Anaheim, Calif., October 25, 2018 –Econolite today announced it has appointed Douglas Wiersig to Vice President. In this new position, Wiersig will focus on business development and program advisory activities, primarily in the State of Texas, as part of the Company’s expansion strategy.
Wiersig brings over 30 years of transportation and infrastructure engineering and management to Econolite. “We are delighted to welcome Doug to the leadership team,” said Abbas Mohaddes, Econolite’s President and COO. “The addition of Doug comes at a pivotal time for Econolite as we focus on expanding and growing our business. Doug’s extensive and proven industry experience is well matched by his public agency service and understanding of the user community.”
Wiersig recently served as the Director of Transportation & Public Works for the City of Fort Worth, Texas for eight years and has held executive positions managing the transportation and infrastructure programs in both private and public organizations in Texas, as well as serving as Director for the Cobb County (Georgia) Department of Transportation.
“I am honored to join Econolite,” said Wiersig. “The company’s reputation and quality of their products and services has been their hallmark, and I am looking forward to being a part of the team and assisting in achieving the goals and objectives of the organization.”
Econolite’s Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) solutions ease traffic congestion, provide safer mobility, and improve quality of life. As the one-stop-shop leader for traffic management solutions, our broad offerings range from policy, system integration and design to field services, operations, and sensor products. Econolite Transportation Systems Group offers its clients and customers a wide range of traffic management solutions, including area-wide traffic management systems planning, design, integration, implementation, and operations. Its renowned Centracs traffic management software system is the highest installed system in North America with over 270 agencies using it. In addition, it provides field installation and support services throughout the U.S. Econolite is committed to the advancement of connected and automated vehicles, smart cities and communities, and cybersecurity. For more information, visit us at www.econolite.com.