Meet the Team

Nick Simmons - Managing Director

Nick Simmons

Nick has held a series of senior roles across the travel information industry. As a member of the AA Roadwatch team, he helped build the operation into Britain's leading supplier of travel information. After moving to ITIS Holdings PLC, Nick was involved in developing Floating Vehicle Data technology to deliver traffic information online and via apps, as well as creating real-time data feeds for car navigation systems. He has also worked with Public Sector highway operators to monitor network performance in real-time and using historic data. More recently, Nick has returned to broadcast traffic news to provide on-air and and online content for the BBC and commercial radio networks in the UK, as well as launching new traffic services in North America and Europe. 

 

 

Paul Hutton - Operations Director

A trained broadcast journalist, Paul is a leading expert in the delivery of traffic information. Having run the information gathering operation for UK radio supplier Trafficlink, he was appointed Managing Director of Global Traffic Network UK, responsible for overseeing the company's operations in the UK, North America and Australia. Paul has sat on the Travel Information Highway executive committee, delivered Traffic Radio for the Highways Agency and has consulted for a number of major car companies and intelligent transport systems solutions providers.

 

John Gibbons - Senior Developer

John Gibbons

John leads TfM's technical team. He is a multi-program developer who writes full stack web and hybrid-mobile apps. He has developed a media hub for the Ministry of Defence and an Antarctic map generator for the British Antarctic Survey site. For the RAF, he has developed an interactive mosaic generated from user-uploaded tiles celebrating the Battle of Britain's 75th anniversary and a Facebook / Twitter app for the 70th anniversary for the Dambusters. He has a degree in Biochemistry from the University of Birmingham.

 

 

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