DAT Solutions Names New Product VP

PORTLAND, Ore., June 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DAT Solutions, operator of the industry's largest truckload freight marketplace today announced the appointment of a new vice president of products.

Neerav Shah has been named Vice President, Products and joins the company’s senior leadership team. Mr. Shah has over twenty years of experience in business strategy, vision and planning, product development, product management and marketing.

Prior to joining DAT, Mr. Shah was Senior Vice President of Strategic Marketing and Product Management for Grass Valley (a Belden brand; production and broadcasting equipment/software). He began his career as a software engineer and has held challenging leadership roles at ARRIS, Verimatrix, Intel and Adobe. Neerav earned an M.B.A. from the Yale School of Management and holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Northwestern University.

In addition to product management, Neerav will be responsible for leading the UX design and project management teams.

“Over nearly 40 years, DAT has continuously delivered technological advancements to create the largest and most trusted truckload freight marketplace,” said Claude Pumilia, DAT president. “The addition of Neerav to DAT’s executive team helps advance our efforts to bring new levels of automation and integration forward, to better serve our vast network of customers and to further digitize millions of annual freight transactions.”

About DAT Solutions

DAT operates the largest truckload freight marketplace in North America. Transportation brokers, carriers, news organizations and industry analysts rely on DAT for market trends and data insights derived from 141 million forecasted freight matches in 2017, and a database of $33 billion of market transactions. Related services include a comprehensive directory of companies with business history, credit, safety, insurance and company reviews; broker transportation management software; authority, fuel tax, mileage, vehicle licensing, and registration services; and carrier onboarding. Founded in 1978, DAT Solutions, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Roper Technologies (NYSE:ROP), a diversified technology company and constituent of the S&P 500, Fortune 1000 and Russell 1000 indices. DAT.com

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Source: DAT Solutions