Contact: Charles Territo
Title: Vice President of Communications,
Marketing and Sales
Phone: (480) 443-7000

MESA, AZ – American Traffic Solutions (ATS) Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Tricia Chiodo has been named “CFO of the Year 2017” by the Arizona Chapter of the Financial Executives International.  The award was given in recognition of her financial stewardship and leadership excellence in her role as CFO at ATS.

“Tricia is an invaluable member of our leadership team,” stated David Roberts, ATS Chief Executive Officer. “The stability and vision she has brought to our organization can’t be understated. She is exceptionally deserving of this prestigious recognition.”

Since her arrival at ATS a little over two years ago, Tricia has overseen several financial initiatives including the structured sale of the company. In June of this year, ATS was acquired by Platinum Equity, heralding a brand new era for the company focused on aggressive growth and consistent financial performance. Prior to the acquisition, Ms. Chiodo’s leadership contributed to the most successful year (2016) in company history when ATS increased its EBITDA by almost 40% YoY.

“I am honored to receive this recognition on behalf of my entire financial team,” says Ms. Chiodo. “Our success is based on both our core values and the great people at ATS’ commitment to serving our customers.  I am humbled by this award and look forward to working with the entire ATS team on our continued financial success and growth well into the future.”

Prior to joining ATS Tricia was the Co-President and CFO of Origami Owl. Before that she was the CFO of RSC Holdings, Inc. a premier provider of rental equipment in North America, servicing the industrial, maintenance and non-residential construction markets.

American Traffic Solutions (ATS) is proud to be the market leader in road safety cameras in North America. With more than 3,900 installed red-light, speed and school bus stop-arm safety cameras serving more than 30 million people ATS is committed to its mission of helping make life safer and easier on the road ahead. Additionally, ATS Fleet Services is a leader in providing both Toll and Violation Management Solutions to fleets and rental customers saving them time and money. For more information, please visit