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January 11, 2021
"Alan Drazen, vice president of Simco Logistics, said its Samsara-branded video cameras have indeed exonerated the company's drivers. But Drazen pointed to other benefits from the cameras, as well."
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January 04, 2021
"Neel Sheth, director of product management at Samsara, echoed the idea that predictive systems are on the rise. 'We expect strong growth in the need for predictive solutions that help managers know how to see operational challenges ahead of time and take action to avoid them.'"
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December 30, 2020
"Samsara, has been creating cold chain solutions for more than four years, and its technology is currently being used by customers for vaccine distribution as well as industries like food and beverage."
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December 26, 2020
"Samsara expanded greatly this year, he said, reaching 20,000 customers in the energy, food and beverage, construction and manufacturing, and transportation industries. In a release earlier this month, Samsara noted it had connected its 1 millionth device worldwide."
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December 17, 2020
"Samsara announced new growth numbers which cement the company as the leading connected operations platform...Samsara now serves more than 20,000 customers in a variety of industries."
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December 15, 2020
"These features make it possible for fleets of any size or industry to customize the Driver App to uniquely suit their needs."
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December 14, 2020
"According to data analysis by Samsara, drivers are running more miles than ever this season, but speeding events have also increased."
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December 08, 2020
"Samsara, a leader in Industrial IoT, today announced two strategic additions to its board of directors as the company positions itself for its next phase of growth."
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December 07, 2020
"The companies’ shared platform allows customers to leverage Samsara data directly in Edulog’s Parent Portal and its route management system, according to Jordan Gilbertson, a product manager for Samsara."
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December 03, 2020
"Samsara, a leader in Industrial IoT, has been named to Inc.'s inaugural Best in Business list in the General Excellence category."
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November 30, 2020
"Samsara has been busy developing new functionality for its AI dashcam product to address some of these new challenges. What the company has come up with are mask detection technology, live-streaming capabilities and Driver Video Share."
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November 23, 2020
"Kiren Sekar, executive vice president at the industrial IoT company Samsara, explained, 'There's a really rapid shift happening to digital workflows, but it's still in the early stages, and the companies that have adopted some of these technologies before the pandemic are accelerating the fastest.'"
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November 18, 2020
"Samsara today announced it ranked #5 in the Bay Area and #24 in North America on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™.
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November 16, 2020
"Sacramento is in the process of deploying fleet management technology from Samsara...The city has a five-minute maximum idling policy, and the Samsara data is able to provide insight into which vehicles are overrunning this time limit."
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November 03, 2020
For drivers, Samsara sent an over-the-air update so when they logged in on Sept. 29, they would see their clocks reflect the new rules without them having to do anything.
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October 21, 2020
"Data from Samsara shows many people may have left cities during the pandemic, but freight is still flowing in"
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October 21, 2020
"GP Transco has deployed an IoT platform that includes dashboard cameras and AI from Samsara to monitor drivers and alert them of problematic actions such as excessive speed, distracted driving, and more."
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October 19, 2020
"City of Sacramento fleet manager, Mark Stevens, decided it was time to search for a better solution, and after reviewing various systems, determined Samsara would work best for his fleet."
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September 30, 2020
"Samsara and Edulog launched an integrated solution designed to help track ridership, plan routes that support social distancing, and share real-time updates with parents."
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September 22, 2020
"Samsara has been named number four on the 2020 LinkedIn Top Startups List – the leading list of top 50 emerging and growing startups in the U.S."
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September 22, 2020
"The company has been hyper-focused on keeping its employees connected and productive from home with town halls, leadership training, virtual yoga and cook-offs -- even providing iPads for employees’ kids to learn remotely."
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September 16, 2020
"The biggest mover on the list, industrial IoT provider Samsara (No. 25), soared 42 places from 2019."
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September 16, 2020
"Samsara has been named to the 2020 Forbes Cloud 100 – the definitive ranking of top 100 private cloud companies in the world, published by Forbes in partnership with Bessemer Venture Partners and Salesforce Ventures."
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September 15, 2020
"Samsara is introducing City Insights, a free resource for government leaders to access and explore commercial mobility trends within their cities."
