RoadSafe Traffic Systems, Inc. Expands Management Team with New Appointments
Christa Bertolini Joins as Chief People Officer and Katie Linden Joins as Chief Revenue Officer
CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–RoadSafe Traffic Systems, Inc., the nation’s largest provider of traffic safety products and services, today announced the appointments of Christa Bertolini and Katie Linden into the newly created roles of Chief People Officer and Chief Revenue Officer, respectively. These key hires will help drive RoadSafe’s strategy and continued growth and promote operational excellence.
Bertolini brings more than 20 years of experience in human resources management, building and leading high performing HR teams and strategies. She joins Roadsafe from WellNow Urgent Care, where she served most recently as Senior Vice President of Human Resources. A leader in change management, Bertolini has worked with her teams to improve the employee experience using technology and wellness communication. She has also led the organizational design for a variety of merger and acquisition transactions and oversees investments in training at all levels. Bertolini spent the early part of her career in retail and healthcare.
Linden has nearly 25 years of experience in business management and business development strategies, including developing, leading, and implementing commercial plans on an international scale. Among her many accomplishments, she has developed marketing campaigns that resulted in high growth earnings and negotiated and secured major service agreements, all while ensuring team development, strong customer relationships and thoughtful sales strategy. Linden’s work focuses on the construction industry. She most recently served as Vice President of Business Development at Quanta Services, Inc. Linden began her career at Black & Veatch Corporation.
David Meirick, Chief Executive Officer of RoadSafe, commented, “We are thrilled to have Christa and Katie join our growing RoadSafe team. Their extensive management experience and demonstrated expertise in leading high-performing teams are critical to our continued growth and success.”
The appointments follow strong demand for traffic safety products and services and RoadSafe’s completion of seven acquisitions since early 2021.
About RoadSafe Traffic Systems, Inc.
RoadSafe is the nation’s largest provider of traffic safety services, pavement markings, and innovative traffic safety products. Its customers include heavy highway contractors, state transportation departments, municipal governments, special events organizations, U.S. railroads and utility companies. For more information, visit www.roadsafetraffic.com.
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