Anaheim, Calif., October 9, 2018 – CAVita, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Econolite, focused on connected and automated vehicles, today announced it has appointed Barry Einsig as a Principal of CAVita.
“We’re thrilled to have Barry join our CAVita team,” said Econolite President and COO and Principal of CAVita Abbas Mohaddes. “Barry is an authority on automated vehicle and transportation program development. Working closely with various levels of governments, automakers, and broad enabling technologies, Barry brings exceptional expertise that will be invaluable to CAVita’s clients.”
Einsig joins CAVita following six years with Cisco Systems, Inc. where he was an executive, responsible for global automotive and transportation solution development. Einsig helped launch Cisco’s leading innovative solutions in several new markets, including connected and automated vehicle, rail, and mass transit.
“Barry is a trusted leader who has consistently delivered results in the burgeoning connected and automated vehicle market,” said CAVita Principal Peter Sweatman. “He is uniquely qualified to help drive CAVita’s business goals, and I look forward to working closely with Barry.”
Prior to Cisco Systems, Einsig was the Director of Transportation/Strategic Development for Harris Corp. (Washington D.C.) where he was one of the founding members of the Broadband team to lead the company into the LTE market.
“I’m excited to join CAVita/Econolite,” said Einsig. “The strategic advisory and program development services that CAVita provides are significant in making tomorrow’s connected and automated vehicles a reality today. I look forward to being part of a team that strives to accelerate leading-edge technology that will ensure a safer and more sustainable future.”
CAVita, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Econolite, provides public and private companies, municipalities, and organizations with high-level expertise and world-class advisory services; in particular “V2X” technologies – which enable vehicles and infrastructure to communicate with each other and the cloud. Automated vehicles, including technologies that enable the simplest of driver assistance features all the way to fully-automated “Level 5” – driverless vehicles. CAVita further helps its clients prepare for the convergence of connected and automated vehicle technologies, which is inevitable as connected technologies are deployed in support of automated vehicle functions. For more information, visit CAVita at www.cavitatrans.com.
Econolite’s Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) solutions ease traffic congestion, provide safer mobility and improves quality of life. As the one-stop-shop leader for traffic management systems, sensor products, and services, our broad offerings also include planning and design of turnkey, multi-modal transportation systems, software engineering, traffic network implementation, integration, operations, and maintenance. Econolite is committed to the advancement of connected and autonomous vehicles, smart cities, and cybersecurity. For more information, visit us at www.econolite.com.