About Triax

It’s our mission to make the most challenging worksites run safer and faster with innovative technology and real-time data.

Based in Norwalk, CT, we’ve been connecting the most challenging environments throughout North America with our IoT (Internet of Things) platform since 2012.

Our flagship Spot-r system elevates worksite visibility, safety and security with real-time, data-driven visibility. Spot-r enables actionable insights, helping firms streamline site access, manpower, safety incidents, and evacuation and muster procedures.

Made in America, we pride ourselves on exceptional customer service and work hard every day to better connect worksite leaders with their teams using insights.

Our Core Values

At Triax we bring our core values to life:

Act for the Customer First

Operate with Urgency

Hold Ourselves and Others Accountable

Strive for Excellence and a Positive Attitude

Encourage Individual Initiative

Embrace a Collaborative Environment

Key Announcements and Recognition

Meet Our Leadership Team

James Franklin

Chief Executive Officer

As Chief Executive Officer, James is responsible for leading the company and guiding all operations to achieve company goals. He brings a background of more than 20 years in technology leadership with market leaders, such as Oracle, HP, and Accenture, and has relevant experience in a number of fields that touch where Triax has been a market leader.

His success with wearable solutions at Omnilink, where he started and led their commercial Location Based Services business, is well aligned with our products and innovations. And just coming off the successful acquisitions and mergers of SpaceIQ and iOFFICE (workplace software solutions) by ThomaBravo, his experiences are tailor made to take Triax Technologies to the next level.

Justin Morgenthau

Chief Technology Officer

As Chief Technology Officer, Justin is responsible for leading product development and applying emerging technologies to solve the unique challenges of the industries we serve. Justin brings to Triax a broad array of embedded systems engineering experience, from aerospace to telecommunications, including nearly a decade at United Technologies. Prior to joining Triax, he founded and led a successful mobile application development firm, where he and his team crafted apps for clients including Ford and Bosch.

Ben Sweet

Chief Information Officer

As the Chief Information Officer, Ben is responsible for leading the architecture and implementation of Triax’s application platform, ensuring its scalability and security. Before joining Triax, Ben was an application architect specializing in enterprise, cloud, and mobile applications, both as an individual consultant for companies such as Pfizer and Haemonetics as well as co-founder of ForeSite, a full-service IT solutions organization, recognized as one of Inc. 5000’s fastest growing companies.

Jeremy Turkel

Senior Vice President of Operations and Partnerships

As the Senior Vice President of Operations and Partnerships, Jeremy oversees the operations team, which includes client engagement, deployment, and field engineering. Jeremy is also responsible for the relationships Triax holds with all channel partners, including enterprise agreements and contract structuring. 

Prior to joining Triax, Jeremy oversaw hospitality-related construction projects, including at the World Trade Center, Rockefeller Center, and Grand Central Terminal, for Stys Hospitality Initiative. Jeremy received a B.A. in Organizational Communication from the State University of New York at New Paltz. 

John P. Goan

Vice President of Energy and Industrials

As Vice President of Energy and Industrials, John is responsible for managing relationships, product, and deployment to meet the diverse needs of Triax’s heavy industrial clients. Focusing on industries such as Mining, Oil and Gas / Petrochemical, and power generation, John builds strategic relationships with expertise from industry and operations to tailor Triax’s product lines to meet industry-specific needs. John has over a decade of experience in Oil and Gas, with executive experience managing U.S. Onshore Oil and Gas operations, large capital projects, and commercial trading. John has a BS in Finance from The University of Montana, and would probably prefer to be fishing, hunting, or skiing.

Kevin Lehman

Vice President of Finance

Kevin is accountable for the financial and risk management operations of the company, including the development of its financial and operational strategy and related metrics. He is also responsible for the on-going development and monitoring of the company’s control and reporting systems. Prior to joining Triax in 2017, Kevin held various roles in financial services, most recently as a Vice President at Breckinridge Capital Advisors. Kevin holds a B.A. degree in Accounting from Ohio Wesleyan, an M.S. from Columbia University, and an MBA from Boston University.

Ian Ouellette

Vice President of Product

As Vice President of Product, Ian is responsible for the evolution of Triax Technologies’ product line and the growth of the platform’s analytical functionality that centers around client- and industry-specific business problems and use cases. Ian has been creating data products and applying advanced data analytics to solve problems across a variety of industries including telecom, healthcare operations, and biotech since 2009. Prior to joining Triax, he focused on modeling human behavior and automated decisioning. Ian holds an M.S. degree in Statistics from Columbia University.

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