Phoenix, AZ — HELP Inc., provider of PrePass, has appointed Andrew Johnson its Chief Marketing Officer. In his new position, Mr. Johnson will lead the marketing function at HELP to support its mission of safety and efficiency within the commercial transportation industry while communicating the benefits of PrePass to state agencies, fleets and professional truck drivers.
“Andrew’s marketing experience with safety-based products within the transportation technology industry perfectly aligns with the mission of HELP and its PrePass services,” said Karen Rasmussen, President and CEO of HELP Inc. “Future product innovations will build upon the past success of PrePass and help solidify HELP’s technology leadership position. Andrew will be a key part of bringing these products to market to provide PrePass users additional functionalities.”
Mr. Johnson has over 20 years of marketing leadership experience at leading transportation companies, including PACCAR, Zonar and RAM Mounts. He helped launch major technology products including the Zonar 2020 driver tablet and PacTrac telematics at PacLease.
“I’m excited about the opportunity to represent the most reliable and trusted weigh station bypass technology in the industry while helping to promote safety and efficiency on our roads,” said Mr. Johnson. “HELP is a safety leader and advocate within trucking and enforcement, and I’m looking forward to working with these groups to help fleets run more efficiently.”
HELP Inc. is a non-profit organization working in both the private and public sectors to improve commercial truck safety and efficiency. Its primary product, PrePass is the leading commercial vehicle weigh station bypass and electronic toll payment system in the United States.
PrePass is the only weigh station bypass system to offer electronic tolling, integrated weigh-in-motion technology and the InforRM™ fleet safety portal. HELP Inc. introduced PrePass in 1993 and has logged over 700 million operational weigh station bypasses resulting in $5.2 billion in savings to motor carriers. Over 550,000 commercial trucks from more than 51,000 fleets utilize PrePass for bypassing and electronic toll payment.
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About HELP Inc. Innovative trucking company leaders, enforcement agencies and state DOTs founded HELP Inc. in 1993 to improve highway safety and efficiency. As North America’s most successful non-profit public/private partnership serving the trucking industry and commercial enforcement, HELP has invested more than $600 million to deploy PrePass weigh station bypassing, PrePass Plus electronic toll payment and other truck safety technologies to improve safety, reduce truck-related emissions and preserve highway infrastructure. For more information, visit us at www.helpinc.us. Like us on Facebook @HELPIncUs and #HELPMoveSafetyForward.
HELP Communications Manager