Idle Free Systems: Announces new national director of field services for its auxiliary power unit distributor network

Idle Free Systems Announces New National Director of Field Services for its Auxiliary Power Unit Distributor Network

Madison, WI (November 21, 2013) Idle Free Systems, Inc., the manufacturer of electric idle elimination solutions for the commercial trucking industry, today announced that veteran auxiliary power unit product support specialist Patrick (Pat) Fleishauer has been hired as National Director of Field Services for its North American APU distributor network. Due to the company’s rapid growth, Fleishauer was hired to provide support to its APU distributors and maintain its exceptional level of service.

Idle Free is a leading electric APU manufacturer providing fleets the best solution to eliminate idling and save more money. Fleishauer will work with all the Idle Free authorized sales and service partners that are supporting the demand for the most complete idle elimination system on the market today and the only electric APU capable of meeting drivers’ needs without relying on the truck’s starter batteries.

With a distinguished twenty-year career in the United States Air Force focused on customer service and a post-military background in supporting APU distributors, Fleishauer has a strong record of creating and upholding decisions and policies that affect APU product support activities. Formerly, Fleishauer served as Director of Product Support for Glacier Bay Technology and, more recently, Director of Field Service for Crosspoint Solutions Group.

“Today more than ever, fleets are looking for measurable business advantages,” said Fleishauer. “My mandate is to enhance the customer experience in such a way that it makes a tangible difference and plays an integral part in the continued growth of Idle Free Systems as a leading electric APU provider in the market.”

“Pat’s expertise, professionalism and natural proclivity for building strong relationships will significantly enhance the support we can provide to our dealers and fleet customers,” said Robert Hopton, CEO, Idle Free Systems. “Adding Pat to our team is a reflection of our continued commitment to our customers to support them ongoing as we grow and strategically pursue additional market opportunities.”

About Idle Free Systems

Idle Free Systems, Inc. (“Idle Free”) manufactures electric idle elimination solutions for the commercial trucking industry and school buses.

The Idle Free electric APU is The Complete Electric APU Solution™ offering drivers and fleet operators a flexible, cost-effective alternative to discretionary idling without compromising performance, cost savings, driver comfort, or environmental safety.

Unique to the Idle Free electric APUs is its ability to be powered three ways: an independent battery bank, Shorepower and Reefer Link™, Idle Free’s proprietary, patented technology run by the reefer. Idle Free is the only APU on the market that can be powered by the reefer.

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