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Vell Recruits Allison Mnookin to NYSE: FLTX (Fleetmatics) Board Featured

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Allison Mnookin

Member of the Board of Directors

> Location: Boston, MA
> Industry: Software as a Service (SaaS)
> Other experience: CEO, QuickBase | VP & GM, QuickBooks, Intuit
> Ownership: Public (NYSE: FLTX)
> Diversity: Gender

Allison Mnookin is CEO of QuickBase Inc. and serves on the company’s Board of Directors. She served as the Vice President and General Manager of QuickBase for six years during its tenure as a business unit of Intuit. Allison brings two decades of experience as a technology executive for successful cloud and business software companies. At QuickBase, Allison is responsible for setting the business strategy and currently oversees a client base of more than 500,000 business subscribers, including more than 50 percent of the Fortune 100.

Prior to QuickBase, Allison held several leadership positions in Intuit’s Small Business Division. Most notably, she served as vice president and general manager of a $500M portfolio of small business products, which included QuickBooks. Allison was also instrumental in the early formation and growth of Quicken Loans.

Allison was named to the Board of Directors of Fleetmatics, (NYSE: FLTX), a leading global provider of fleet management solutions for small and mid-sized businesses. Allison holds an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and a B.A. from Harvard College. 

About Fleetmatics Group PLC

Fleetmatics, is a leading global provider of mobile workforce solutions for service-based businesses of all sizes delivered as software-as-a-service (SaaS). Our fleet management 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 fleet management 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 September 30, 2016, Fleetmatics served approximately 42,000 customers and approximately 826,000 subscribed vehicles worldwide.


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Dora Vell

Dora Vell is the Managing Partner of Vell Executive Search, a boutique executive search firm in Boston focused on recruiting technology executives and board members. Vell has successfully completed numerous board member and C-level executive searches, including CEOs, COOs, CIOs, and Vice Presidents - at both public and private companies.

Prior to founding the firm in 2005, Vell was a Partner at Heidrick & Struggles' Technology practice for seven years.  Before her career in executive search, she worked at IBM for 11 years, managing software engineering organizations of 100 people and software sales organizations with revenues of $150 million. She has also served as an executive assistant to the CEO of IBM Canada for one year.

Vell holds seven worldwide software patents. She has published several Business of Leadership reports on governance and leadership and has been quoted in numerous articles including The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Business Week, Fortune, Agenda Week, MSNBC, Mass High Tech, the OPUS for the World Economic Forum, Boston Business Journal, The Globe & Mail, CIO Magazine, and IEEE. She also has been a featured speaker on leadership at numerous conferences and at Columbia University's MBA program.

Vell is a member of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), the Boston CEO Roundtable. She has served on the boards of Framingham State, Entrepreneur's Organization, Goodwill, Mary Centre for developmentally handicapped adults,, and RBC Capital Partners.

She has received an MBA from the University of Toronto, a Master in Computer Science from the University of Waterloo, and a Bachelor in Computer Science from Carleton. She has also completed the MIT Entrepreneurial Master’s program.

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