Daily News Briefs, July 29, 2020

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Veteran Tech Executive Tom Fogarty Joins Bestpass Management Team

Bestpass, the payment platform provider focused on commercial fleet toll management solutions, has appointed Tom Fogarty its chief executive officer and a member of the board of directors. John Andrews will continue as Bestpass president, chief strategy officer and board chairman. According to a company news release, “Mr. Fogarty joins Bestpass with over two decades of executive experience in the software, technology, and data industries, and he comes to the company after 11 years with RDC (Regulatory DataCorp, Inc.).” Andrews said, “I am pleased that we have attracted top-tier leadership and welcome Tom to the team at Bestpass. Tom has significant experience in growing technology firms and building scalable operations, and he will be a tremendous asset to the company as we continue to innovate in the fields of toll management and vehicle payment platforms.”

Appointments, Promotions and Retirements Bestpass Mobile Payment Systems


Increased Cargo Thefts Reported At Two Illinois Tollway Oases

The Illinois State Police (ISP) report a recent increase in cargo thefts from commercial vehicles parked at the  Lincoln and Hinsdale oases on the Tri-State Tollway. Police are asking drivers to avoid leaving trucks and trailers unattended for long periods, especially overnight, and to employ security precautions. ISP said it will be upgrading oases lighting and security, and scheduling extra patrols.

Chicago Metro Area Crime Beat Illinois Illinois State Toll Highway Authority (IL Tollway)


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