Redpoint Positioning names Eric Richards Vice President of Strategic Partnerships

Redpoint Positioning Corp., a developer of an ultra-wideband real-time location system solution, names a vice president of strategic partnerships.

Boston, MA, February 27, 2018 – Redpoint Positioning Corporation today announced that Eric Richards will become vice president of strategic partnerships. Eric will work closely with RTLS intergrators leveraging Redpoint technical capabilities in diverse verticals such as warehousing/material handling, advanced manufacturing, healthcare, energy, and construction.

“For a decade plus Eric has been enmeshed in the tracking technology ecosystem, building a portfolio of solutions that can immediately address partner needs and jump start innovation for future requirements,” said Chunjie Duan, chief technology officer, Redpoint Positioning.

As a veteran of the wireless industry, Eric has deep experience designing RTLS/RFID projects from the ground up followed by disciplined implementation that is results driven. Eric is committed to the Redpoint vision of making RTLS adoption painless and cost-effective as we scale globally.

Eric’s graduate training is in physics where he received advanced degrees from the University of Virginia. He continues to serve on several National Institutes of Health sub-committees and performs sponsored research bringing IoT advances to issues of public health and welfare such as wearable, smart hospitals, and data mining in healthcare.