San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 03, 2012
Cubic Transportation Systems, a business segment of San Diego-based Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB), and a leading integrator of payment and information technology and services for intelligent travel solutions, today announced that Jean-Marc Landry has joined the company as vice president, sales and marketing for North America.
A proven executive in the transportation industry, Landry will lead the sales and marketing force of Cubic’s fast-growing integration and information services business in North America. He replaces Paul Muldoon who is retiring.
Landry brings more than 30 years’ experience in the transportation industry and was most recently vice president, North America sales for Nova Bus, a division of Volvo Bus Corporation.
“Jean-Marc has proven his high-performance leadership by inspiring his team to excellence and winning customer respect and loyalty through strong delivery performance and high touch service,” said Richard Wunderle, senior vice president and general manager, Cubic Transportation Systems’ North America operations. “We look forward to continuing to build on and energize our existing client base with our latest technology innovations and services, as well as to securing new business opportunities through Jean-Marc and the sales and marketing team. He is taking over from Paul, who will be greatly missed and who we wish all the best in his retirement.”
Cubic has led the public transit industry in automated fare collection systems and services for 40 years and is leveraging its information and payment specialist systems into Nextcity, a travel and payment management system for all transport modes within a region. It will enable transport operators to regulate demand by setting fees and fares based on travel patterns, and also enable customers to manage how they travel – whether by train, bus, taxi, private vehicle or bike – by providing both operators and travelers real-time, dynamic information that will make their journey faster and more reliable.
Nextcity will integrate with the payment and information systems of other transport modes, without the need to replace any existing infrastructures.
Cubic® Transportation Systems, Inc. is part of Cubic Corporation. Cubic Corporation is the parent company of three major business segments: Defense Systems, Mission Support Services and Transportation Systems.
Cubic Defense Systems is a leading provider of realistic combat training systems and defense electronics. Mission Support Services is a leading provider of training, operations, maintenance, technical and other support services.
Cubic Transportation Systems, Inc., is a leading integrator of payment and information technology and services for intelligent travel solutions. Cubic delivers integrated solutions that help transport operators manage their operations and services and give passengers choices in the smartest and easiest ways to pay their fares. Cubic specializes in design, development, manufacture, supply, installation, integration, services and information. Services provided by Cubic include on-site management, central systems, operations support, patron support, business support and field services.
Every year, nearly 10 billion rides are taken worldwide using Cubic payment and information systems. Cubic has delivered over 400 projects in 40 major markets on five continents. Active projects include London; Brisbane (Southeast Queensland) region, Australia; New York/New Jersey region; Washington, D.C /Baltimore/Virginia region; Los Angeles region; San Diego region; San Francisco region; Minneapolis/St. Paul; Chicago; Atlanta region; Miami (South Florida) region; Vancouver and Edmonton, Canada; Sydney (New South Wales), Australia; and Scandinavia.
For more information about Cubic, see the company's Web site at http://www.cubic.com