PortNexus Corporation Press Release

March 2, 2015 09:30 ET

PortNexus Announces New Division Focused on Risk Management

Veteran Executive to Lead New Division

HOLLYWOOD, FL--PortNexus Corporation, the distracted driving and risk management platform announced today that it’s forming a new division focused on providing best practices and thought leadership for preventing Distracted Driving in Corporate America.

In addition we are pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Smedberg as Director of this newly formed division which will become the center for gathering and sharing best practices on managing the risks of distracted driving.   Mr. Smedberg brings over 35 years of experience in the space and most recently was American Residential Services, LLC (ARS) SE Director of HR and Safety. 

“I am excited to be part of PortNexus, every company today wants to make sure their drivers are not driving distracted and keep our roads safer” said Mr. Smedberg.

“Mr. Smedberg brings an impressive background in risk management, safety and human resources along with expertise in Drive Cam, Smith Driving and PLEDGE Risk Management systems.  We are pleased to add this expertise to PortNexus” said Steve Jones, CEO of PortNexus.

Mr. Smedberg will help companies in this newly evolving space by leading consulting sessions and exploring and publishing industry best practices.

 

About PortNexus

PortNexus Corporation is a South Florida based technology company making the mobile and virtual environment smarter, safer, and more productive. To keep our roads safe and to protect businesses from liabilities, PortNexus provides a patent pending distracted driving suite of risk and driver management solutions for the mobile workforce.  PortNexus cloud based solution allows it to offer solutions for any size company.

The flagship of the PortNexus product line is PLEDGE. PLEDGE enables a company to remotely enforce its mobile device policy in real-time and to identify employees who are putting themselves, others and the corporation at risk. Marketed by wireless carriers and hardware manufactures, PLEDGE is built upon patent pending technology that aligns corporate distracted driving policies with the functions of the mobile device while in motion. PLEDGE seamlessly integrates into various mobile platforms and reports violations to a central system for forensic and corporate management purposes. For more information, please visit www.portnexus.com or reach us at Sales@portnexus.com.