DURHAM, N.C., November 23, 2021 – Today, Mass Transit Magazine recognizes TransLoc’s Manager of Solutions Engineering, Austin Stanion, as a 2021 “40 Under 40” award honoree. The annual list acknowledges outstanding young professionals making a mark in the public transit industry.
With 40 individuals named for their capacity in innovation, demonstrated leadership, and commitment to mobility impact –– TransLoc’s solutions team is proud to be represented by Stanion. Working at the intersection of communities and data, Stanion helps transit agencies solve challenges in mobility and plan for the future. He focuses on outfitting providers with the best transportation solutions by balancing core fixed-route services and flexible microtransit systems. Connecting datasets attributed to ridership and demographics, Stanion is able to optimize planning and design services to create equitable and efficient transit.
Director of Client Success Nola Johnson praises, “Austin’s enthusiasm for transit and its ability to remedy socioeconomic disparities is immediately apparent, and he’s proven himself as an invaluable asset in refining the skillset of his direct reports. This honor is not only a recognition of Austin’s past achievements in the transit sector, but an ode to his future contributions.”
On advice in his area of expertise, Stanion remarks, “Mobility technology is a growing field in the realm of transit planning. Make sure you take the time to get up from your computer and engage with the communities you’ve only seen on a map. Buy the ticket, take the bus. Never forget who we serve.”
See Stanion’s acknowledgement on Mass Transit’s website.
TransLoc delivers a one-stop-shop for transit providers seeking transit orchestration solutions. Recognized by Fast Company for its innovative technology, TransLoc’s intelligent transportation software portfolio includes flexible demand response, fixed route systems, and planning services, providing software and services for transit providers in more than 1500 locations worldwide. Powering more than 600 million annual rides, TransLoc’s fixed route and on-demand systems are at the core of both cities and towns, and on university and business campuses. TransLoc has collectively partnered with agencies to deliver the highest level of service and win the confidence of the riding public for more than a decade.
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