Eberle Design Inc. promotes Ben Luke to Engineering Director; Luis Silva, VP-Engineering, departs

PHOENIX, Ariz. and RENO, Nev. (Nov 12, 2018) — Eberle Design Inc. (EDI) and its wholly- owned subsidiary Reno A&E (RAE), leaders in vehicle detection, intersection safety monitoring, parking/access control, and fire/EMS/emergency response products, today announced the promotion of Ben Luke to the position of Engineering Director, with immediate effect. Reporting directly to EDI CFO and Leadership Council Member, Mrs. April Garcia, Mr. Luke will lead the EDI and RAE Engineering team, and be responsible for all software, hardware and industrial Engineering, performed at both Phoenix and Reno facilities.

“Eberle Design’s 38-year reputation is grounded upon providing the highest quality, functionality and operational reliability for our solutions offered to traffic control, parking/access, railway and transportation data collection professionals,” said EDI Vice President, Dr. Bill Sowell. “The promotion of Ben Luke to Engineering Director is well deserved, as Ben has been a proven leader while serving as Engineering Manager with RAE for 18 years. We are confident that Ben will provide key Engineering leadership for enhanced product innovation and maintaining a high operational tempo.”

Mr. Luke has a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Nevada at Reno. Ben has over 18 years of experience in the design and Engineering of mission critical traffic control electronics.

“It is with sincere regret EDI has accepted the resignation of Mr. Luis Silva from the position of Vice President-Engineering and Leadership Council Member, with effect on 15 November 2018. Mr. Silva has faithfully served as EDI and RAE VP-Operations and VP-Engineering for 7 years, and his commitment and hard work have permitted EDI and RAE to grow to a new level of performance in both Manufacturing and Engineering. Mr. Silva has accepted another career opportunity, we wish him much success in his new endeavors and he will be missed,” said EDI CFO, April Garcia.

Dr. Bill Sowell, Vice President-Business Development and Mrs. April Garcia, CFO, will now comprise the EDI Leadership Council and senior management team.

About Eberle Design Inc. and Reno A&E
Based in Phoenix, Arizona (Eberle Design Inc.) and Reno, Nevada (Reno A&E) are worldwide market-leading developers and manufacturers of mission-critical electronic safety monitoring and vehicle detection products for the Traffic, Rail, Parking/Access and Fire/EMS/emergency response industries. These products enable transportation and emergency management professionals to easily integrate, automate, and manage traffic, highways and intersections efficiently and safely.

Media Contacts:
Birgit Olson, Eberle Design Inc. and Reno A&E
+1.602.437.1955, and bolson@editraffic.com

Sabrina McGowan, SQM Communications
+1.240.401.2092 and sabrina@sqmcommunications.com