Greta Knappenberger to lead North America Smart Cities Practice for iSoftStone
September 5, 2016 – Kirkland, WA.
iSoftStone Inc., a leading global provider of smart city solutions, announced that Greta Knappenberger has been appointed to lead the North America Smart Cities division. In her new Director role, Greta will drive the strategy, product development and go-to market efforts for iSoftStone’s North America Smart Cities offerings.
Mrs. Knappenberger joined iSoftStone in 2013 as a Senior Product Realization Manager for M2M/IoT in Government and Utilities. Since then, she has managed large smart city initiatives, bridging both public and private sectors. She brings with her sixteen years of experience in the IT industry. Additionally, she has consulted for several Fortune 500 organizations including, Microsoft, AT&T and T-Mobile.
“Greta’s role will support the expansion of our smart cities practice,” said Mike Mallahan, Vice President of iSoftStone North America. “Her background leading large smart city initiatives, in addition to iSoftStone’s breadth of experience in international markets, has us well positioned. We expect an increase in both growth and development of smart city technologies across the United States and Canada.”
iSoftStone has provided strategic planning and civic solutions integration for more than 80 large cities around the world. With the accelerated growth of urbanization in large global populations, corporations and governments around the world are building new technical infrastructures to accommodate urban residents. iSoftStone is positioned to capitalize on the growing market in North America for ICT (information and communication technology) and IoT (internet of things) solutions. These solutions will serve both public and private sectors.
iSoftStone is a technology consulting firm partnering with its clients to create innovative solutions that provide measureable, sustainable improvements. Backed by proven processes, innovation and a strong track record with organizations that range from emerging startups to the world’s largest cities, iSoftStone navigates clients through today’s challenges while helping them build for the future. The company’s employees work across offices in Seattle, Boston, New York, and Toronto, and a delivery center in Boise. Internationally, the iSoftStone network includes 22 offshore delivery centers across China with over 25,000 employees. For more information on iSoftStone North America, visit www.isoftstoneinc.com.