Trevose, PA, October 29, 2015 — The CEI Group, Inc. (CEI), a fleet driver management company, announced today the promotion of Ken Latzko to senior director of sales. In that new role, he will lead the company’s field sales leadership and sales support teams.
Mr. Latzko, who most recently served as director of sales support, has been with CEI since 2004. He will draw upon an extensive range of fleet accident management and safety management experience with CEI, as a team leader in strategic account services, a customer program specialist, a sales and marketing coordinator and a regional sales manager.
He has supported large accounts in the US and in Europe with regard to operations troubleshooting and customer service, and has been instrumental in the development and execution of sales strategies and tactics. Most recently, Mr. Latzko has contributed to the company’s strategic planning process and inroads into the work truck and service vans fleet market.
“Ken’s leadership, management acumen, diverse experience, and excellent industry-wide reputation have reinforced CEI’s leadership position in driver safety and accident management, elevated our sales efforts, and helped us expand into the vocational fleet market,” said Wayne Smolda, CEI’s president and chief executive officer.”
Mr. Latzko is a 2004 graduate of St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, PA.
CEI is a leading provider of technology-enhanced vehicle accident, driver safety and fleet risk management services. Its provider network consists of some 4,000 collision repair shops in North America, and includes nearly 1,000 truck collision repair centers. Its customers include self-insured, commercial, and institutional and government fleets, directly and through alliances with fleet leasing companies. CEI also provides vehicle direct repair program outsourcing to leading property and casualty insurance companies.
Founded in 1983, CEI has headquarters near Philadelphia, PA, and field sales offices in Trevose, PA, Tulsa, OK, Atlanta, GA, and Minneapolis, MN. In 2000, CEI launched its DriverCare™ solution, which include fleet risk management, MVR ordering and compliance, on-line and behind-the-wheel driver safety training and a safety newsletter. For more information about CEI, please visit cei-network.local.