Educated in transportation engineering and planning principals, Rob’s career spans 35+ years associated with public transportation. His early years had him directly involved in school transportation as a Director overseeing large bus operations in Canada followed by nearly a decade as a Director of Business Development with the largest contract carrier in North America. His responsibilities, in both roles, in the areas of route planning and administration, evolved through the years from design and development of early computer models to oversight of planning installations across North America. His work as an independent consultant included refinement of operational and governance models and the development of business plans for GPS based fleet management. The last fifteen years have been devoted to the establishment of a leading brand of digital video solutions for the general public transit industries. As Vice President of 247Security Inc [Toronto/Atlanta/San Jose], his leadership has played a role in creating video systems with merged GPS applications now used as default standard equipment by school districts across North America. Rob currently serves as CEO of Viafy.