David Acton, Vice President , Business Development, Connexis LLC
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Vice President , Business Develop...

Local Address: Owosso, Michigan, United States
Connexis LLC
One Second Street North Suite 214
Fargo , North Dakota 58102
United States

Company Description: Connexis is a next generation telematics service provider. We partner with you to deliver high quality services tailored to your brand. Our innovative platforms...   more

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations


  • Masters of Business Administration ( MBA , Organizational Development, Finance
    University of Michigan
  • bachelor's degree , mechanical engineering
    General Motors Institute
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Connexis :: Connectivity for Life
www.connexis.com, 1 April 2009 [cached]
David L. Acton Vice President, Business Development
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David L. Acton to Receive the 2004 SAE Delco Electronics Intelligent Transportation Systems Award
David L. ActionWarrendale, PA, Feb. 16, 2005 - David L. Acton, Vice-President of Ygomi LLC, has been selected to receive the 2004 SAE Delco Electronics Intelligent Transportation Systems Award.Acton, along with one other recipient, will be presented with the award at the Honors Convocation during the SAE 2005 World Congress in Detroit, Michigan, April 2005.
This award recognizes the profound impact that Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) will have on mobility in the 21st century.Established in 1996, it distinguishes an individual or team whose outstanding technical accomplishment is judged to have significantly advanced state-of-the-art ITS.It may also recognize the author or authors of the best paper relating to the invention, design, construction, or operation of vehicle-related equipment or systems operating within an ITS context.
In April of 2004, Acton retired from General Motors and started Charter Mobile Information Inc., a company dedicated to advancing the new telematics or "connected vehicle" industry worldwide.
In January 2005, Acton became a Vice-President of Ygomi LLC.Ygomi is an international company working on strategies to improve vehicle safety and utility.They are doing this through the development of advanced vehicle electrical architectures, new vehicle data strategies, and enhanced vehicle communications capabilities.In addition to his role for Ygomi LLC, Acton is President of AMI-C (the Automotive Multimedia Interface Collaboration), a Board member of ITS-America, and a Board member of CTEA (the Convergence Transportation Electronics Association).
Acton's last position at General Motors was Director of Global Telematics; Acton and his team helped develop the company's global telematics strategy.Formerly, he was Chief Vehicle Engineer of OnStar.At OnStar, his group was responsible for launching factory installed telematics products and services.Acton came to OnStar in 1998 from GM's North American Vehicle Operations where he had been the Director of Electrical Engineering.In this role, he was responsible for advanced electrical/electronics product and process direction for GM, including global harmonization.Prior to 1997, he held a number of assignments in Electrical Engineering, including Chief Electrical Engineer for Cadillac Motor Division, Director of Electrical Engineering for the Luxury Car Group and Director of Electrical Engineering for the Midsize and Luxury Car Groups.
Acton holds a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from General Motors Institute, and a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Michigan.
NewsDetails | Company
www.intermap.com, 3 Mar 2006 [cached]
The six members include Dave Acton, Richard Bishop, Joe Borruso, Craig Marks, Dave McLellan and Joe Ziomek.
Dave Acton is the vice president of global industry partnerships for Connexis and is the director of the Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITS America). Prior to joining Connexis, Mr. Acton was director of global telematics planning for General Motors and also served as chief vehicle engineer for OnStar.
Richard Bishop, founder of Bishop Consulting, supports clients internationally in research and business development within the intelligent vehicles arena. He is the author of Intelligent Vehicle Technology and Trends and publisher of the Web site IVsource.net which covers intelligent vehicle developments.
St. Amant and Wilkerson will complete ...
www.itsa.org, 27 Sept 2011 [cached]
St. Amant and Wilkerson will complete the unexpired terms previously held by former Board of Directors Chairman Michael Doyle and Dave Acton who have both stepped down from the board.
Belcher also expressed his gratitude to outgoing board member Dave Acton, Ygomi LLC, for his excellent work on behalf of ITS America and in particular his contribution to the Vehicle Infrastructure Integration initiative.
Connexis :: Connectivity for Life
www.connexis.com, 8 Sept 2008 [cached]
David L. ActonConnexis :: Connectivity for Life
David L. Acton is Vice President, Business Development for Connexis.Mr. Acton has provided leadership to the automotive engineering and ITS industries for over 30 years.Prior to joining Connexis, Mr. Acton was General Motors' Director of Global Telematics.He also served as Chief Vehicle Engineer for OnStar, and held multiple other senior engineering positions.He is a Director of the Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITS America) and Chair of its Strategic Planning Committee.He is also a Director of the Convergence Transportation Electronics Association.He was the recipient, in 2005, of the SAE-Delco Electronics ITS Award for distinguished service to the ITS industry.
David L. Acton Vice President, Business Development
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