FleetNet America Leadership Team
FleetNet America® excels in vehicle maintenance and repair solutions for commercial and private fleets. Meet the FleetNet America management team and view a brief resume for each member of the group that leads over 350 FleetNet employees.
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Cummings joined FleetNet in 2005, bringing expertise in the areas of accounting (non-practicing CPA in the states of Arkansas and Texas) and information technology. He has been affiliated with ArcBest Corporation® (parent company of FleetNet America) and its subsidiaries in various capacities since 1992. Prior to joining the ArcBest organization, he was the Director of Information for GI Trucking Company. He became President of FleetNet on February 1, 2011, and succeeded Oren Summer as CEO on July 1, 2011.
Mr. Wood joined FleetNet in 2012 as Executive Vice President of Finance & Administration, bringing over 27 years of expertise in finance and administration management. Prior to joining FleetNet, he was Controller for DeWitt Petroleum, CFO of GI Trucking and Revenue Control Manager for Carolina Freight Carriers. He became President of FleetNet on December 1, 2018.
Mr. Jeremy Mikell
Director of Financial Planning & Analysis
Mr. Mikell joined FleetNet in 2008. He is responsible for directing and coordinating the financial planning and analytical efforts of the accounting department. Additionally, he is responsible for the oversight of day-to-day operations of the Billing, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, and Collections teams. Since joining FleetNet, Jeremy has held various accounting and management positions, bringing clear focus and discipline to his areas of responsibility.
Director of Human Resources
Mrs. Stafford joined FleetNet in 2011, bringing over 20 years of human resource experience. She is responsible for employee recruitment, plus development, implementation and continuous staff improvement to ensure accurate and efficient operations. As the principal developer and facilitator of personnel protocols and procedures, Mrs. Stafford fosters the FleetNet Family focus and recommends improvements through systems' efficiencies.
Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing
Mr. Buell joined FleetNet in 2012, bringing over 30 years of expertise in sales and marketing management. He is responsible for planning, development and implementation of all sales and marketing strategies for FleetNet America. Additionally, Mr. Buell facilitates growth and goal attainment of new and existing accounts while also working to maintain and improve customer satisfaction levels. Prior to joining FleetNet, he held sales and marketing roles in Fortune 500 companies including Procter & Gamble, Clorox and Johnson Wax.
Vice President of Sales
Mr. Gildenhorn joined FleetNet in 2011, bringing over 22 years of experience in managing large teams of sales professionals. He is responsible for building, equipping and leading a team of senior sales executives to deliver customer-focused ideas.
Director of Marketing and Customer Experience (CX)
Ms. Holt joined FleetNet in 2005, bringing over 20 years of experience in sales and marketing. She is responsible for planning, development and implementation of all internal and external marketing strategies, communications and public relations activities. She also facilitates customer development through various marketing and customer service programs.
Vice President of Roadside Operations
Mr. Moore joined FleetNet in 2016, bringing over 30 years of fleet operations and maintenance management experience. Prior to joining FleetNet, Tim held various management positions in his career most recently with Watkins Refrigerated preceded by FedEx Freight, Watkins Motor Lines and Carolina Freight Carriers Corp. Mr. Moore is responsible for leading the Emergency Roadside Service Center and Quality Solutions team.
Senior Director of Roadside Quality Solutions
Mr. Costner joined FleetNet in 1997. He is responsible for managing and leading the on-boarding processes for new Roadside customers as well as designing, managing and implementing protocol changes for existing customers. He also ensures systems and related processes are optimized for Roadside operations, collaborating with the Roadside management team for an overall quality customer experience.
Director of Roadside Fleet Solutions
Mr. Shuford joined FleetNet in 2008 and is responsible for management of the Roadside fleet manager team, quality solutions and support personnel as well as building relationships with customers and ensuring positive workflow and processes in the operations arena. With 29 years’ experience in fleet maintenance, Daryle’s tenure includes various management positions at Overnite Transportation, Volvo Trucks North America, Thermo King, and Waste Management. Mr. Shuford has received various awards including the Craftsman Award, Achievement in Diesel Troubleshooting, as well as being one of the first TMC VMRS Specialists certified in 2014.
Vice President of TMcare®
Mr. Crane joined FleetNet in 2007. He is responsible for planning, managing and coordinating the day to day operations of TMcare in its entirety. He was employed with Carolina Freight Carriers for over 15 years, beginning as a terminal manager and working up to managing the largest facilities in the system along with other responsibilities at the corporate office in Cherryville, North Carolina. Prior to joining FleetNet, he held various management positions with several trucking companies that resulted in positive sales growth and productivity.
Vice President of Vendor Relations
Mr. Doty joined FleetNet in 2016. He is responsible for planning, development and management of FleetNet America’s vendor network. He has over 10 years of transportation and retail management experience. Prior to joining FleetNet, he held management positions with other companies associated with the transportation industry.
Executive Vice President of Information Technology
Mr. Johnson joined FleetNet in 2007. He is responsible for management and coordination of the Information Technology department. Since joining FleetNet, he has been in numerous technical and management positions, propelling the company toward innovative and robust solutions designed to further the efficiency and resiliency required by the company.
Vice President of Software Solutions
Jeffrey Godwin has over twenty-five years in the towing industry. His experience in the towing business began with a dispatch and office management role and has included every aspect of towing company operations. Mr. Godwin was a part of Texas operations purchased early in the RoadOne consolidation and worked in that corporate office, responsible for over 100 field IT operations nationwide. Mr. Godwin joined towXchange (now TXI Systems) as a partner in late 2003 to continue the sales of the software system and benefits program developed while at RoadOne. Mr. Godwin is currently President of FTI Groups, offering the towPartners program as well as a variety of industry tools marketed under the sureEcosystem brand. FTI Groups is now part of the ArcBest family of companies.
Director of Software Development
Joel Filardi joined FleetNet in 2018. He is responsible for overseeing day to day operations planning and strategy for the Software Development Department. Prior to joining FleetNet America Joel managed Omni Channel Digital Solutions teams at Lowe's Companies, where he helped to lead digital transformation, innovation, testing and software engineering strategy for e-commerce, as well as I.T. store operations, supply chain and distribution. Joel managed technology professionals in the U.S. and India and brings with him over 15 years of experience in Information Technology. Joel has also held leadership roles at Thermo Fisher Scientific, and Blue Cross Blue Shield. Joel holds a Master's of Science degree from Duquesne University.