Company: Wheels, Inc. Des Plaines, IL
Company Description: Wheels provides a full range of services to help clients successfully manage all aspects of their vehicle fleets including vehicle acquisition, maintenance, fuel and more. With nearly $2B in annual sales and a client base including some of the world's largest organizations, our goal is to work with each client to understand its needs and build an ongoing program that delivers measurable success.
Nomination Category: Web Site Categories - Specialty
Nomination Sub Category: Best Interface Design
Nomination Title: Wheels FleetView
How often is this site updated? Smaller updates monthly, larger enhancements quarterly
Briefly describe this site's objectives and how it has met those objectives (up to 125 words):
The project’s objective was to design a unified online fleet management portal and analytics dashboard housing innovative tools and functionality features that enable clients to easily judge their fleet’s performance, identify opportunities for optimization and take effective action.
Utilizing strategic planning, internal and external focus groups, and the Agile development methodology, we were able to introduce intuitive designs that are evident in the predictive analysis capabilities, data visualization techniques, drilldown features, and extensive reporting of the new FleetView system. Fleet data is presented in a way that can be digested and understood more easily and quickly, and information can be explored across strategic, tactical and transactional dimensions.
List the appropriate creative and production credits for this entry:
Building a new FleetView involved focused collaboration across many areas of the organization. Multiple disciplinary teams were assigned to help develop different portions of the technology based on their set of qualifications and expertise. These included the following:
• IT - User Experience
• IT - Development
• IT - Business Intelligence
• IT - Quality Assurance
• IT - Infrastructure
• Product Management
• Account Management
• Client Services
• Business Development / Sales
• Client Analytics