KANSAS CITY – December 11, 2019. The year 2019 was a year of expansion for RUMBLE IoT as it delivered on key growth metrics in advance of seeking a new funding round in Spring 2020. Successes included the completion of key IoT projects in the automotive and fleet markets, growth of the leadership team, the opening of a new research and development center, and awards recognition from leading analyst firms and associations.

Automotive, Fleet Expertise Highlighted in Successful 2019 Projects

RUMBLE IoT successfully completed projects that demonstrated its ability to solve challenges presented by the need to securely aggregate disparate types and sources of data to enable better decision making closer to the source.

  • RUMBLE IoT developed a solution for the Auto Care Association that provides vehicle owners with freedom of choice and control over their vehicle data.
  • RUMBLE IoT supported Fleet Complete in a new program targeted to boost public safety for communities across the US. RUMBLE IoT built an application delivering near real-time insights into potentially dangerous first-responder driving behavior. The system was rolled out in 600 first-responder vehicles in St. Louis this summer with great success and plans to expand to approximately 400,000 vehicles worldwide.

RUMBLE IoT adds experienced Silicon Valley Strategic Advisor to leadership team

Jitendra Kavathekar has joined RUMBLE as Strategic Advisor. Jitendra is an investor and advisor to tech startups, bringing his enthusiasm and keen eye for transformative technology experience and industry expertise, together with his extensive network, to help his portfolio companies accelerate. As a former co-founder and managing director with Accenture Ventures and Open Innovation, he led a global team to turn technology innovation within ecosystems of startups, universities, and corporate labs into business results. As Strategic Advisor, Jitendra will help advise RUMBLE IoT in market development and positioning.

RUMBLE IoT opens Boise R&D Office

Joining the ranks of emerging tech companies putting down roots in Idaho, RUMBLE opened a new research and development office in the growing tech center of Boise. According to CompTIA, Idaho saw a 44.9% increase from 2016 to 2017 in the number of job postings related to emerging technologies, including the Internet of Things, smart cities, drones, artificial intelligence, machine learning, virtual reality and augmented reality, and blockchain. Led by founder Perry Lea, the Boise office is hiring experts in IoT and edge computing to lead the R&D effort for RUMBLE IoT’s edge computing platform.

RUMBLE IoT Receives National Recognition

RUMBLE IoT received several leadership awards in 2019

  • Compass Intelligence recognized RUMBLE IoT for IoT Solution Deployment Leadership
  • Women Tech Founders named founder Terri Foudray winner of the Intelligence & Automation Award for Women in Tech

To further fuel market growth and R&D for its proprietary IIoT Edge Computing platform, RUMBLE IoT is seeking interested investors. If interested, please contact RUMBLE IoT today.

Kansas City tech start-up RUMBLE powers into IoT marketplace; offers expertise, solutions to help businesses leverage data for revenue, efficiency gains.

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. Sept. 13, 2018 – Kansas City tech start-up RUMBLE continues to make some noise in the burgeoning Internet of Things (IoT) marketplace, gaining traction with honors, strategic partnerships and a suite of end-to-end solutions to meet the evolving needs of today’s businesses.

RUMBLE was founded by area tech expert Terri Foudray who serves as CEO, and Perry Lea, renowned IoT leader and author of Internet of Things for Architects. The founders’ collaboration evolved from a shared commitment to building a company truly capable of helping businesses capture the benefits of IoT to improve operations at every level.

“Transforming your business through IoT solutions is a complex process and few companies know how to do it,” Foudray said. “This is where we come in. Our expertise is end-to-end IoT architecture and implementation, providing an integrated, cohesive solution for our customers.

“The benefits of IoT are unquestioned. According to a recent study, companies that adopted IoT reported a nearly 20 percent average increase in revenues. Our ability to harness the full potential of real-time data helps employees and machines work smarter, providing dramatic improvements in efficiencies, business optimization and revenue growth.”
Since forming, RUMBLE has captured the attention of customers in industries including manufacturing, transportation, and the government sector, and secured premier partnerships with entities including Coolfire Solutions, creator of the Ronin Platform, a real-time situational awareness delivery platform built to integrate data from any source and transform it into actionable intelligence.

RUMBLE is certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). Foudray, with her 15-year background in technology sales, product management and partner relationships, is fast becoming a reputable source in the national IoT arena. She was recently appointed to the CompTIA Smart Cities Advisory Council. CompTIA is the world’s largest technology association. Lea’s book continues to resonate as an essential primer for IoT professionals on architecting and implementing customer-relevant solutions.


RUMBLE, founded March 2018, enables business performance improvement through real-time data delivery solutions. RUMBLE’s highly specialized team partners with clients to capture the benefits from innovative technologies such as the Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, and Situational Awareness software. RUMBLE’s solutions are designed to eliminate siloed data, stagnant data, reporting lags, and data disconnection.

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