Kapsch TrafficCom Expands North American Management Team with Appointment of Industry Leader, John Freund

Oct 29, 2012, 10:00 ET from Kapsch TrafficCom IVHS Inc.

MCCLEAN, Va., Oct. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Kapsch TrafficCom IVHS Inc., a subsidiary of Kapsch TrafficCom AG, today announced the appointment of John Freund as Senior Vice President, Sales and Business Development.  Freund will head the North American sales and business development teams with responsibility for Kapsch TrafficCom IVHS' sales strategy.  He joins Kapsch as a 12-year veteran in the intelligent transportation business and electronic tolling industries. Freund has held senior management positions at Sirit, Federal Signal and 3M.

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"John is an accomplished executive with a strong sales and operation background.  We are looking to John to build a winning sales strategy and continue to grow our business," said Chris Murray, CEO and president of Kapsch TrafficCom IVHS. "John's knowledge and expertise will add to the depth and strength of our management team and will enhance our ability to continue to deliver innovative ITS solutions in North America."

About Kapsch TrafficCom

Kapsch TrafficCom is a leading global provider of high-performance intelligent transportation systems (ITS) and primarily supplies electronic toll collection (ETC) systems. With its end-to-end portfolio, Kapsch TrafficCom offers solutions across our customer's entire value chain – from single products and components, to fully integrated turnkey systems and solutions in the applications of electronic toll collection, commercial vehicle operations, and highway traffic management. Kapsch TrafficCom has the knowledge, experience and proven track record to successfully design, build, and operate ETC systems and has implemented 20 complete systems around the world. With 280 references in 41 countries and more than 70 million on-board units delivered and nearly 18,000 lanes equipped, Kapsch TrafficCom services a significant share of the ITS global marketplace. In North America, the company operates offices in Virginia, Texas, California, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Ontario, and Mexico. For more information, visit www.kapsch.us.  Kapsch TrafficCom – always one-step ahead.

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