CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Jan. 27, 2014) - Trusted Positioning is pleased to announce the addition of Don Dodge, current Google Developer Advocate and past Microsoft start-up evangelist, to the team. As an advisor, Dodge will bring his 25 years' experience of working with start-ups and software companies to the table in accelerating the growth of the indoor/outdoor navigation software company.
"Having Don Dodge as an advisor is not only great for the future of Trusted Positioning, but goes a long way towards validating what we have built over the last few years. Don will be influential in our strategy as we expand the reach and benefits of our technology towards improving mainstream indoor location" says Chris Goodall, CEO & CTO of Trusted Positioning.
"Indoor location and positioning technology is the next big thing," says Don Dodge, "and sensors are the foundation of this technology. I'm excited to work with Trusted Positioning, the market leader in using sensors for indoor location."
Before becoming a Developer Advocate at Google, Dodge was the Director of Business Development for Microsoft's Emerging Business Team. Also previously on the leadership teams of 5 technology start-ups; Forte Software, AltaVista, Napster, Bowstreet, and Groove Networks; Dodge has a wealth of experience in the industry.
About Trusted Positioning
Trusted Positioning is a Calgary-based indoor/outdoor positioning software company with a vision to provide "positioning everywhere". A spin-off from the Department of Geomatics Engineering at the University of Calgary, the company was founded in 2009 by globally recognized experts in the fields of inertial navigation, multi-sensor systems and Micro-Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS) technology.
Trusted Positioning provides indoor location in areas where wireless systems, such as GPS and Wi-Fi alone, are unavailable or inaccurate. Using pre-existing sensors in smartphones, Trusted Positioning's software integrates the sensor signals with wireless systems to enable continuous and accurate positioning indoors.