Jessica Schunk

Jessica Schunk | Senior Analyst

Jessica Schunk is a senior analyst at Utilimarc. She began her career with Utilimarc six years ago after graduating from the University of St. Thomas. Jessica specializes in benchmarking and enjoys creating custom reporting for clients. When she’s not with her clients, you can find her spending time with her husky, Sully.


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A benchmark can be applied to any facet of your fleet’s operations. From maintenance to vehicle class, process to product – a benchmark is always a good idea.

Fleet Benchmarking Study: Ford Transit Connect | Utilimarc Blog

The operating cost for the Transit Connect in year two was $117 per 1,000 miles, while in year five it was $278 per 1,000 miles, an increase of $161 per 1,000 miles over the five years.

The operating costs for 4×2 in year one was $75 per 1,000 miles, while in year nine it was $265 per 1,000 miles, an increase of $190 over the nine years.

The Battle of the Light Duty Bucket Truck | Utilimarc Blog

The annual average miles per gallon (MPG) between 2010 and 2014 varied, with the highest MPG in 2011, 4.95, and the lowest MPG in 2013, 4.45.

The sample included nearly 5,000 Prius compared to nearly 11,000 other active compact cars, such as the Ford Focus, Honda Civics and Chevrolet Cruze.

With today’s upper-management expectation of real-time analytics, data driven decisions, and reduced support staff, the fleet industry needed a drastic change in the consulting approach.

From 2006 to 2013, the average price for the 4×4 increased from $44,722 to $52,796, which is an increase of over 15%.

vehicle age | Utilimarc spotlight blog

From 2006 to 2013, the average purchase price for a 4×2 increased from $18,399 to $25,275, which is an increase of over 37%.