Patrick Gaskins Appointed Group Vice President, Financial Services for AmeriQuest Transportation Services
CHERRY HILL, NJ, November 10, 2014 – Patrick Gaskins has been promoted to Group Vice President, Financial Services, for AmeriQuest Transportation Services, a leading provider of comprehensive fleet management services. He reports to Jim Guice, Executive Vice President of AmeriQuest.
In his new position, Gaskins is responsible for growing and developing the sales force of the Financial Services group while expanding its reach into the marketplace. “Our sales team will continue its focus on AmeriQuest’s proprietary Total Cost of Ownership analysis that enables fleets to determine the replacement ‘sweet spot’ for their assets,” Gaskins said. “With our analytical models we can interpret the combined fixed and variable fleet cost data to create a unit-by-unit replacement planning recommendation.”
Gaskins joined AmeriQuest’s Financial Services division in 2010 as Vice President. Prior to that, he served as Vice President of Sales for First Fleet Corporation. He began his career in transportation with GE Capital TIP, where he held posts of increasing responsibility as Sales Representative, Regional Sales Manager, District Manager, and National Accounts Manager.
Gaskins is a graduate of the University of Miami, FL, with a bachelor of business administration degree in finance. He earned the Certified Transportation Professional designation from the National Private Truck Council. His office is in Coral Springs, FL.
About AmeriQuest Transportation Services
AmeriQuest Transportation Services, the fleet management division of AmeriQuest Business Services, Inc., delivers comprehensive fleet management solutions that enable companies to reduce costs, optimize productivity, and be more competitive in their markets. AmeriQuest provides aggregated procurement, strategic fleet planning and financing, commercial used truck sales and remarketing, roadside assistance, independent contractor lease and maintenance programs, and outsourced transportation management services. For more information, visit ameriquestcorp.com/transportation.