, will introduce its latest connected car solution – Kahu™ – at the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Convention & Expo in New Orleans. Kahu is designed for dealers, providing streamlined lot management while delivering a new finance and insurance (F&I) profit center by offering consumers a modern location tracking and stolen vehicle recovery service. Additionally, Kahu empowers dealers to grow service retention with car buyers by providing accurate vehicle data for proactive maintenance reminders that can improve vehicle health and keep vehicles within warranty.

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Spireon Appoints New Chief Product Officer to Drive Innovation and Superior Value for Company’s Connected Vehicle Solutions

IRVINE, Calif.–Spireon Inc., a leader in telematics, risk management and location-based Business Intelligence solutions, today announced the appointment of veteran telematics executive Jason Penkethman as its Chief Product Officer, reporting to Chief Technology Officer, Rick Gruenhagen. In this role, Penkethman will lead the next wave of innovation for Spireon’s products and platform, creating vehicle connectivity solutions that maximize customer value.

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Spireon Set for Hardware Innovation with Appointment of Ed Suski as Vice President of Hardware Engineering

IRVINE, Calif.–Spireon Inc., a leader in telematics, risk management and location-based Business Intelligence solutions, today announced the appointment of Ed Suski as its Vice President of Hardware Engineering, reporting to Spireon Chief Technology Officer, Rick Gruenhagen. A former executive at General Electric and United Technologies Corporation, Suski brings innovation and operational expertise to reimagine hardware and software platforms for increased scalability, efficiency and performance.

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Spireon Appoints New Executive Leadership to Accelerate Transformative Growth and Innovation

IRVINE, Calif.–Spireon Inc., a leader in telematics, risk management and location-based Business Intelligence solutions, today announced the appointment of Todd Abbott, Carla Fitzgerald and Rick Gruenhagen to Spireon’s Executive Team, leading sales, marketing and technology functions respectively. Joining recently appointed CEO Kevin Weiss, the new leadership additions will be instrumental in driving Spireon’s transformative next phase of growth.

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Spireon Continues to Deliver Telematics Innovation With New Solar-Powered Trailer Tracking Product

IRVINE, Calif.–Spireon Inc., the leading provider of GPS-based vehicle telematics and Business Intelligence solutions with over three million active subscribers, announced its first solar-powered trailer and asset telematics solution, providing customers with a new way to gain location information and Rich Data around their trailers and assets through a reliable and renewable energy source.

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Spireon Named IoT Vehicle Telematics Company of the Year by Leading Industry Analyst Panel

IRVINE, Calif.–Spireon, Inc., the leading provider of GPS-based vehicle telematics and Business Intelligence solutions with over three million active subscribers, today announced that it has been named the IoT Vehicle Telematics Company of the Year as part of the 4th annual 2016 Compass Intelligence Awards.

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Car Dealers Find New F&I Profit Center with Spireon SkyLink

IRVINE, Calif.–Spireon Inc., the leading provider of GPS-based vehicle telematics and Business Intelligence solutions with over 3 million active subscribers, today announced that Spireon SkyLink is enabling auto dealerships to streamline inventory management as well as add a new finance and insurance (F&I) profit center with a unique connected car service offered to car buyers.

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Milan Supply Chain Solutions Selects Spireon FleetLocate for Intelligent Trailer Monitoring and Management

IRVINE, Calif.–Spireon Inc., the leading provider of GPS-based vehicle telematics and Business Intelligence solutions with over 3 million active subscribers, today announced that Milan Supply Chain Solutions, a full-service transportation, logistics and supply chain company, has selected Spireon FleetLocate to provide trailer tracking data intelligence for over 1,100 trailers to improve trailer utilization and deliver significant operational savings.

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Spireon NSpire Vehicle Telematics Platform Solves Customer Challenges with Industry Leading Uptime and Performance

IRVINE, Calif.–Spireon Inc., the leading provider of GPS-based vehicle telematics and Business Intelligence solutions with over 3 million active subscribers, today announced its Spireon NSpire cloud-based vehicle telematics platform has delivered unprecedented reliability for customers throughout peak demand, including a 96 percent increase in data events processed year over year.

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Spireon Expands Vehicle Telematics Leadership Position with 20th Consecutive Quarter of Revenue Growth

IRVINE, Calif.–Spireon Inc., the leading provider of aftermarket GPS-based vehicle telematics and Business Intelligence solutions with over 3 million active subscribers, today announced it has achieved its 20th consecutive quarter of year over year revenue growth.>

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Spireon Announces Record-Breaking Q1 Sales, Passes New Growth Milestone

IRVINE, Calif. — Spireon Inc. today announced it has reached three million active subscribers for its suite of GPS based vehicle telematics solutions, extending its position as the industry’s largest aftermarket connected vehicle company in the U.S.

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Spireon Driver Performance Program Empowers Enterprise Fleets to Take Action on Telematics Data for an Improved Bottom Line

IRVINE, Calif. — Spireon Inc., a leading provider of Mobile Resource Management (MRM) and Business Intelligence solutions, today introduced the upcoming availability of the Spireon Driver Performance Program and mobile app to positively influence driver behavior and fleet performance.

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Spireon Enables Affordable FSMA Regulatory Compliance with New Refrigerated Trailer Telematics Solution

IRVINE, Calif.–Spireon Inc., a leading provider of Mobile Resource Management (MRM) and Business Intelligence Solutions, today introduced FleetLocate Temperature Monitoring, the Company’s first refrigerated trailer telematics solution for customers that require extra precautions to safeguard their perishable goods or products during the climate-controlled transportation and shipping process.

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Spireon Introduces GoldStar Lender for Auto Finance Professionals to Better Manage Portfolio Risk

IRVINE, Calif.–Spireon Inc., the industry’s leading open connected vehicle platform company with over 2.5 million active subscribers, today introduced GoldStar Lender, the Company’s next generation GPS vehicle tracking and Collateral Management System (CMS) that has proven to help customers increase their loan portfolio performance by up to 20 percent.

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Kahu by Spireon Transforms Any Car into a Connected Car, Provides New Revenue Stream for Car Dealers

IRVINE, Calif.–Spireon Inc., the nation’s largest and most trusted aftermarket Connected Vehicle company with over 2.5 million connected vehicles on the road, today debuts Kahu, a new service sold exclusively through used car dealers to offer customers a simple way to link their vehicle to their smartphone and interact with their car after purchasing.

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