Michael Kornhauser – Executive Vice President and General Manager

Michael is Executive Vice President and General Manager of ALK Technologies, Inc, a global leader in GeoLogistics® and navigation software. He oversees the company’s worldwide operations. Prior to this appointment, he held the positions of Senior Vice President, Enterprise Solutions and Managing Director, Europe.

In 2011, Michael assumed leadership of the Enterprise Solutions Group after previously leading the Consumer Products Group. Michael joined ALK in 2003 with the task of establishing the company's European operations and leading the development of CoPilot Live products tailored to the European marketplace. He oversaw the opening of offices in the United Kingdom, France and Germany and was the driving force behind strategic relationships with partners across EMEA. He built a team of marketing, business development and support professionals to support the company's rapid growth.

Prior to joining ALK, Michael worked at Compaq Computer Corporation as a Hardware Design Engineer, designing system boards for the company's renowned Alpha Server Division. Michael studied at Trinity College, where he received a research grant from NASA and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering.

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Mike Bodden – Senior Vice President, Technology

Currently Senior Vice President, Technology, Mike’s primary expertise since joining the company in August 1983 has been software design and architecture, and applications programming particularly associated with transportation issues.

Mike directed the development of the Door-to-Door product line from ALK’s former TravRoute division: the first computer-based mapping product to provide street-level driving directions for the entire United States. Door-to-Door was the flagship product in, and serves as the backbone for, the award-winning CoPilot® in-vehicle route guidance product line.

Serving as the Lead Programmer and Project Manager, his team developed a motive power system for Canadian National Railways. CN's operations control center uses the network of high-resolution color graphic user and projector workstations, 24 hours per day, to manage the daily operations of their entire fleet of locomotives.

Mike was the original developer of ALK's PC*MILER® computer-based highway routing and mileage guide. He also served as the lead designer and developer of a fuel tax reporting system. Together, these two products are used extensively by state fuel tax auditors and throughout the trucking industry.

A member of Sigma Xi, he graduated cum laude from Princeton University with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree and a concentration on the fields of transportation and computer graphics.

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Dan Popkin – Senior Vice President, Enterprise Solutions

Dan leads the ALK Enterprise Solutions business unit with responsibility for sales, business development, marketing, product management and support for all products and services sold worldwide. As part of the ALK team since 2000, Dan co-established ALK's European business operations in 2003 and has built a team of sales, marketing, business and product management professionals in the United Kingdom, France, Germany and the United States to support the company's expansion globally.

Prior to his appointment, Dan was Vice President of Worldwide Business Development and the driving force behind global strategic alliances and partnerships for all of ALK's Enterprise Solutions including PC*MILER® freight transportation industry-standard routing and mileage software, CoPilot® in-vehicle fleet navigation software, and the ALK Maps visualization platform.

Dan graduated cum laude from the Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University with a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service, majoring in International Politics.

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Mark Hornung – Senior Vice President, Strategic Projects

Mark is Senior Vice President, Data and GIS, and has been with the firm since its founding in June 1979, originally as Vice President. His professional experience has focused on strategic planning, equipment management systems and routing and mapping software.

His strategic planning experience includes nearly every major U.S. railroad merger or restructuring since 1980. Mark designed and developed ALK's Advanced Traffic Diversion Model, which forecasts the changes in traffic and revenue due to railroad restructuring. He directed ALK's development of locomotive management systems for four major railroads, incorporating innovative graphic user interfaces, decision support, and system-wide optimization.

In the area of routing and mapping software, Mark designed and programmed ALK's Princeton Transportation Network Model and Graphic Information System, a pioneering mainframe-based system for transportation network display, routing, and traffic assignment. Mark has overseen the development of ALK's PC-based routing and mileage system PC*MILER, including the adaptation of the former into the Defense Table of Official Distances (DTOD) for the US Department of Defense. Most recently, he has been involved with enhancing ALK’s North American map data, and its core geocoding and routing software, used in PC*MILER as well as in CoPilot and ALK Maps.

Mark holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree with high honors from Princeton University, with a concentration in transportation studies.

