LILEE Systems and WeDriveU Win SmartTransit’s 2016 Project of the Year Innovation Award

LILEE Systems and WeDriveU Win SmartTransit’s 2016 Project of the Year Innovation Award

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SAN JOSE, CA – November 15, 2016LILEE Systems, an emerging innovator in cloud-based network solutions and provider of advanced mobile connectivity solutions, announced today that SmartTransit has named the company and its partner WeDriveU, the leader in corporate transportation, as the winner of its annual Project of the Year Innovation Award for 2016, the transit industry’s most prestigious innovation leadership honor. LILEE Systems and WeDriveU were recognized for improving productivity for corporate commuters with superior onboard Wi-Fi.

LILEE and WeDriveU collaborated on an advanced communications solution that powers connectivity on WeDriveU shuttles for Fortune 500 companies. For example, LILEE Systems’ solution boosted productivity by 13 percent for passengers from a leading technology company, enabling employees to stay connected to their office during their commute.

“We’re honored to be recognized for innovation in corporate transit, particularly following our 2016 industry awards for safety and excellence in employee transportation,” said Erick VanWagenen, executive vice president at WeDriveU, Inc. “World-class partners like LILEE Systems are pivotal in our strategy to deliver unrivaled mobility solutions that help employers attract and retain talent, address parking constraints, improve access to public transit and achieve sustainability goals.”

LILEE Systems has generated more than 2,000 percent revenue growth during the last three years. In October of this year, Silicon Valley Business Journal named LILEE Systems 13th on its list of 50 Fastest Growing Private Companies. In August, Inc. Magazine ranked LILEE Systems second among the top telecommunications companies in the Inc. 5000, and 179th overall.

“Private and public transit customers and partners are increasingly turning to LILEE Systems for our innovative, high quality, and high-reliability technology solutions for connected commuting,” said Jia-Ru Li, Founder and CEO, LILEE Systems. “Our SmartTransit Project of the Year Innovation Award validates our transit innovation leadership position as we continue to increase our solutions offerings. In only three years, LILEE has rapidly grown from delivery of its first product to enabling customers to manage more than $60 billion of assets with our network equipment, software, and services solutions.”

LILEE Systems is actively partnering with industry leaders in transportation, commercial fleet management, retail, manufacturing, first responders, K-12 education, and smart cities.

LILEE Systems, recognized for its best-in-class technology solutions, partners with leading IoT, networking, and system integrators. For example, LILEE’s partnership with Cisco enables Cisco VARs and systems integrators to buy LILEE products through Cisco and seamlessly integrate them into a Cisco environment. LILEE’s aggressive partnership expansion has led to 10 new channel partners since January, including Presidio, and additional partnerships are anticipated through 2017. To contact LILEE about a partnership, visit LILEE Systems.

For general transit technology solution inquiries, please click here or contact sales@lileesystems.com.

For enterprise application partnership inquiries, please click here or contact sales@lileesystems.com.

To explore commute alternative solutions for employers featuring Wi-Fi from LILEE Systems, visit www.wedriveu.com or contact accountservices@wedriveu.com.

About LILEE Systems

LILEE Systems, an Inc. 500 fastest growing private company, delivers integrated, open, and reliable industrial IoT wireless and wired connectivity solutions incorporating hardware, software, and services. LILEE solutions are improving operating efficiency and reducing costs in a wide range of industries. LILEE is headquartered in Silicon Valley, with offices in Taipei and Amsterdam.

About WeDriveU

WeDriveU is the leader in corporate transportation management with a vision to improve corporate mobility. Founded in 1988, WeDriveU provides Commute Alternatives and Managed Solutions for the world’s leading brands. WeDriveU eliminates 12,000 single-passenger vehicles daily, transports more than four million passengers annually, and contributes an estimated $198 million in annual productivity value. www.wedriveu.com @WeDriveU

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LILEE Systems
+1 (408) 988-8672 
sales@lileesystems.com

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+1 (415) 397-7600
lilee@upraisepr.com

WeDriveU
Joanna Rustin
+1 (650) 645-6800
Joanna@wedriveu.com

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