Trevose, PA, February 11, 2016 – Bob Glose has been promoted to the newly created position of corporate vice president at the CEI Group, Inc. (CEI), the company announced today.
Mr. Glose reports directly to Wayne Smolda, CEI’s chief executive officer and president, and now has overall responsibility for the company’s operations and enterprise resource management.
“In his new executive position, Bob will direct the company’s resources both to ensure we meet all of our clients’ needs and the goals of our strategic plan for growth and expansion into specialized markets,” said Mr. Smolda. “Bob is particularly well-suited for this role because of his background and experience in information technology, client management and operations.”
A 1991 graduate of West Virginia University, Mr. Glose has 14 years of diverse experience at CEI, spread over two terms of service. He began in 1997 and served as manager of network and infrastructure in the IT department, before leaving in 2000 for a five-year stint as head of IT security for an insurance company. Upon rejoining CEI, Mr. Glose was a team leader in the strategic account services department. In 2013, he was named director of operations and last year was promoted to senior director.
Mr. Glose has been a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer and is a member of the NAFA Fleet Management Association and the Automotive Fleet & Leasing Association.
CEI, a fleet driver management company, 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; Dallas, TX 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 ceinetwork.com.