Saskatoon, SK - January 5, 2017 - International Road Dynamics (IRD) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Michael Wieck as Vice President Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Data Solutions. Mr. Wieck will assume responsibility for the development and implementation of customer acquisition strategies to support the growth of IRD's traffic data and information solutions business with the Company's Software as a Service (SAAS) for traffic intelligence solutions.
Mr. Wieck brings over 20 years of experience in the ITS industry. His main focus has been on Strategic Business Development, Project Management and System Integration. Mr. Wieck recently lead the transition of Intelight into the Q-Free family of companies, and previously managed the ITS product portfolio for SWARCO Traffic Americas, as well as multiple consulting and software system deployment projects for Iteris.
"Michael's background and experience will complement IRD's core competencies and help us grow in this important segment of our growing ITS business, serving current and future demand," said Terry Bergan, President and CEO.
Mr. Wieck received a M.S. Computer Science from the Technical University Aaschen, Germany; and a M.S. Computer Engineering from the University of Southern California. He is a Certified Management Professional and is fluent in English and German. Mr. Wieck will be based out of Denver Colorado, adding to IRD's presence in North America.
IRD is a highway traffic management technology company specializing in supplying products and systems to the global Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) industry. IRD is a North American company based in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Canada with sales and service offices throughout the United States and overseas. Private corporations, transportation agencies and highway authorities around the world use IRD's products and advanced systems to manage and protect their highway infrastructures.