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Polara launches "iDetect" Touchless Button Actuation Feature

Thursday August 13, 2020

Matt Baker
Matt Baker
VP Sales & Marketing
  • Polara introduces "iDetect" Touchless Actuation into iNS APS.
  • Inconspicuous Radar Detection - Vandal Resistant
  • Get back to your Signals Timing "Normal" mode and get out of "Recall Mode"!
  • iDetect provides extra protection with touchless actuation by detecting movement typically within 1-4 inches.



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Polara Announces New Eastern Regional Sales Manager

Tuesday May 5, 2020

Matt Baker
Matt Baker
VP Sales & Marketing

It is with great pleasure, I announce the addition to our Sales Force, Chris Holloway – Eastern Regional Sales Manager.  Chris starts with Polara on Monday, May 18, 2020.   Feel free to welcome Chris to the team.

 

Chris is a veteran in the industry, and many of you may know him.  Chris will be living in North Alabama and will be handling sales for Polara in the East. (see map below for territory).

 

Please see Chris’s Bio info below.  I am excited for the depth, experience, enthusiasm, and the extra support Chris brings to Polara and each of you. 

 

For those of you in Chris’s territory, feel free to reach out and welcome him, and give him the same great support you have given me.  I have enjoyed working with each of you, and hope to still continue our relationships, and work together when opportunities arise.

 

Chris, Liz, myself, and the whole Polara team are committed to help you continue to grow your business with Polara, and continue to keep Polara the number one choice for APS out there!

 

Please let me know if you have any questions.

 

Regards

Matt

 

 

 

 

Eastern Region Sales Manager

Polara Enterprises

(404) 307-4906, cholloway@polaraent.com

 

Chris Holloway is a traffic industry veteran who has served as sales representative for a distributor and as a business development manager for a manufacturer.  Chris spent 24 years as the Georgia Account Rep for Temple, Inc. representing a multitude of manufacturers (including Polara) to the Georgia Department of Transportation, local and county government, and signal contractors while also educating consultants on safety solutions. 

 

Chris and his wife felt a calling into missions and moved to Ghana, West Africa in 2013.  In 2018 they returned to the US and Chris joined Applied Information as a Regional Business Development Manager responsible for managing the company’s channel partners in the southeast and partnering with them to establish new business while increasing business with existing customers.  During his time with Applied Information he was later given responsibility as the East Region Business Development Manager. 

 

With 26+ years of experience serving the needs of customers in the traffic industry, Chris is excited to bring his passion, persistence, and joy of helping others to Polara, their distributors, and customers.


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Polara & Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired release Accessible Pedestrian Signals Video in San Francisco

Thursday October 15, 2020

Matt Baker
Matt Baker
VP Sales & Marketing

Check out our latest Video:

Demonstration and Descriptions of using Accessible Pedestrian Signals in San Francisco in association with Lighthouse of the Blind of San Francisco




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Polara Launches iNS (iNavigator) Upgrade Series

Friday January 17, 2020

Matt Baker
Matt Baker
VP Sales & Marketing

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Polara Announces End of Life (EOL) to EZ Comm Series of APS (EN2, CCU2EN, EN4)

Wednesday March 6, 2019

Matt Baker
Matt Baker
VP Sales & Marketing

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iNavigator 3 Wire Ped Head System - Pilot Light On Feature!

Thursday March 14, 2019

Matt Baker
Matt Baker
VP Sales & Marketing

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Polara Launches New Website

Monday February 4, 2019

Matt Baker
Matt Baker
VP Sales & Marketing

Check out Polara's new website!

https://polara.com/blog


New look & feel, easy to navigate, & Super-fast!



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Upgrade Your APS to Match your TS2 Cabinet Systems!

Wednesday August 8, 2018

Matt Baker
Matt Baker
VP Sales & Marketing

The Polara iCCU-S Central Control Unit (Shelf Mount)

  • Works in any style standard traffic cabinet
  • Wi-Fi & Ethernet communication/programming
  • LCD Back-lit screen


NEMA compatible features:

  • Full BIU (SDLC receive ped-interval timing & place call in full TS2 operating mode)
  • TS1/TS2 (SDLC receive ped-interval timing & wire harness to place calls)
  • TS1 50-pin harness to place calls & receive ped-interval timing commands



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Polara adds SNMP & SNTP capability to the iNavigator 2 Wire Central Control System

Tuesday October 16, 2018

Matt Baker
Matt Baker
VP Sales & Marketing
  • Leading the industry again! More communication features!
  • Polara iCCU-S (2 Wire Central Control Unit) can respond to SNMP queries
  • Receive SNMP Trap notifications when critical actions occur with APS equipment
  • Synchronize iCCU-S time with network time server
  • See more details at  https://polara.com/products/in2-push-button/#collapse4 “Installation & Operation Manuals”

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