SOURCE: Rush Tracking Systems

June 18, 2008 10:00 ET

KTEC Names Rush Tracking Systems to Inaugural SITAKS Board

Rush Tracking Systems President and CEO Toby Rush Joins Software, IT and Telecom Leaders to Support and Expand Kansas Technology Industry

KANSAS CITY, KS--(Marketwire - June 18, 2008) - Rush Tracking Systems (, a recognized industry leader and trusted advisor for RFID solutions, today announced that President and CEO Toby Rush has been selected as a founding board member for the Software and Information Technology Association of Kansas (SITAKS).

Created by the Kansas Technology Enterprise Corporation (KTEC) to support Kansas software, information technology and telecommunications companies, SITAKS is comprised of industry leaders from top national companies and organizations headquartered in Kansas, including Garmin International, Perceptive Software, FreightQuote, ThinkGEO, LSI, Powered by U, Chemidex, Great Plains Joint Regional Command, Enterprise Center of Johnson County, Wichita State University, and Kansas State University.

"Having grown Rush Tracking Systems from a startup company to one of the top three RFID systems integrators in the U.S. serving Fortune 100 client companies, Toby Rush offers real-world perspective on the opportunities and challenges for established and start-up technology companies in Kansas City," said George Rothwell, chief technology officer for Rush Tracking Systems. "Toby will no doubt be a valuable addition to the SITAKS board, and Rush Tracking Systems is pleased to have the opportunity to support efforts to strengthen and expand the technology sector in Kansas."

In 2006, Rush was selected as one of the top ten entrepreneurs for the inaugural class of the KTEC Pipeline program, a state-funded program to cultivate new business startups. He recently served as an Advisory Board member for the University of Kansas Information and Telecommunications Technology Center, Membership Chair for Entrepreneurs Exchange 2, and coordinator and facilitator for the Kansas Student Leadership Forum.

Rush Tracking Systems has a proven track record for delivering best-in-class RFID solutions that help organizations to optimize operations. The company works with Fortune 100 client organizations in industrial manufacturing, transportation and logistics, automotive, aerospace and defense, consumer packaged goods, pharmaceutical distribution, and petrochemical industries. Leveraging a vendor-neutral philosophy and a market-proven product portfolio from the industry's leading manufacturers, Rush Tracking Systems offers end-to-end RFID solutions and services, from feasibility assessments and design to installation and support.

About Rush Tracking Systems

Rush Tracking Systems serves as a trusted advisor to world-class organizations looking to maximize business value for RFID tracking technologies. The company provides unsurpassed RFID technical expertise coupled with a consultative business approach, and offers vendor-neutral solutions that leverage market-proven products from the industry's leading manufacturers.

Rush Tracking Systems delivers end-to-end RFID solutions and services, from feasibility assessments to design, installation and support. As an RFID industry veteran, the company has the experience and integrity to recommend, build and deliver the right tracking solutions to meet clients' business needs. Rush Tracking Systems has proven expertise in consumer packaged goods, retail, industrial manufacturing, aerospace and defense, automotive, pharmaceutical and petrochemical industries.

Headquartered in Kansas City, Kansas and founded in 2003, Rush Tracking Systems works with Fortune 100 organizations and has achieved a compound annual growth rate of more than 130% over the last four years. Call (913) 227-0922 or visit for more information.

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