May 1, 2019 (Vancouver, BC) – Jim Pattison Lease is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Kelowna Auto Mall Leasing portfolio located in Kelowna, British Columbia. Kelowna Auto Mall Leasing has been serving customers since 1989 and has built up a loyal customer base through excellent personal service. The same personal and expert service will continue to be managed by the Kelowna Auto Mall Leasing staff at McCurdy Place in Kelowna, BC for all current and future clients.

Warren Linquist, Owner of Kelowna Auto Mall Leasing Centre:

“I am excited about the new services and tools that we will be able to introduce to our customers. Our number one priority in completing this transaction was ensuring that our current customer base would benefit from this partnership.

Michael Rusch, President of Jim Pattison Lease:

“We are excited about the opportunity to increase our presence in British Columbia with this transaction in Kelowna. We look forward to growing our business with both existing and new customers,”

Jim Pattison Lease is a wholly owned division of Jim Pattison Industries Ltd., Canada’s second largest privately held company. Jim Pattison Lease is Canada’s largest privately owned National Vehicle Leasing and Fleet Management Company. With offices in Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Toronto, Montréal, Dartmouth and now Kelowna, Jim Pattison Lease is truly a coast-to-coast company. Jim Pattison Lease offers personalized service and unique transportation solutions to commercial enterprises and businesses across Canada.