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September 10, 2020
"Samsara has been recognized with a total of five Gold Stevie® Awards in the 17th Annual International Business Awards®."
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September 09, 2020
"This technology allowed Birmingham to previously run routes more efficiently, which could also play a role when returning to in-person learning and navigating the social distancing requirements brought on by COVID-19."
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September 08, 2020
"Volvo Trucks North America and Mack Trucks have entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Samsara"
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September 01, 2020
"Here are three best practices to achieve data transparency and increase the lifetime value of your vehicles..."
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August 25, 2020
"One of the Samsara’s greatest advantages is the sheer number of integrations available with hardware, such as dashcams and wireless sensors, and third-party software, including payroll, customer relations management (CRM), transportation management software (TMS), route planning, inventory management software, fuel cards, and more."
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August 24, 2020
"Our AI Dash Cams help keep drivers safe while they’re on the road. Samsara offers the ability to create live-share links with embedded real-time GPS data, so customers are aware of precisely when a load will be arriving."
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August 17, 2020
"One of Sprint Waste’s most recent accolades came from tech company Samsara, which chose Sprint to receive its Top Fleet Award in the Safest Fleet category."
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August 11, 2020
"Samsara is now targeting essential industries like warehousing, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, and agriculture by building products that help with monitoring worker safety – an area where the company has seen higher demand."
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August 06, 2020
"Bad driving behaviors tend to happen at the beginning and end of driving shifts, Samsara said on Thursday, following a study that looked at 2 million such incidents"
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August 05, 2020
"With this technology now available for eligible Nationwide E&S insureds, we have the opportunity to protect even more drivers and give them the tools to prevent road accidents before they occur"
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July 23, 2020
"ArcBest Technologies began working with Samsara to meet electronic logging device (ELD) compliance requirements for ABF Freight, ArcBest’s less-than-truckload carrier...The collaboration effort resulted in an innovative, customized digital platform."
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July 22, 2020
"GP Transco drivers told Samsara that the carrier is responsive to their requests and ideas. This has led the fleet to update safety policies based on driver feedback, such as a policy for dispatchers to confirm drivers are 'hands-free' before engaging in phone conversations."
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July 20, 2020
"CRN has named Samsara to its 2020 Emerging Vendors list in the IoT category."
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July 20, 2020
"Athens-Clarke County a 50% decrease in harsh events, and a reduction in the frequency of unsafe turnarounds. Furthermore, tracking route performance allowed the county to expand their service area while achieving a 58% improvement in fuel efficiency."
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July 16, 2020
"Our focus at Samsara is to bring the benefits of IoT to the industries that power our economy. We've already seen tremendous adoption of IoT across commercial fleets and industrial operations, where access to data has led to dramatic decreases in trucking accidents, reduced carbon emissions, and higher-quality service at a lower cost."
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July 09, 2020
"If you are a fleet owner you now know all about the vehicle through Navistar and all about drivers through Samsara."
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July 01, 2020
"The main goal of SeniorCare EMS for deploying the Samsara platform was reducing accident frequency and severity, with a special emphasis on reducing rear end, intersection and fatigue-related collisions."
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July 01, 2020
“The first item is really about moving from a reactive approach to safety to something that is more proactive or preventative...That’s really where the new artificial intelligence, the real-time features, come into play.”
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June 25, 2020
"Samsara has allowed us to track all of these events in real time, so if something does happen, we immediately communicate with the drivers."
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June 16, 2020
"Some telling data points come this week from Samsara, a sensor and analytics company plugged into 500,000 vehicles, that found a 20 percent increase in severe speeding during the main pandemic shutdown."
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June 16, 2020
"While speeds were rising, incidents of harsh braking and acceleration declined. Samsara customers using the company's advanced artificial intelligence dash cams...found as much as a 40% decrease across all states."
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June 15, 2020
"To help maintain social distancing protocols, customers like Kerns Trucking, are ‘clocking in’ with Samsara's Driver App. Drivers are now messaging dispatch when they start their day rather than their usual punch card system to avoid unnecessary social contact."
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June 11, 2020
"The newest member of Together for Safer Roads, Samsara, is leading innovation in an area we believe to be critical to this mission – technology."
