Northbrook, IL — Donlen, the fleet industry’s most customer-centric and technically integrated provider of financing and fleet management solutions, announced the recipients of their annual Top Auction Awards today. Each year, Donlen recognizes top automobile auction partners that work closely with Donlen to bring high levels of service to Donlen’s remarketing program.

The 2015 award winners include the following:

  • Auction of the Year – Carolina Auto Auction
  • Central/Northeast Region – Manheim Milwaukee
  • South/Southeast Region – Orlando Longwood Auto Auction
  • West Region – Adesa Portland
  • Best Days to Condition Report – Adesa Kansas City
  • Best Retention Dollars – Adesa Cincinnati
  • Best Days to Sell – Orlando Longwood Auto Auction
  • Best Expense Control – ABC Bowling Green

Carolina Auto Auction has won Auction of the Year for the past four years, Manheim Milwaukee has won the Central/Northeast Region for the past three years, Orlando Longwood Auto Auction has won the South/Southeast Region for the last three years, and Adesa Portland is a three time West Region winner.

“The partnership we form with auction partners is a vital component of our remarketing program and its success,” said Dan Powers, Donlen director of vehicle remarketing. “By consistently meeting, and in many cases exceeding our performance goals, this year’s auction partners have demonstrated their commitment to our customers and to Donlen’s world-class remarketing program.”

Donlen’s auto auction selection process consistently measures each auction house to ensure the highest level of service delivery. Donlen takes great pride in ensuring that its remarketing program is unsurpassed, using both internal and external audits to guarantee the best possible outcome.

About Donlen

Donlen is the industry’s most customer-centric and technically integrated provider of financing and fleet management solutions for corporate fleets. Utilizing a highly consultative and strategic approach, Donlen helps fleets reduce cost, improve efficiency, and increase driver safety and productivity. As a testament to Donlen’s excellent customer service, we received a 2016 Gold Stevie® Award for Sales & Customer Service in the Customer Service Management Team of the Year category. Donlen’s consultation excellence has also been named to the IAOP Global Outsourcing 100® list for the tenth time. We maintain high-level customer satisfaction by focusing on employee satisfaction as well. In 2015, Donlen was named one of Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® by the National Association for Business Resources. Donlen’s constantly evolving technology and innovative approach to fleet management earned us a 2016 Silver Stevie Award in the New Business Intelligence Solution – New Version category. We have earned spots on the 2015 InformationWeek Elite 100, and the 2013 and 2012 InformationWeek 500 List of Top Technology Innovators Across America. Founded in 1965 and headquartered in Northbrook, Ill., Donlen is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ). For more information about Donlen, visit