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Aim in Romeoville Opens its Doors for Tour and Food

Posted on May 22nd, 2018

ROMEOVILLE, IL – Aim in Romeoville, IL, opened its shop last week for an open house that invited our valued area customers and vendors, as well as anyone interested, to come and learn more about our operation and meet the faces behind the scenes.

Attendees enjoyed great weather while touring the facility, eating lunch and getting to know more about Aim and each other’s respective industries.

Along with our appreciated partners, Aim President and Owner Tom Fleming, Aim Executive Vice President of Sales Matt Svancara and Aim Regional Vice President of Sales Tim Hanley were in attendance.

“As always, our customers and prospects enjoyed meeting and speaking with our local staff and upper management,” Hanley said. “These events are a great way for our current customers to learn more about how we operate, and it’s also the perfect no-pressure, relaxed environment for would-be customers to come talk to us and learn about the company and what we can do for them.”

Aim would like to thank all who attended, as we always relish the opportunity to spend time with our partners and community members.

If you would like to learn more about how working with Aim can help you control the cost of your transportation operation and increase the uptime of your fleet, visit our website, www.aimntls.com and use the Request Quote button.

Attendees and Aim staff enjoy the weather while eating lunch and talking shop.


Aim’s 2017 Maintenance Meeting Awards Standout Team Members

Posted on November 3rd, 2017

Aim’s annual service managers meeting was held again this year at the Meadows Casino. The meeting was kicked off by Tom Fleming and Terry Dimascio. This was followed by a great presentation on Technician Retention by guest speaker Kelly Anderson, President of Impact Solutions Inc. Next up were several presentations covering Uber, Tires, Emissions, GHG Mandates, ELD, Engine Electronic alerts and more. The day concluded with our awards dinner where the following awards were presented.

Region 1 Service Manager of The Year 2017 – Bob Komarnisky

Region 2 Service Manager of The Year 2017 – Justin Keeler

Region 3 Service Manager of The Year 2017 – Mike Brochu

Region 4 Service Manager of The Year 2017 – Mark Szpara

Region 5 Service Manager of The Year 2017 – Phil Vicinanza

Region 8 Service Manager of The Year 2017 – Dan Fein

Region 99 Service Manager of The Year 2017 –Marcus Hawk

Regional Director of The Year 2017 – Nick Martin

Regional Director of The Year 2017 – LeRoy Casali

The Exceptional Effort Award 2017 - Chris Wilson

Thursday was highlighted by our vendor roundtables, where Volvo, Cummins, Detroit/Freightliner, Navistar, Thermo King and Imperial all did small group presentations on current product issues and future products coming out. The meetings ended with our always lively shop-talk conversation, and the night concluded with the always popular vendor fair, where the service managers got to talk one-on-one with all our major suppliers.

On Friday, the meeting started with sales and maintenance having a very constructive conversation on opportunities both groups are facing. The meeting concluded with the Survivor Service Manager Challenge; our winners are: 1st place is Chris Church, 2nd place is JP Sheehan, 3rd place is Tony Morris.


Cleveland Browns Seek Aim’s Support for Massive ‘Give Back Day’

Posted on August 25th, 2017

Four rental trucks donated by Aim Leasing recently enabled the Cleveland Browns to deliver dozens of new book shelves, high-top tables and rocking chairs to Cleveland schools and teen centers as part of “Browns Give Back,” a team volunteer day.

The day-long June 6 event included assembly and delivery of the goods by more than 120 employees of the NFL team and celebrations at the last two of the five synthetic football fields donated by the Browns at Cleveland Metropolitan School District high schools.

“We were glad to donate these rental vehicles to the Browns to help them provide a nice lift to these local schools and teen centers,” said MATT SVANCARA, executive vice president at Aim Leasing.

The Aim trucks also delivered clothing and shoes used in Cleveland’s “Get 2 School, You Can Make It” initiative, which supports better attendance by eliminating clothing concerns that often keep students away from the classroom.

Browns corporate relations coordinator Cory Gilman thanked Matt for arranging the use of the Aim vehicles.

“The trucks were great,” he wrote in an email. “I think we used up every inch of space!”

The trucks’ Aim logo decals were prominent in photos and videos posted on social media and the Browns website.

The Aim NationaLease truck shown here is one of four Cleveland Browns employees used recently to haul newly assembled furniture and book shelves to Cleveland schools and teen centers.

Browns quarterback Deshone Kizer, center, shakes hands with Ken Silliman, chief of staff for the City of Cleveland, at John Marshall High School in Cleveland, where the Browns donated a new synthetic field. At left is Eric Gordon, CEO of the Cleveland Metropolitan School District.



Aim Participates in United Way’s “Night of Motown”

Posted on January 31st, 2017

Members of Aim’s United Way team Brigitte Medovich, Patty Durkin, Anna Ulmer, Mary Zigarevich, and Kim Slater participated in the United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley’s “Night of Motown”. The event took place on November 11th at the B&O. It was presented by Women United! to raise money for United Way’s Success After 6 program which is in two Youngstown elementary schools providing wrap-around services to children and their families facing extreme barriers.

Entertainment was provided by Howard and the Point Five Band with food provided by Inspired Catering by Kravitz. Some of the children from the school performed their I Promise pledge. Women United raised more than $3400 from the event with Komara Jewelers donating a beautiful necklace and earrings set. Great job United Way!

Left to Right: Brigitte Medovich, Patty Durkin, Anna Ulmer, Rick Durkin, Mary Zigarevich, Kim Slater


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