Nationally respected intelligent transportation leader and former Caltrans senior manager, Fedrico Hormozi, P.E., has joined McCain Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of the SWARCO Group and a leader in the supply of advanced intelligent transportation solutions, to spearhead the company’s expanding ITS Solutions Group.
As Director of ITS Solutions, Hormozi will manage a team committed to providing a consistently high level of service to current and future McCain customers. From equipment deployment, hardware and software systems integration, troubleshooting and solution generation, all the way to purchase and education, Hormozi and his team will respond to customer needs and issues as well as grow and deepen customer relationships. The ITS Solutions team will also provide input on new product design, development, and functionality.
Hormozi comes to McCain from Caltrans, California’s progressive Department of Transportation. During his two-decade career, Hormozi served in several upper management roles including chief of the ITS Engineering and Support Branch. As a registered electrical engineer, he was part of a group responsible for the development and instruction of the Caltrans ITS Academy which educated approximately 600 Caltrans electrical engineers across the state. With his engineering and business background, Hormozi has the breadth of experience and understanding to enhance McCain’s customer experience. “I come to this position after spending the majority of my career as an end user, giving me a unique understanding of what public agencies really need,” he said. “In my many years working with countless vendors, I truly believe that McCain produces the best cabinets, controllers, and signals the industry has to offer. I am proud to spearhead McCain’s ITS Solutions Group and help provide a seamless, solution-driven experience for our customers.”
Greg McKhann, McCain’s chief operating officer, said Hormozi’s hiring continues the company’s commitment to ITS and to helping define the future of transportation. “We are thrilled to have someone as dynamic and skilled as Fedrico on our team. We take our obligation to customer satisfaction and solution development very seriously and he shares those values at his core.”
Hormozi is a life-long California resident and has formerly served on several non-profit and advisory boards. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of California at San Diego and a Master of Business Administration from the University of California at Irvine. Hormozi also holds two utility patents issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office.