ATLANTA, March 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- East Coast Diversified Corporation (OTC.BB:ECDC), through its subsidiary EarthSearch Communications, Inc., announces the execution of reseller agreement with Advantage Tracking in Canada with a guarantee of $250,000 in equipment and services purchased each year.
EarthSearch will deliver initial order to Advantage Tracking within the next 7 days. Advantage tracking will expand its current logistics service offerings to include some of the more complex logistics solution offered by the EarthSearch's LogiBoxx, GATIS platform for real time continuous tracking and monitoring of cargo in transit. Solutions provided by EarthSearch includes Oil Tanker monitoring, Workforce management, Tool tracking, Electronic locks for cargo, Warehouse management and access control solutions using EarthSearch proprietary wireless communication between GPS and RFID. In addition Advantage Tracking intends to offer product and services offered by StudentConnect Inc, the sister company to EarthSearch which offers student safety and class attendance monitoring solution using GPS/RFID.
"We are making a strong entry into the Canadian market with Advantage Tracking, I am looking forward to working with Andrew to deliver solutions offered by our technology to the Canadian market and in addition offering services on Rogers network to deliver different application the Canadian market," said Kayode Aladesuyi, CEO of ECDC.
The EarthSearch Logiboxx device was recently certified for the Rogers Wireless network. Advantage Tracking is a preferred vendor for Rogers Wireless worked very closely with our hardware team representing during the certification process and was very instrumental in getting the LogiBoxx certified on the Rogers network.
"Advantage Asset Tracking recognizes that the combination of AVL and RFID technologies is the future of Asset Management and is very excited to be teaming up with EarthSearch to provide a solution never seen before in the Canadian market," said Mr. Andrew Kopecki, CEO.
About Advantage Asset Tracking
Advantage Asset Tracking is a Canadian based company that has over 15 years of Asset Management experience. With offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto and Ottawa, Adv helps companies of all sizes in a wide variety of industries harness the power of Asset Management solutions.
Implementation services are the focus of their services to ensure that the solutions are utilized to the greatest extent possible, providing the maximum amount of ROI to all of their clients.
About East Coast Diversified Corporation
East Coast Diversified Corporation (OTC.BB: ECDC.OB) is a holding corporation with a diversified group of technology companies. Its business portfolio includes businesses offering technology for logistics and asset management, media entertainment technology, transportation safety and class attendance monitoring system and social media applications.
EarthSearch offers solutions using the world's first wireless communication between GPS and RFID. EarthSearch delivers solutions relevant to the operations of businesses and governments across the globe, providing efficiency, cost saving, continuous visibility of assets and cargo in transit, with real time visibility across the entire supply chain. Solutions delivered include warehouse operation, movement of secured cargo, oil tankers, pipeline and other fixed assets management solutions. EarthSearch solutions integrate sensor technology for fuel monitoring, temperature sensor, weight sensors, door sensor and a variety of other custom applications.
StudentConnect also utilizes our proprietary wireless communication between GPS and RFID to provide transportation safety and class attendance monitoring solutions to schools, alerting parents and schools of safe departure and arrival of students riding on school buses and providing an automated class attendance monitoring system that engages parents with information about student behavior at school, including providing real time notification regarding truancy and skip class behavior. StudentConnect uses wireless technology integrated with GPS/RFID to gather and combine parental behavior, student behavior at school and academic data to create predictive analytics for school administrators that help with improving education.
WetWinds, a new social media division scheduled to launch in summer 2012 will deliver interactive social media experience to audiences and users across the globe. Register to be part of the first one million global beta users at: www.wetwinds.us
For more information on East Coast Diversified Corporation and its group of companies please visit the company's website at www.eastcoastdiversified.com.
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