XRS Names Reidy Chief Technology Officer
Expanded Role for Current President and COO Reflects Company's Growth
and Market Opportunity
MINNEAPOLIS, MN -- (Marketwired) -- 10/02/13 -- XRS Corporation
(NASDAQ: XRSC), the leader in mobile trucking intelligence, announced
today that current President and Chief Operating Officer Brendan
Reidy has also been named Chief Technology Officer.
"As XRS enters its new fiscal year, the company is stronger in all
phases of business than it was one year ago," said Jay Coughlan,
chairman and CEO, XRS Corporation. "This is a testament to the
strength of our product, customer relationships, and the deep talent
pool within the organization. Expanding Brendan's role to leverage
his depth of understanding of our product, people, customers and
marketplace is an important step toward helping the company attain
As president and COO of XRS, Reidy oversees development, product
management, information systems, quality assurance, customer support,
supply chain and human resources. In his expanded role, Reidy will
oversee the company's long-term product strategy and will continue to
report directly to Coughlan.
Before joining XRS in March 2013, Reidy held executive-level
positions at Clarus, Qwest Communications/US West, Litton Integrated
Automation and Software Alliance Corp. In addition, he served as a
director of several technology companies including eGistics,
Arantech, Evolving Systems and Greenbrier & Russel.
"I am inspired by the level of growth XRS has been able to achieve
during the past fiscal year, but realize there is still a significant
opportunity to leverage our market position more completely and
effectively," Reidy said. "I am looking forward to working with
everyone at XRS to achieve our shared vision for success in the
mobile trucking intelligence marketplace."
About XRS Corporation
XRS Corporation, the leader in mobile trucking intelligence, delivers
software solutions to the trucking industry to help maintain
regulatory compliance and reduce operating costs. Data-driven
intelligence for compliance and performance is the new competitive
edge for trucking operations, and XRS is leading the trucking
industry's migration to mobile devices by offering products with no
upfront hardware costs and run on smartphones, tablets and rugged
handhelds. XRS has sales and distribution partnerships with the major
wireless carriers supporting the U.S. and Canadian trucking
industries. Through our mobile products, fleet managers, dispatchers
and drivers collect, sort, view and analyze data to help lower costs,
increase safety, attain compliance with governmental regulations, and
improve customer satisfaction -- all through their mobile devices.
For more information, visit www.xrscorp.com or call 1-800-745-9282.
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