FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 1, 2015
GRIDSMART CEO Joins ITS America Board of Directors
KNOXVILLE, Tenn.— GRIDSMART Technologies, Inc. (GRIDSMART) announces that Bill Malkes, CEO, was voted on to the Board of Directors of The Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITSA) effective July, 2015.
ITSA is the leading advocate for technologies that improve the safety, security and efficiently of the nation’s surface transportation systems.
“GRIDSMART is pleased to advance the entrepreneurial voice to the principal association of smart transportation advocates from private corporations, public agencies and academic institutions,” said Malkes.
GRIDSMART is an established provider of cost effective systems for intersection control, data collection and situational awareness. GRIDSMART is an easy to implement solution for traffic managers to use one technology to visually assess real-time traffic concerns and access long-term vehicle counts and performance data.
About GRIDSMART Technologies, Inc.
GRIDSMART Technologies, Inc. (GTI) is a Knoxville, Tennessee based company backed by venture capital investment from around the country that uses the most advanced vision processing algorithms in the world of traffic. GTI scientists are alumni of places such as Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Georgia Institute of Technology, and the United States Naval Academy.
The GRIDSMART System is the industry’s only single camera solution for actuation, traffic monitoring and data collection. The GRIDSMART System is currently deployed in 22 countries and 36 states. For more information about GRIDSMART, please visit www.gridsmart.com.