News Release

Leading Economist Dan North to Provide Economic Update at the 2012 NationaLease Sales Meeting

December 20, 2011, Downers Grove, IL –Dan North, Chief Economist for Euler Hermes ACI, is slated to speak at the 2012 NationaLease Sales Meeting January 18-20 in New Orleans. Sales executives from NationaLease’s network of 165 independently-owned truck leasing companies will meet at the Royal Sonesta Hotel to hear North share his knowledge of the current state of the economy and his future predictions.

Dan North has been with Euler Hermes since 1996, using macroeconomic and quantitative analyses to help develop, price, and manage their risk portfolio of more than $200 billion in annual U.S. trade transactions. His analysis has been featured on ABC, CNBC, Fox Business Network, and Bloomberg Television, and he has been quoted by numerous national and international media entities, including USA Today, Barron’s, Forbes, Business Week, and The Los Angeles Times.

Information about sponsorships and exhibiting at the Sales Meeting is available by contacting Kate Barnes at 856-382-4701 or at

About NationaLease
Founded in 1944, NationaLease is one of the largest full service truck leasing organizations in North America, with over 900 locations throughout the U.S. and Canada and a combined customer fleet of over 155,000 tractors, trucks, and trailers. The company provides comprehensive fleet management services for private fleets and transportation service providers. More information can be found at