XRS names industry veterans to top positions

XRS Corp. (XRSC) said it has named industry veteran Jon Van Winkle vice president, product management, and experienced software engineer Arvind Sharma vice president of engineering.

The company has also appointed XRS executive Christian Schenk to a new, critical leadership role as senior vice president, business development and strategy.

Van Winkle will be responsible for all aspects of strategic direction and oversight around the innovation, development and maintenance of XRS product offerings including NXT, the company´s new collaboration with Verizon Wireless and Samsung Mobile. He will report to company president, chief operating officer & chief technology officer, Brendan Reidy.

Sharma will oversee all aspects of software development and architecture and lead the XRS engineering team in designing, testing and implementing new products and product enhancements. He will report to company president, chief operating officer & chief technology officer, Brendan Reidy.

Schenk will continue to drive the company´s efforts to boost recognition for the XRS solution in the market through direct and indirect channel marketing, as well as through partnerships and alliances.

XRS is a leader in mobile trucking intelligence. For more information, visit www.xrscorp.com