WPS Parking Systems has appointed Todd Townsend to be the new Managing Director for US.
With the appointment of industry veteran Todd Townsend, WPS is positioned to capitalize on its robust portfolio of proven smart city technologies, strengthen its rich customer relationships, and expand further in the dynamic US Parking and Mobility markets.
Todd has held senior management roles with global leaders like WPS over the course of his 20+ years in the Parking and Mobility markets.
His most recent role was Vice President, Sales & Operations of Amano McGann Inc., where he led major direct municipal sales initiatives, had key account responsibility, built strategic partnerships and oversaw the SaaS hosted solutions.
"With the excitement surrounding smart city initiatives and the advent of consumer facing solutions our industry has the opportunity to take significant steps to improve urban quality of life," says Townsend. "I'm excited for the chance to leverage those opportunities creating growth and value for WPS customers, partners and employees."
Prior to Amano Todd has held multi-faceted leadership positions such as Director of Sales, Strategic Alliance Director and Director, Municipal Division for global firms in the transportation industry.
Townsend's strong customer-first focus and collaborative mind-set has led to award-winning programs and some of the largest blockbuster deals in industry history.
A native of Rome, NY, Townsend holds an MBA in Management from the University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC and received his BS, Marketing from Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA.
About WPS Parking Systems and Dynniq
WPS Parking Systems, a Dynniq company, specialises in innovative and cloud-based parking management solutions. WPS combines innovation with business intelligence and ease of use for this. The service provider is one of the world's leading providers of automated parking solutions. As part of Dynniq, WPS is part of the total offering of Dynniq as a technical service provider that provides integrated solutions in the area of Parking, Energy and Mobility. Dynniq is active in the European market with more than 1,800 employees, but also in South America, the United States and Canada.