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June 10, 2020
"'These in-cab alerts enabled by AI are designed to act as an ‘extra set of eyes’ for drivers,'said Ingo Wiegand, director of Product Management at Samsara."
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June 02, 2020
"Through a new turnkey integration in beta between Samsara and Ford Data Services, customers will be able to access critical data to make better decisions."
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June 01, 2020
"Ford vehicle fleets can now seamlessly manage embedded telematics data through Samsara's platform with Ford Data Services™ integration"
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May 20, 2020
"Utilizing Samsara's ELD compliance solution in its 4,700 vehicles, Clean Harbors is on the frontlines of the fight against COVID-19."
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May 19, 2020
"The Samsara survey found 85% of electric truck owners said traditional vehicles cost more than electric trucks to maintain. And 53% of managers said they will use savings to increase driver wages."
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May 19, 2020
"A survey of fleet managers by the technology firm Samsara reports 90 percent saying “EVs were the inevitable future of commercial fleets."
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May 15, 2020
"In an internal survey, Samsara found that over 50% of its dash cam customers used footage to exonerate innocent drivers and were saving an average of between $5,000 to $25,000 on every incident."
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May 05, 2020
"Cash-Wa Distributing is able to manage its tractor and trailer assets with a single cellular connection via the Samsara platform."
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May 05, 2020
"Capturing data through devices that Samsara provides is incredibly helpful in understanding driver behavior."
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May 01, 2020
"It’s not a common practice among construction fleets, but for Risk Manager Troy Betts, the decision to install dash cams from Samsara two years ago has gone above and beyond his expectations."
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April 28, 2020
"Samsara's AI Dash Cam has received an honorable mention in the AI and Data category for its critical role in protecting the truck drivers who power our economy."
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April 28, 2020
"Samsara's AI Dash Cam has received an honorable mention from Fast Company's World Changing Ideas in the AI and Data category for its critical role in protecting the truck drivers who power our economy."
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April 22, 2020
"He also explains that the company’s core value drivers are: safety, efficiency, and sustainability, with a long-term goal of identifying how it can positively impact businesses and help them optimize all these things."
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April 17, 2020
"Clean Harbors has teamed up with Samsara to provide the best practices on vehicle sanitization during the COVID-19 pandemic."
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April 15, 2020
"Complying with the new visibility requirements has become easier for Stokes Trucking, a 35-truck refrigerated carrier, since it began using an ELD system from Samsara."
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April 14, 2020
"One final aspect of the system that sold Lesiak on Samsara was the customer service the company provided. Whenever a glitch has come up, they’ve taken care of it right away."
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April 01, 2020
"Samsara is an industry leader when it comes to advanced fleet management services. It covers almost everything you could ask for..."
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March 31, 2020
"Samsara is included on Inc.'s second annual list of the most dynamic private companies in the U.S."
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March 24, 2020
"While change management can be challenging, it's an important step in adopting dash cams and building a culture of safety within your organization."
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March 24, 2020
"Stokes Trucking started getting more requests for temperature data from shippers, freight brokers and receivers. The company uses an ELD and fleet management system from Samsara."
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March 10, 2020
"Designed to consolidate data from all makes and models of heavy equipment in the cloud for easy accessibility, the J1939 helps construction fleets make critical decisions to improve operational efficiency and positively impact their bottom line."
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March 10, 2020
"Samsara is ranked among the top 100 startups liked best by their employees."
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March 04, 2020
"The City of Boston is using Samsara to gain real-time visibility into its electric vehicles and ensure its snowplow contractors are accountable and billing correctly."
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March 03, 2020
"The new electric vehicle (EV) features, developed in collaboration with EV customers, give fleet managers remote visibility into their electric and hybrid vehicles."
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March 03, 2020
"Customers can now get real-time looks at battery levels of their electric and hybrid vehicles, optimized route planning for EVs, along with more data, assistance and look at ROI."
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February 26, 2020
"Samsara has announced a new partnership with Uber Freight to decrease the cost of compliance and increase efficiency for shippers, carriers, and drivers."
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February 26, 2020
"Samsara provides comprehensive and real-time insight into vehicle and driving data, which allows for more accurate cost and risk modeling."
