ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill.--RF IDeas, Inc., the leading innovator and manufacturer of in-building identification and access control readers, today announced the appointment of Tim Collins as Chief Technology Officer, a newly created position for the company.
Collins joins RF IDeas with more than 20 years of experience in the industry. Collins’ expertise includes strategic planning, qualitative and quantitative research, acquisitions, licensing and contracts. While in Motorola’s chief technology office, Collins participated as an associate member of Motorola Solution’s science advisory board
"The creation of this role reaffirms RF IDeas' continuing commitment to innovation and product development," said Rick Landuyt, President and CEO, RF IDeas. "Collins has a proven track record of success in the RFID field, and I look forward to the vision and technological strategy he brings to our company."
Collins earned his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Northern Illinois University and his master's degree in electrical engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology. With 35 patents filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Collins also has authored five professional publication pieces within the engineering community.
About RF IDeas
RF IDeas, Inc. is the leading innovator of employee badge/card readers for in-building authentication, computer access, and identification. RF IDeas designs, develops, and manufactures a complete line of pcProx® badge readers that support nearly every proximity and contactless smart card in use worldwide. RF IDeas readers are used in numerous applications such as single sign-on, secure printing and attendance tracking across several vertical markets including healthcare, manufacturing, government, and enterprise. RF IDeas is a subsidiary of Roper Technologies, a constituent of the S&P 500, Fortune 1000, and the Russell 1000 indices.
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