KIRKLAND, Wash., Oct. 11, 2016 /CNW/ -- DDS Wireless International Inc. is pleased to announce the arrival of Scott Hardy who joined the company as President of its StrataGen Systems division in April 2016.
Hardy brings more than 30 years of information technology, business strategy, leadership, and executive management experience to the company. Over the span of his career, he has worked with a diverse set of clients and partners across a wide array of industries including transportation, government, telecommunications, and financial services to name a few. Hardy's skill in transforming business has been evident throughout his career. Most recently, he maintained a management consulting practice focused on business strategy, executive mentoring and coaching, and business development.
Prior to that, Hardy had a distinguished 30-year career with IBM. At IBM, he held executive and senior positions within sales, services and consulting, marketing, and headquarters functions in both Canada and the United States. In his last position, he was Vice President, Western Canada, where he was responsible for client relationships, sales, and delivery for IBM Canada's western based clients. Prior to joining IBM, Hardy worked at RBC Royal Bank in their investment banking and IT organizations.
"I am thrilled to have Scott join us as StrataGen's new President," said DDS CEO Vari Ghai. "He's a proven executive with a track record of business excellence in the technology sector. I have the utmost confidence in him to extend StrataGen's lead as the preeminent transit solutions provider and expand our global business."
"I'm proud to be the new President of StrataGen Systems and I look forward to guiding StrataGen into a new phase of transit industry leadership and success," said Scott Hardy. "I'm excited about leading this world class organization and forging close relationships with our customers, partners and industry leaders by delivering innovative solutions and through our industry thought leadership."
Hardy holds a BBA in Finance from Bishop's University in Quebec. He has also earned diplomas from executive programs at Harvard University, Boston University, University of Western Ontario and the University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business.
About StrataGen Systems and DDS Wireless International, Inc.
StrataGen Systems (www.stratagen.com) is one of the premier providers of leading-edge enterprise and cloud-based software solutions (including scheduling and planning, dispatch, booking, rider management and mobility applications) to manage the complex and dynamic operating conditions of paratransit and demand-response transportation, non-emergency medical transportation, direct operated fleets, third-party dedicated service providers and brokers. Founded in 1996 and acquired by DDS Wireless in 2007, StrataGen has global operations serving clients located in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and Finland.
DDS Wireless International Inc. (www.ddswireless.com) is a diversified global provider of wireless mobile solutions for a variety of fleet applications. DDS delivers enterprise and cloud-based solutions, mobile applications for consumers and payment solutions. DDS uses state of the art technologies to provide real-time dispatching, vehicle location and tracking, and routing and scheduling optimization. DDS has been in business for over three decades and serves a worldwide customer base through offices in United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Sweden, Finland, and Singapore.
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