SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Aug. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Streetline, Inc. today announced that company founder Tod Dykstra will join the Streetline Advisory Board, transitioning out of the day-to-day operations of the company.
Dykstra founded Streetline in 2005 with the vision to improve the quality of life in cities through technology he and his partners developed at Dust Networks. Under his direction, Streetline quickly became a leader in Smart Parking solutions, and with its patented sensor network technology, continues to pioneer connecting the physical world to smart applications that can be used by cities, consumers, and parking providers of all types.
"Streetline's solutions offer an attractive value proposition to consumers and a compelling business case to municipalities and private parking operators by significantly increasing revenue, while reducing costs, traffic congestion, fuel usage and vehicle emissions," said Zia Yusuf, president and CEO of Streetline. "Tod made his vision of Smart Parking a reality -- and we look forward to continuing to benefit from his expertise as a member of the Advisory Board."
"Streetline's suite of guided parking solutions puts the company at the forefront of this industry. Its proven technology and customer successes provide a solid foundation from which it will launch its next wave of innovative Smart Parking solutions," said Dykstra. "I am proud of what we've accomplished, and as a member of the Advisory Board, I look forward to continuing to support the Streetline team as the company expands its footprint around the globe."
About Streetline, Inc.
Streetline's mission is to make smart cities a reality through the use of sensor-enabled mobile and web applications. As the leading global provider of Smart Parking solutions for cities, airports, universities, private garages and consumers, Streetline's pioneering technology connects citizens with critical information to improve the way they live and work, while making cities more efficient and lessening their environmental impact.
Streetline is a privately held company headquartered in San Francisco, Calif. with Smart Parking deployments in California, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Texas, Utah, North Carolina, and Washington D.C. The company was recently named one of Fast Company's 10 Most Innovative Companies in Transportation, as well as IBM Global Entrepreneur of the Year.
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