Lytx® Canada Moves to Toronto’s Tech Hub with New R&D Lab Space to Expand and Enhance Innovation
New 13,000-Square-Foot Space to Host Research, Development, and Client/Sales Operations
SAN DIEGO – July 15, 2017 –
Lytx, the global leader in video telematics, today moved its Lytx Canada operations -- including its local hardware and software development teams -- to a new 13,000 –square-foot facility equipped with a research and development lab space to facilitate innovation and collaboration.
Lytx is the founder of the video telematics category and its DriveCam® video safety program currently protects nearly 650,000 drivers worldwide.
The new Lytx Canada office located in Toronto’s Markham area on Commerce Valley Drive West, in the heart of the region’s technology hub. The space will also host regional sales and client operations, and will hold up to 40 Lytx employees.
“Toronto is a magnet for technology talent, giving us a rich recruiting pool for expansion of our hardware and software development team,” said Lytx Senior Vice President Human Capital Tonya Cross. “Innovation is a hallmark of Lytx’s market solutions, and the work of our Lytx Canada team will have a positive global impact for the company.”
At Lytx® we harness the power of data to change human behavior and help good companies become even better. Our flagship service, Lytx DriveCam® sets the standard for driver safety in the industries we serve, and our RAIR® Compliance Services helps DOT-regulated fleets comply with safety regulations, complementing the DriveCam® Program. Lytx ActiveVision® service helps fleets detect and address distracted and drowsy driving, both in real time and over time, and additional services offer video without limits for fleets and field operations of any profile. We protect more than 2,600 commercial and government fleet clients worldwide who drive billions of miles each year. We enable our clients to realize significant ROI by lowering operating and insurance costs, while achieving greater efficiency and compliance. Most of all, we strive to help save lives – on our roads and in our communities, every day. Lytx is privately held and headquartered in San Diego. For more information, visit https://www.lytx.com, @lytx on Twitter, or on our YouTube channel.