Drivewyze Inc. – An AlwaysOn Global 250 Winner
Recognized for creating technology innovations for the Global Silicon Valley.
Edmonton, AB – July 10, 2012 – Drivewyze Inc. creators of the Drivewyze™ service network which leverages mobile and geo-fencing technologies to enable a highway transportation service network across the US and Canada, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the AlwaysOn Global 250 winners. Drivewyze Inc. was specially selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz.
Drivewyze Inc. and the AlwaysOn Global 250 companies will be honored at AlwaysOn’s tenth annual Innovation Summit at the Computer History Museum on July 23th, 2012. Innovation Summit’s goal is to identify the most promising entrepreneurial opportunities and investments in the global tech industry, and highlight companies like Drivewyze to investors, media and analysts alike.
The Drivewyze service includes enhanced driver-aid features like clear visual and auditory notifications designed to support safe decision-making on the road. The Drivewyze service connects to iPhone, Android, and Blackberry smartphones or other in-cab technologies; and connects to the Drivewyze service network regardless of where a driver travels.
“The Drivewyze service provides real-time information to support road safety and traffic congestion relief.” said Brian Heath, President of Drivewyze Inc. “We have designed the Drivewyze service to leverage the safety investments made by commercial motor carriers, states and provinces across North America, providing new opportunities for saving time, fuel, and headaches for highway drivers. We will soon be rolling out services to commercial trucking and general driving markets alike.”
“This year’s AlwaysOn Global 250 companies have been shaken up by the recent surge in on-demand and mobile innovation. Coupled with a massive smartphone and tablet adoption, the opportunities for Drivewyze are unlimited,” says Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. “The 2012 AO Global 250 winners are driving the technology market into new, uncharted territory, representing the highest-growth opportunities we’ve seen in the private company marketplace.”
A full list of all the AlwaysOn Global 250 winners can be found on the AlwaysOn website at: http://www.aonetwork.com/AOStory/Announcing-2012-AlwaysOn-Global-250-Top-Private-Companies
AlwaysOn is the leading business media brand networking the Global Silicon Valley. AlwaysOn helped ignite the social media revolution in early 2003 when it launched the AlwaysOn network. In 2004, it became the first media brand to socially network its online readers and event attendees. AlwaysOn’s preeminent executive event series includes the Silicon Valley Innovation Summit, OnMedia, OnHollywood, IMPACT Venture Summit Mid-Atlantic, Venture Summit East, OnDemand, Venture Summit Silicon Valley, OnMobile, and GoingGreen Silicon Valley. The AlwaysOn network and live event series continue to lead the industry by empowering its readers, event participants, sponsors, and advertisers like no other media brand.
About Drivewyze Inc.
Drivewyze Inc. is an innovative technology service provider to the transportation industry. Drivewyze is committed to improving road safety and efficiency for everyone. Drivewyze was founded in 2010 as a subsidiary of Intelligent Imaging Systems Inc., a provider of industry-leading road safety equipment and software services. Drivewyze partners with industry and government stakeholders to deliver time-saving and cost-effective driving solutions to commercial vehicle operators and the consumer driving markets, providing unsurpassed business value to the transportation industry.