About Swiftly

Swiftly develops enterprise software to help transit agencies and cities improve urban mobility.

Built by transportation experts for transportation professionals, the Swiftly platform harnesses billions of data points and sophisticated algorithms to improve transit system performance, service reliability, and real-time passenger information. Cities from coast to coast use Swiftly’s technology platform, improving transportation services for millions of riders each day.

Meet the Team

Meet Our Leaders

Jonny Simkin

CEO/Co-Founder

Jonathan co-founded Swiftly in 2014 to help improve mobility in cities, working in partnership with transit agencies to enhance the value of their infrastructure investments. Before Swiftly, Jonathan was co-founder and CEO of SwoopThat and HubEdu (acquired in 2012), where he helped reduce the cost of education for millions of students across the United States. He holds a B.S. in Engineering from Harvey Mudd.

Michael smith

CIO/Co-Founder

Mike co-founded Swiftly to build the next generation of passenger information systems and big data analytics for transit agencies. As the former GM & CTO of NextBus, he pioneered real-time passenger information systems. He has created information systems for over 100 transportation agencies. Mike also co-founded and served as president of the board of Walk SF. He has an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley.

Will daton

CTO/Co-Founder

Will co-founded Swiftly in 2014 to improve urban mobility with software. Before co-founding Swiftly, Will was a Lead Platform Engineer at Thismoment, Inc., as well an Adjunct Professor at Carnegie Mellon's Silicon Valley Campus. He attended Stanford as an undergrad and earned his M.S. in Software Engineering from Carnegie Mellon.

Meredith Bordoni

Head of Product

Meredith joined Swiftly to impact and improve transit at scale with a brilliant team. Formerly the Head of Product for the New User Experience at WordPress.com, Meredith is an experienced product manager with a reputation for building products that people love to use. She graduated with honors from Stanford University.

Paul Swiencicki

VP of Growth

Paul has helped early stage technology companies grow over the last 20 years. He recently fell in love with the transit industry after attending more than 30 mobility conferences and speaking with over 200 agencies. He is passionate about empowering cities with new technology to enable the best possible transit service for their communities.