The extended Bluemac team is poured onto a foundation of innovative and effective business leaders. We take pride in providing an outstanding customer service experience, and applying our diverse talents and experiences built directly in the ITS industry and key learnings from outside of the industry in the areas of technology and general business. Among our team, we have software development and architects, hardware development, research and development, manufacturing, and technical support all led by an executive team largely comprised of former Microsoft and tech industry executives and supported by our board representing a mix of executive-level transportation engineers and planners.
Randy Kath: CTO
Mr. Kath brings nearly 30 years of software and hardware development experience to Bluemac . Having worked for Microsoft on the Windows CE and Windows Phone teams as well as several successful startups Randy’s training and experience is a core component of Bluemac team’s superior competency in ITS solutions. Randy runs Bluemac’s research and development and manufacturing teams. As the VP of OEM Mobile Engineering at Microsoft, his major responsibility was to ensure the Windows Phone platform held Microsoft’s level of quality assurance across all OEMs in the very complex environment of Asia-based high volume phone manufacturing. He also owned rolling out these smartphones to an array of mobile operator networks on a worldwide basis. Randy is grounded in the ITS market having created several ITS solutions for customers before coming to Bluemac.
Mike Salamone: VP of Development
Mr. Salamone leads the Bluemac software development team. As such he is responsible for triage, scoping and development of new features for the Bluemac system. Mike has over 30 years’ experience in software development including work for General Electric, AT&T, General Motors, Microsoft, Nokia, and several successful startups. He has a firm grasp on system architecture, modern software development languages and high-level user experience development. Mike has been involved in smartphone, embedded systems, PC, Server, and Cloud solutions – both for businesses as well as for consumers, and before Bluemac built, shipped, and supported several solutions for customers in the ITS market.