FleetCare International Inc., was incorporated in 2014 by Jim Stephens, after nearly 30 years in the Mechanical Engineering and Transportation Maintenance industry. In the Fleet Maintenance industry, Jim developed many unique predictive maintenance programs that assisted in reducing their client’s maintenance cost over $700 million, collectively. His career has included work for governments, municipalities and companies in North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and the Caribbean.
Under Jim, FleetCare International has built a reputation for judicious use of resources and resulting cost containment. Jim’s work has been instrumental in providing and inspection regimen through AutoVIN for Honda (USA), Volvo/White Trucks (USA) and Rolls Royce/Bentley (USA).
As an experienced commercial fleet maintenance manager, Jim has participated on panels and in study groups for Alternative Fuels with The Maintenance Council of the American Trucking Association and The Association of European Transport. He was recently featured in an article in the Modesto Bee and The Epoch Times.
Jim has a MSc. in Mechanical Engineering and a BA in Plant Maintenance Engineering. He is a Certified Transportation Professional, a member of the Society of Automotive Engineers, an ASE certified Master Truck Technician, and holds certification in Automotive and Diesel, and Union Conflict Resolution.
Jim Stephens – Founder, President & COO
30+ years as a mechanical engineer in commercial vehicle manufacturing and maintenance
Developed predictive maintenance programs that reduced over $700M in costs
Alternative fuel panel study group contributor
Provided commercial vehicle inspection regimine for Volvo/White trucks
Ritz Guggiana – Chief Executive Officer
30+ years a Chief Executive Officer / President roles in food service and distribution firms (Ranked number 45 of over 3,000 food service distribution firms in the United states)
Senior executive and business advisor to a wide range of U.S. and internationally-based companies, ranging from vehicle fleet service, organic food products, and financial services, growing sales and profitability, improving inventory management
Grew revenue over ten-fold, led a team of over 180 employees, managed over 8,500 SKUs, acquired four companies, and operated two separate distribution facilities
Company Mission Statement
The purpose and focus of all we do for our clients and the community is to provide the best possible maintenance and repair service to commercial fleets.
We provide this service in the most expedient and efficient manner, utilizing cost saving systems, that are respectful to our environment. We are honest and accountable in all we do.
We are proactive and responsive to changes in technology, laws, and in the world as they affect our clients and our employees. When our maintained vehicles are in operation, there is an assurance of safety and reliability.
Our goal is to “Exceed our customers’ highest expectations and become the benchmark by which all others are judged.”
811111 – General Automotive Repair
811310 – Commercial and Industrial Machinery & Equipment Repair & Maintenance
811113 – Automotive Transmission Repair
811118 – Other Automotive Mechanical and Electrical Repair & Maintenance
811191 – Automotive Oil Change & Lubrication Shops
811198 – All Other Automotive Repair & Maintenance
532412 – Construction, Mining, Forestry Machinery & Equipment
488490 – Other Support Activities for Road Transportation
423130 – Tire & Tube Merchant Wholesalers
333618 – Other Engine Equipment Manufacturing
7389 – Business Services
7538 – General Automotive Repair Shops
7539 – Automotive Repair Shops
7542 – Car Washes
7549 – Automotive Services
7699 – Repair Shops & Related Services
8711 – Engineering Services