BURLINGAME, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#ESG—Aperia Technologies Inc., a leading supplier of tire management technologies that improve the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicle tractors and trailers, announced today that James Taylor has joined the company in the role of Vice President of Sales.
“With decades of industry experience in diverse aspects of fleet sales, engineering, and maintenance, Taylor is a significant addition to our company as we continue to expand our tire pressure management technologies,” said Josh Carter, CEO of Aperia Technologies. “His expertise strengthens our executive team, and we expect he will play a major role in continuing to build a bright future for Aperia Technologies.”
In his new position, Taylor will lead the company’s global sales efforts. In addition to increasing Aperia Technologies’ growth among commercial fleets, Taylor will ensure that the company’s automatic tire inflation system and proprietary connectivity platform continue to help customers successfully navigate their complex fleet transportation challenges while maximizing each fleet’s tire management program.
James Taylor has over 25 years of experience in the automotive and trucking industry. Taylor held several positions at Meritor, including General Manager of Meritor’s North American Field Operations, called DriveForce. He directed the company’s field sales and service strategy with the DriveForce team of almost 100 professional managers serving the needs of truck fleets and OE truck and trailer dealers in the U.S. and Canada. Most recently, Taylor served as Vice President of Sales and Product Management for TE Connectivity for the company’s North America Automotive business.
Taylor holds a bachelor’s degree in management from Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Windsor, in Windsor, Ontario.
About Aperia Technologies, Inc.
Aperia Technologies makes transportation more efficient, safer, and better for the environment. The company’s comprehensive suite of tire management solutions, including Halo Connect® and the Halo Tire Inflator®, improve fuel economy and road safety while reducing tire expenditures, downtime, and maintenance costs for commercial fleets. Aperia offers the most comprehensive, user-friendly, line-up of tire management solutions available to commercial fleets worldwide with nearing a million tires under management. For more information, visit www.aperiatech.com.
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