DUBLIN and BOSTON, Nov. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Fleetmatics Group PLC (NYSE: FLTX), a leading global provider of mobile workforce solutions for service-based businesses of all sizes delivered as software-as-a-service (SaaS), today announced that its lead participation in "Atlanta is Grateful" helped generate more than $225,000 for Your Grateful Nation (YGN). Your Grateful Nation is a non-profit corporation dedicated to the support of U.S. combat veterans and their families during and after their transition from the military to civilian life.
On November 6th, a charity event benefitting YGN, was held at The Stave Room, located in the Sweetwater Design District in Atlanta, Georgia. Corporate sponsors and community leaders came together to support Your Grateful Nations' efforts to provide our veterans with connections to education and training programs and career opportunities aimed at veteran employment.
"We are honored to take a prominent role in supporting a critical initiative that helps bring opportunity and prosperity to our veteran community," said Jim Travers, Fleetmatics Chairman and CEO. "Fleetmatics congratulates Your Grateful Nation on this event and its continued success in transitioning veterans back into the workforce."
About Your Grateful Nation Your Grateful Nation is a non-profit corporation dedicated to the support of U.S. Special Operations Forces veterans and their families during and after their transition from the military to civilian life. We provide employment transition services, paid internships, cooperative education and family stabilization support to heroes who faced combat and high-risk missions. Learn more at https://yourgratefulnation.org/.
About Fleetmatics Group PLC Fleetmatics Group PLC (NYSE: FLTX) is a leading global provider of mobile workforce solutions for service-based businesses of all sizes delivered as software-as-a-service (SaaS). Our solutions enable businesses to meet the challenges associated with managing local fleets, and improve the productivity of their mobile workforces, by extracting actionable business intelligence from real-time and historical vehicle and driver behavioral data. Fleetmatics Group's intuitive, cost-effective Web-based solutions provide fleet operators with visibility into vehicle location, fuel usage, speed and mileage, and other insights into their mobile workforce, enabling them to reduce operating and capital costs, as well as increase revenue. An integrated, full-featured mobile workforce management product provides additional efficiencies related to job management by empowering the field worker and speeding the job completion process – quote through payment. As of September 30, 2015, Fleetmatics served approximately 31,000 customers, with approximately 655,000 subscribed vehicles worldwide. To learn more about Fleetmatics, visit www.fleetmatics.com.
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