Appoints New V.P. to Head up Transportation and Government Business

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Well-respected transportation industry professional, Chung Chung Tam, chosen to lead team at web development company announced today that Chung Chung Tam has joined the firm to further develop their growing portfolio of transit authority and government accounts. Mr. Tam comes with a wealth of experience within the transportation industry, bringing more than 25 years of successful experience in the design, deployment, implementation, and maintenance of software and hardware for transit Automated Fare Collection (AFC) systems and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) projects.

Mr. Tam joins as Senior V.P. for Transportation and Government accounts to continue’s success providing website design, development, strategy, and hosting services to some of the largest transit authorities and government agencies in the U.S., including the Chicago Transit Authority, the City of El Paso, and the United States Election Assistance Commission (EAC).

Tam said, “I’m thrilled to start a new challenge with and look forward to further developing an already large footprint in the transportation industry. I am fortunate to be joining such a well-respected company that prides itself on providing unique, successful online, E-commerce and mobile app solutions.” Appointed and elected to chair multiple industry committees related to transit fare payment for the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) and serve as one of the U.S. experts for the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), Mr. Tam led a team of 70 professionals representing transit agencies, vendors, and consultants to develop a standard for a regional smartcard and clearing house system. A seasoned leader, Mr. Tam has authored and co-authored countless transportation industry publications and articles as well as testifying before the U.S. Congress on transportation industry legislation.

Mike Svanascini, President of, said, “Tam’s wealth of experience and industry knowledge has already made him a key addition to the team. We are committed to providing innovative and successful online products and services to the transportation industry and government agencies, and Tam will be a major contributor to that cause. We are fortunate that we were able to find someone of Tam’s caliber to fulfill this crucial position, and he will play a key role in providing and implementing exceptional solutions for our clients.”

About, Inc., founded in 1978, is a leading Web design, development, and hosting company based in Des Plaines, Illinois. Currently, employs approximately 300 professionals in offices throughout the country including Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas, Washington D.C., New York, Fort Lauderdale, and Los Angeles. Some of their 6,000+ clients include Komatsu, ADA, Chicago Transit Authority, Ventra Chicago, Greater Dayton RTA, Stuart Weitzman, Chicago Bears, and the USTA. For additional information about, visit

Chung Chung Tam
Senior Vice President
2600 S. River Road, Des Plaines, IL 60018
E-mail: tam(at)americaneagle(dot)com
T. 847-699-0300 | F. 847-699-4207 | M. 312-860-9938

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