Polte Appoints Andrew Wolverton as Chief Technology Officer
Location based services startup builds Cloud Location over Cellular (C-LoC) solution.
Jan 21, 2019 Dallas – Polte Corporation, provider of advanced Cloud Location over Cellular (C-LoC) solutions, today announced the appointment of Andrew Wolverton as Chief Technology Officer. In his new role, Wolverton will lead Polte’s software engineering teams and ecosystem partners to deliver its location as a service software platform.
Wolverton brings 20 years of senior-level software engineering experience in the technology industry, including mobile and cloud computing expertise. In his previous role, he was a partner in a successful technology startup that delivered highly-scalable IoT SaaS standards-based ingestion and real-time stream computing analytics platforms. As Vice-President of Software Engineering at Numerex Corp – now a Sierra Wireless Company – Wolverton led infrastructure and strategy teams in the development of cloud-based IoT platforms that enabled mobile network operators to deliver a suite of service offerings.
Ed Chao, CEO of Polte said, “Andrew has a breadth of knowledge in the location-based services and cloud computing arenas that will enable Polte to deliver solutions to the marketplace. His strong leadership and experience in the IoT location space will help us deliver leading-edge solutions that meet the needs of our customers and partners.”
“I’m excited to join such a strong team that is on its way to becoming the industry leader in Cloud Location over Cellular,” said Andrew Wolverton, CTO of Polte. “The IoT industry is in its infancy, and Polte is working with ecosystem partners to develop low-cost, low-power location for IoT. Polte’s positioning technologies enable new use cases that weren’t dreamed of – or even possible – just a couple of years ago.” Wolverton continued, “Polte is helping usher in the 4th Industrial Revolution.”
Wolverton holds a CS in Software, Physics and Math from Texas A & M University. He is the co- inventor of three technology patents.
About PoLTE Corporation
Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Polte is a software company that delivers the most accurate Cloud Location over Cellular (C-LoC) solution available. Leveraging 4G & 5G signals, Polte’s cloud-based platform locates Internet of Things (IoT) and mobile devices seamlessly in real-time as they move between indoor and outdoor environments. With a robust global patent portfolio of 74 geolocation technologies, Polte redefines location.