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Craig Fiander – VP, Strategic Alliances - Enterprise Solutions

Craig is Vice President, Strategic Alliances for the Enterprise Solutions business unit. He manages relationships with leading global strategic alliance partners and strategic customers in the transportation and logistics industry. A member of the ALK executive management and business development teams, Craig is responsible for driving the integration and adoption of ALK's enterprise products and services including PC*MILER, ALK Maps and CoPilot Truck.

Since joining the Company ALK Technologies in 1993, Craig has held various positions including Vice President, Marketing for Enterprise Solutions in North America, and Senior Product Manager for numerous business software solutions. Most recently he led the enterprise solutions marketing and corporate communications team, as well as the planning of the annual ALK Technology Summit. For over 20 years, Craig led the branding of industry-standard PC*MILER routing, mileage and mapping software.

He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and a Certificate in Political Economy from Princeton University.

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Dan Titus – VP, Business Development - North America, Enterprise Solutions

Dan is responsible for the Enterprise Solutions Business Development Team in North America as well as directly managing key strategic partnerships in the region. His team, based out of our Princeton, NJ office, is responsible for Channel and Business Development including working with CoPilot Truck Professional, CoPilot Live Professional, and PC*MILER solution partners and major fleet customers.

As President of ALK's former TravRoute division from 1995-2000, Dan led efforts to launch the nationwide desktop mapping solution, Door-to-Door, to the North American retail software channel. PC Data ranked TravRoute as a Top 20 Publisher of productivity software. From 1988-1992, Titus  led the development of ALK’s commercial software solution, PC*MILER, and directed Sales & Marketing efforts to penetrate the commercial mileage system market by expanding distribution channels, establishing both direct and indirect sales channels and building brand awareness.

Dan holds an MBA from Columbia University with concentrations in Finance and Strategic Management. Dan is a graduate of Princeton University with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree with concentrations in Engineering Management Systems and Economics.

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Christopher Ayala – VP, Operations

Chris is Vice President of Operations with responsibility for managing business development, global strategic initiatives, partnerships and alliances. He also leads ALK’s legal team, customer support, and the ALK Maps product offering. Since 2012, Chris served as Director of Business Development for the Enterprise Solutions Group, leading the PC*MILER and ALK Maps business development teams in North America focusing on global strategic initiatives, partnerships, alliances and associated revenue generation.

Prior to joining ALK, Chris served as Vice President and General Counsel for a private equity investment company in the oil and gas industry based in Calgary, AB managing general operations and legal functions. He began his career as a Private Equity and Mergers & Acquisitions associate at a New York law firm. Chris holds a Juris Doctorate from Fordham University School of Law and is a graduate of Trinity College with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with concentrations in Political Theory.

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Bill Maddox – VP, Sales

Bill is Vice President of Sales for ALK’s Enterprise Solutions Group. He is responsible for the execution of direct sales efforts and activities for ALK’s Enterprise Solutions including PC*MILER, ALK Maps and CoPilot Truck. Bill provides executive leadership for the sales organization and oversees ALK’s North American sales offices.

In 1996, he joined ALK as an Account Executive. During his tenure, Bill has held a variety of positions within the sales organization building an extensive understanding of ALK’s evolving solutions and how they benefit the transportation industry. As ALK’s Director of Sales, Bill developed a hands-on sales process and customer service oriented approach that has resulted in rapid and sustained growth.

Bill is a graduate of Rider University in Lawrenceville, New Jersey and has 20 years of transportation and logistics industry experience.

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David Quin – VP, Consumer Business

David heads ALK’s CoPilot consumer GPS navigation applications business, leading the team responsible for the development, marketing and distribution of CoPilot-branded apps through app stores globally, as well as white label navigation applications for leading 3rd party brands.

David joined ALK in 2003 to help establish ALK’s European operations in London. Since then he has played a central role in the development and growth of the businesses globally, helping CoPilot become one of the world’s most highly regarded and successful mobile GPS navigation brands.

Prior to ALK, David held business management and marketing roles in leading organisations within the IT Distribution channel, including Computacenter and Metrologie. He is a graduate of Aston University in Birmingham, UK and holds a BSc with honors in Management and Administrative Studies.

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