Triax Technologies is leading construction's transformation through intelligent, innovative technology and real-time data to make projects faster, safer, and smarter.

Our Story

Triax's Spot-r system combines a proprietary mesh network with compact sensors and a Cloud-based dashboard to identify where resources are active on site and how they're interacting. By automating manual processes, monitoring workers and equipment, and leveraging the Cloud for real-time insights, Spot-r enables contractors to optimize worksite safety and performance and keep projects moving.

Headquartered in Norwalk, CT with a Product Development Suite in East Hartford, CT, our solutions are designed, engineered, and serviced in-house. We pride ourselves on exceptional customer service, which is why we work hard every day to connect project leaders and teams with the insights they need to build safer and smarter.

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION

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Leadership Team

Pete Schermerhorn

President, Chief Executive Officer

As President and Chief Executive Officer at Triax Technologies, Pete manages all aspects of daily operations of the company and works closely with the senior management teams. Before joining Triax, Pete was a corporate lawyer specializing in private equity, venture capital and mergers & acquisitions at several law firms, including Finn Dixon & Herling LLP; Davis & Gilbert LLP; and Weil; Gotshal & Manges LLP. Pete holds a B.A. from Brown University and a J.D. from Stanford Law School.

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 construction industry. 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.

Chad Hollingsworth

Founder, Chief Partnership Officer

As Chief Partnership Officer of Triax Technologies, Chad is responsible for leading the company’s growth opportunities and bringing the benefits of the company’s IoT-based solutions to new markets and verticals. Prior to founding Triax Technologies, Chad worked as an equity product specialist at Bloomberg LP. He graduated with a B.S. degree in Business Management from Babson College.

Matt Davis

Senior Director of Channel Sales

As Senior Director of Channel Sales for Triax Technologies, Matt is responsible for developing new channel partners and nurturing existing channel relationships. Before joining Triax, Matt held management positions with a regional Caterpillar dealership; as well as with a joint-venture between Cat and Trimble Navigation, which specializes in machine control and site positioning technologies. Matt holds a B.A. degree in Economics and Business from Wheaton College and an MBA from the University of Denver.

Michael Fraser

Vice President of Business Development

As the Vice President of Business Development, Mike is responsible for overseeing strategic business partnerships and contract negotiations. Mike has over 10 years of experience in product development and commercial strategy for technical products in both North American and Latin American markets. Prior to joining Triax, Mike worked for Bloomberg LP in Business Development for Portfolio and Index Product Solutions. Mike graduated from Brown University with a B.A. degree in History.

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.

Lori Peters

Vice President of Marketing

As the Vice President of Marketing at Triax Technologies, Lori oversees strategic market planning and execution, brand strategy and positioning, and corporate communications and messaging. Lori has over ten years of B2B technology experience and oversaw North American digital marketing operations at Basware before joining Triax. In 2017, she was named to Professional Women in Construction’s 20 Under 40 Outstanding Women in Construction. Lori holds a B.A. in English from Sacred Heart University.

Jeremy Turkel

Vice President of Field Operations

As the Vice President of Field Operations at Triax Technologies, Jeremy oversees the client engagement, deployment, and field engineering teams, which install and maintain the Spot-r system nationwide. 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.

Bob Dolan

National Sales Director

Bob oversees Triax’s national direct sales force and works to build relationships with key construction contractors and owners/developers to grow sales and help the company meet strategic business objectives.  Prior to joining Triax in 2013, Bob worked for two separate medical technology start-ups that transformed the pharmaceutical services process throughout the U.S., and he accounted for 40% of one company’s revenue across his two regions. Bob holds a B.S. degree in Business and Marketing from Bentley University.

Kevin Lehman

Senior Director 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.