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EBE Technologies Expands Its Driver Management Solutions Group

Steve Wilhelms joins EBE as VP, Safety and Risk Solutions.

East Moline, IL:  EBE Technologies, the leader in transportation-specific workflow and business process management applications, today announced it is adding Steve Wilhelms, a highly accomplished safety and risk management professional with over 20 years of experience leading teams in safety, risk management, and regulatory compliance, to EBE's Driver Management Solutions group. Steve will be serving as VP of Safety and Risk Solutions.

“The demand in the transportation industry for more comprehensive solutions in the area of risk and safety has led to the expansion of this suite of applications. In the past 12 months, we have enhanced the initial Accident Scene Management platform to include optimized functionality to manage cargo and injury claims, OSHA compliance, and litigations. (See full media release 3/2017). We are confident the dedicated focus on safety and risk management will be positive and well received by our clients and the industry,” stated Cindy Nelson, VP of Marketing and the Driver Solutions Group.

Steve Wilhelms’ professional experience includes serving most recently as VP of Business Development for Vigillo, a Samba Safety Company. There, Steve managed partner relationships and enterprise clients as well as provided input to the product development team to ensure that the solution offerings were compliant and met industry needs. Prior to Vigillo, Steve held various leadership positions in Safety and Risk Management including Director of Safety and Compliance Management at 1845 Oil Field Services, Sr. Vice President of Marketing and Business Development at Rair, A Division of Lytx, Inc., and Director of Safety for a national commercial property and casualty insurance agency focused on the commercial agribusiness and trucking industries. 

Steve has earned certifications from the Texas Motor Transportation Institute as a Certified Fleet Safety Director and Transportation Leadership Graduate and from the National Safety Council with an Advanced Safety Certification. His professional affiliations include the American Trucking Associations, Truckload Carriers Association, Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, National Private Truck Council, and numerous state trucking associations where he has made presentations on “Technologies Critical to Improved Carrier Performance,” “CSA, An Industry Perspective,” “Using Data to Improve Safety Performance,” and “Technology, Data and Trucking.”

“We are all excited about the breadth of expertise Steve brings to the Driver Solutions Group. His highly valuable experience with FMCSA, OSHA, and EPA rules and regulations -- as well as commercial transportation insurance -- will be instrumental in bringing additional value to our platform of safety and risk management applications," stated Larry Kerr, President of EBE.

To learn more about EBE’s comprehensive suite of Risk Management applications, visit

About EBE Technologies, Inc.

Founded in 1973, EBE has evolved as the leading provider of automated decision support (ADS) applications designed specifically for the transportation and logistics industries. EBE’s expertise in imaging and transportation-specific workflow applications led to the development of its enterprise solution, SHIPS. Utilizing a unique intelligent database and eWorkforce technology, SHIPS automates labor-intensive operational tasks to deliver improved operational efficiencies, reduced labor costs, unparalleled customer service, and increased profitability. 

SHIPS applications include imaging and workflow, carrier on-boarding, recruiting and on-boarding, safety and risk, driver performance, learning management, fleet maintenance, and mobile capture solutions. With its integration capabilities, SHIPS accesses information from company dispatch, accounting, mobile communication, log scanning, and other transportation-related applications. EBE’s blue-chip customer list includes nearly 600 leading transportation companies in North America, including many of the top 100 Carriers in North America. Headquartered in East Moline, IL, EBE Technologies is a privately held company and has experienced consistent growth and profitability allowing it to reinvest in its people, products, and integration partners. For additional information, visit or call 1-800-447-0612.

News Date: 
2017-10-19 00:00:00

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