Internet of Things (IoT) visionary brings expertise in architecting advanced information ecosystems to recognized leader in the connected traffic, transportation and mobility space
Oct. 20, 2016, Herndon, Virginia — All Traffic Solutions, the leader in cloud based traffic management solutions for law enforcement, transportation and smart cities, announced today that technology veteran Andy Souders has joined the company as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and SVP Engineering.
“All Traffic Solutions is poised to lead the way in the emerging sensor-driven transportation world— helping organizations, governments and technology providers to meet their ongoing traffic and parking challenges,” said Jim Weaver, Chief Executive Officer of ATS. “Andy’s vast experience in architecting and managing advanced information system initiatives—combined with his ability to transform vision into a technical reality— positions us to realize our mission to help organizations in law enforcement, public works, traffic management and the private sector to leverage the IoT and Cloud-based data to manage traffic, build intelligent transportation systems and support smart cities projects.”
Prior to joining ATS, Mr. Souders was SVP, Products and Strategy for Savi Technology, a pioneer in the sensor space and developer of innovative IoT and in-transit supply chain visibility solutions. During his tenure, the company earned many awards including Company of the Year – Sensor Analytics, Frost & Sullivan, 2015 IoT Evolution Product of the Year, TMC; and Technology Innovation Award for Operational Intelligence, Ventana Research.
Mr. Souders has also held executive technical roles at Clarity Solution Group, EZShield, NEW/Asurion and America Online.
“Traffic congestion is a trillion-dollar problem in the U.S. alone. All Traffic Solutions is an innovator in cloud-based traffic management solutions that continues to change the way smarter cities solve their most complex traffic, transportation and parking challenges,” said Souders. “I’m excited to join ATS All Traffic Solutions as we develop more intelligent transportation infrastructure solutions that lead to improved traffic flow, better traffic safety outcomes, as well as groundbreaking initiatives related to vehicle-to-infrastructure solutions and smart cities.”
Mr. Souders holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Physics and Mathematics from Frostburg State University. Along with his son, Alec Souders, he is the co-founder of Pedal It Out, a non-profit organization dedicated to raising funding and awareness for cancer research.
Mr. Souders will be based at the All Traffic Solutions Herndon, VA headquarters.