XRS Wins Tekne Award for Best Mobile Technology
Minnesota High Tech Association Recognizes XRS for Superior
Innovation and Leadership
MINNEAPOLIS, MN -- (Marketwired) -- 11/07/13 -- XRS Corporation,
(NASDAQ: XRSC) the leader in mobile trucking intelligence, was
awarded the top prize in the Mobile Technologies category for the
2013 Tekne Awards. The winners were announced last night at a dinner
and awards ceremony hosted by program sponsor, the Minnesota High
Tech Association (MHTA).
"We are grateful to have received top honors at the Tekne Awards and
believe this is just the beginning of the mobile revolution in
trucking," said XRS Corporation Chairman and CEO Jay Coughlan. "XRS
is proud to be moving our industry forward by providing the solutions
both fleet managers and drivers want and need to succeed in all
aspects of the business. Recognition from our peers in Minnesota's
high-tech marketplace is both humbling and exciting, and we are eager
to share more award-worthy innovations in 2014."
Launched in March 2013, XRS is the trucking industry's first and only
complete mobile platform for compliance and fleet optimization. The
XRS mobile platform runs on many different certified mobile devices
and automatically transmits vehicle and operator data through the
cloud to a fleet management dashboard, providing compliance with
current regulatory standards for electronic recording of a driver's
hours of service.
Established in 2000 and highly coveted among Minnesota companies, the
Tekne Awards recognize Minnesota's best and brightest technology
users and developers in innovation, development, education,
commercialization and management.
A full list of finalists and winners is available at
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.
About Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA)
MHTA is an innovation and technology association united in fueling
Minnesota's prosperity. We help bring together the people of
Minnesota's technology ecosystem and lead the charge in directing
technology issues to Minnesota's state capitol. MHTA is the only
membership organization that represents Minnesota's entire
technology-based economy. MHTA members include organizations of every
size -- involved in virtually every aspect of technology creation,
production, application and education in Minnesota. Find out more
online at www.mhta.org or follow MHTA on Twitter at @MHTA.
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