DUBLIN and BOSTON, Aug. 29, 2016 /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), has been named the gold winner in Most Innovative Product of the Year – Small or Medium Business category for the Fleetmatics REVEAL Field App in Best in Biz Awards 2016 International, an independent global business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts.
The latest enhancement to Fleetmatics REVEAL, the Field App is designed to keep dispatchers, managers and drivers on the same page by delivering information right to the driver's mobile device and improving the experience of the mobile worker. The application also provides mobile workers with direct access to their performance metrics, helping them to track their own progress and benchmark against the rest of their team. Using location of the workers mobile device as well as vehicle locations within Fleetmatics REVEAL, the Field App intelligently recommends vehicle assignment; an easy means for customers to unlock additional insight into mobile worker performance.
"To receive gold recognition from a broad panel of journalists and analysts who cover and critique new products and solutions on a daily basis is especially rewarding," said Fleetmatics' CTO, Peter Mitchell. "This latest enhancement puts the power of Fleetmatics directly into the hands of the drivers of more than 750,000 vehicles, and allows them to enjoy the benefits that their fleet operators have seen for years."
More than 270 public and private companies hailing from all sectors of the global economy from more than 30 countries competed in Best in Biz Awards' fourth annual International program. Best in Biz Awards 2016 International honors were once again presented in a range of categories, including Fastest-Growing Company of the Year, Most Innovative Company of the Year, Support Department of the Year, Most Innovative Product, Enterprise Product and Consumer Product of the Year.
Best in Biz Awards' uniqueness stems, in part, from the composition of its judging panel. Only writers, journalists, and contributors to business, consumer, financial, trade and technology publications, as well as broadcast outlets and analyst firms, are invited to serve as judges each year. Structured this way, Best in Biz Awards is able to leverage the experience and expertise of an influential group of global opinion makers to determine award winners.
For a full list of gold, silver and bronze winners in Best in Biz Awards 2016 International, visit: http://intl.bestinbizawards.com/intl-2016-winners.
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 June 30, 2016, Fleetmatics served approximately 38,000 customers and approximately 757,000 subscribed vehicles worldwide. To learn more about Fleetmatics, visit www.fleetmatics.com.
About Best in Biz Awards
Since 2011, Best in Biz Awards has been recognizing companies for their business success as judged by renowned members of the press and industry analysts. Best in Biz Awards honors are currently conferred in two separate programs: North America and International, and in more than 60 categories, including company, team, executive, product, and PR and media. Entries in the 6th annual Best in Biz Awards are currently being accepted from all companies based or operating in North America until the final deadline on September 16, 2016. For more information, visit: http://www.bestinbizawards.com.
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