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February 18, 2020
"Customers’ feedback helped Samsara zero-in on design principles that were key – a unified platform, intuitive design, and a platform built for teams."
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February 12, 2020
"Here are three ways your operations team can strategically utilize your fleet to run an efficient, safe, and profitable construction company, despite a limited pool of workers."
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February 11, 2020
"In addition to free Samsara AI dash cams, RLI customers who participate in the program will receive a discount up to 5% on their insurance premium."
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February 07, 2020
"Investing in a fleet-tracking platform has a great ROI for institutions and passengers."
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February 06, 2020
"In recent years, an increased amount of organizations have prioritized environmental sustainability, particularly through the adoption of electric vehicles. But what does this rise in EV adoption mean for the trucking industry?"
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February 03, 2020
"Now, dispatching and fleet management has been further streamlined for the company's shared customers by the launch of a full workflow integration between Samsara and LoadMaster"
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February 03, 2020
"This expanded integration shares data seamlessly and immediately across both Samsara and McLeod platforms, creating a better experience for drivers and dispatchers alike"
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February 03, 2020
"The enhanced workflow will enable dispatchers to not only track and trace trucks and driver hours of service (HOS), but also to directly control dispatch operations, communicate with drivers and track trailer assets in real time."
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January 31, 2020
"Fleet management company Samsara has introduced a new compliance dashboard to provide visibility into fleets’ hours-of-service (HOS) violations"
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January 28, 2020
"Samsara’s new Compliance Dashboard gives users the real-time status of the most critical compliance metrics."
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January 23, 2020
"'But the real game changer will lie within technology that enables managers to be proactive about these incidents,' said Horowitz of Samsara."
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January 14, 2020
"Partnering with Fontaine will make hardware installation even easier and faster for our customers, which gives them more time to focus on their deployment, driver training, and perfecting the processes needed to deliver value to their organization."
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January 07, 2020
"Consolidation is starting to change the market as well. EnVue Telematics, for example, has partnered with Samsara. Samsara products in the telematics industry focus on fleet safety, operational efficiency, and driver safety."
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January 06, 2020
"Samsara, an IoT company, provides another option for waste haulers through its sensors that enable end-users to connect real-time data about machines, trucks, and other assets used in daily operations to the cloud for full real-time visibility."
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January 03, 2020
"Mike Turner, vice president of DF Carrier, says the fleet reduced its insurance premium for 2019-20 by nearly half after it implemented [Samsara's] camera technology."
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January 02, 2020
"The industrial IoT era is among us...five-year-old Samsara is one of the companies leading the way."
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January 02, 2020
"Since installing Samsara’s dash cameras, we have more actionable data, we’re able to give feedback to our drivers faster and more accurately, and because of that, we can make more informed decisions for our business."
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December 24, 2019
"While the driver wasn’t able to use their cell phone due to lack of reception, Samsara dash cams recognized the harsh event, automatically uploaded the footage to the cloud, and alerted the manager who pinpointed the truck’s location and sent help."
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December 06, 2019
"Samsara is collecting 100 billion data points a year. Reviewing that much is unwieldy and unmanageable... but technology can identify the ones that matter."
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November 28, 2019
"The technology has been intuitive and effective — with real-time notifications we’ve been able to invest the time and money we’ve saved into other parts of the business."
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November 26, 2019
"With Samsara's enterprise platform, the startup aims to help companies improve the efficiency of their operations using real-time GPS tracking, wireless sensors, video and mobile applications."
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October 23, 2019
"The City of Fort Lauderdale, Fla. has used Samsara to reduce vehicle downtime by 28%, reduce idle time by 20%, and decrease fuel consumption by 5%."
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October 09, 2019
"Throughout the pod, Collin and Nick discuss how to hire sales reps, how to maintain a great culture in a growing company, and the importance of mentorship."
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October 03, 2019
"Samsara is a great example of how quickly a company can grow and capture market share through exceptional execution."
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September 19, 2019
"The Township of Edison, N.J., has been able to reduce its non-public-safety fleet by about 25% by monitoring vehicle use with Samsara."
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September 12, 2019
"'For us, it’s really about investing in our employees,' said Melissa Yeh when explaining why Samsara offers fertility benefits."
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