Chicago, IL, March 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Today, Shift Transit, a leading mobility operations and management company with headquarters in Chicago, IL, announced the appointment of Josh Moskowitz as Head of Business Development and Strategy. Moskowitz will focus on continuing to expand Shift’s strong presence in both the bike and car share spaces, while also expanding Shift’s portfolio into new mobility verticals.

“I am thrilled Josh has decided to join the team at Shift Transit,” said Eddie Inlow, Shift Transit’s CEO. “With almost a decade of experience in the mobility industry, including leading one of the country’s largest bikesharing systems and overseeing car2go’s expansion into six different markets in North America, Josh is extremely well-positioned to steer Shift Transit’s growth to new heights. Most importantly, Josh exudes the values and core mission of Shift Transit: modernizing the way we get around cities while delivering a top shelf product, service, and client experience whether in the public or private sector.”

Prior to joining Shift, Moskowitz spent more than six years at car2go N.A., LLC, where he had several roles, including management responsibility for five car2go locations, product marketing, and business development for the Eastern Region of North America. Prior to that, he was Program Manager for the Capital Bikeshare program in Washington, DC, where he oversaw system operations and market development.

“I’m very excited to join such a driven and innovative company,” said Moskowitz. “I’ve been very impressed with Shift Transit’s growth trajectory in such a short period of time and am honored to lead their ambitious plans for expansion moving forward.”

Moskowitz will also work closely with Shift Transit bike share partner, PBSC Urban Solutions, the Montreal-based firm that provides world-class bicycle systems including bicycles, stations, and software. Shift Transit and PBSC currently partner in Toronto, Detroit, Chattanooga and Tucson.

About Shift Transit

Founded in 2015, Shift Transit is a leading mobility operations company, offering clients a robust suite of services. From operating all facets of bikeshare systems (including station site planning, station and bike deployment and maintenance, fleet rebalancing, marketing and sales) to managing carshare fleets, Shift Transit has quickly become one of the most agile and respected mobility management firms in the field. Shift Transit has 110 employees in seven offices across North America and currently powers bikesharing systems in Toronto, Detroit, Chattanooga, Tucson, and Ann Arbor and carsharing services in Chicago and Austin. In 2018 alone, customers took over 2.5 million trips using Shift Transit platforms.

For more information, visit www.shifttransit.net

About PBSC Urban Solutions

Through sustainable technology solutions for smart cities, PBSC is changing the world, one city at a time. As a leading global provider of bikesharing solutions and urban mobility pioneer, PBSC’s team develops, markets and operates – directly through its subsidiary operator, or indirectly through a global network of local partners – the most advanced and customizable urban solutions for smart cities. Recognized as a catalyst for social innovation, PBSC currently has four models of bicycles – ICONIC, FIT, BOOST and E-FIT– deployed around the world and continues to expand its global footprint of 65,250 bikes and 5,750 stations - with more than 250 million rides so far!!

For more information, visit www.pbsc.com

 

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