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Sinclair Renews Fleet Card Management Program with Wright Express
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 13, 2008--Wright Express Corporation (NYSE: WXS) has announced the renewal of its agreement to manage a joint fleet card program for Sinclair Oil, an independent oil company with distribution throughout the plains and mountain states. The renewal enhances Sinclair's ability to leverage Wright Express' new distributor functionality, which enables Sinclair distributors to better serve customers on a local basis.
Greg Iverson, Sinclair's Fleet Marketing Manager, said "We are pleased to extend our strategic relationship with Wright Express. Wright Express' dedication to the distributor based fleet business was an important element of our decision."
"We're delighted that Sinclair Oil chose to continue its relationship with Wright Express," said Michael Dubyak, President and CEO of Wright Express. "We value Sinclair's input and advocacy on behalf of our distributor program and look forward to developing future programs to help them better meet the needs of their 200+ distributors and its fleet customers."
Sinclair Oil Corporation has been helping western America drive with confidence for over 80 years. Formed from the assets of eleven small petroleum companies in 1916, Sinclair is one of the oldest continuous names in the oil business. The first corporate emblem was registered November 1, 1916. Sinclair operates three of the most up-to-date refineries in western America, supplying customers the highest quality Sinclair gasolines, diesel fuel, and jet fuel. Over 1,000 miles of pipeline are operated by Sinclair in the Rocky Mountains, moving crude oil to Sinclair refineries and finished product to our marketing terminals.
About Wright Express
Wright Express is a leading provider of payment processing and information management services to the U.S. commercial and government vehicle fleet industry. Wright Express provides these services for approximately 300,000 commercial and government fleets containing 4.5 million vehicles. The Company markets its payment processing services directly and is an outsourcing provider for more than 125 strategic relationships, and offers a MasterCard-branded corporate card. The Company employs more than 675 people and maintains its headquarters in South Portland, Maine. For more information about Wright Express, please visit wrightexpress.com.CONTACT: News media contact:
Jessica Roy, 207-523-6763
Steve Elder, 207-523-7769
SOURCE: Wright Express Corporation