Our origin story. 

We're more than a logistics software company; we're real people here to serve you.

International Trade Systems (ITS) is a leading provider of Freight Software Solutions.

We make the creation of paperwork required for the movement of freight seamless and timely, from point of origination to point of destination and across borders and anywhere in the world.

Our solutions enable customs brokers, importers, exporters, freight forwarders, and deconsolidators to improve efficiencies, reduce the risk of non-compliance, and increase customer satisfaction. Our fully integrated accounting system also provides every company with greater control of costs.

Our founders have exclusively focused on serving the international trade community for over 25 years, providing service to over 800 users of our exclusive system.

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Our Leadership Team

Steve Platman
President and CEO

Steve founded ITS with his father Mel, and oversees all of the company’s operations. He has over 31 years of…

Scott Rockower
Chief Product Officer

Scott Rockower stands at the forefront of developing software for trade participants that relies on Customs and Border Protection (CBP)…

Dan Cain
Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing

Senior Vice President of Sales & MarketingDan Cain is a Senior Vice President of Sales at International Trade Systems (ITS)…

Deena Platman
Vice President of Client Services

Deena oversees user support, training and corporate communications for ITS. She began her career at ITS in 1989, working alongside…

Alec Pearce
Director of Technical Account Services

Alec Pearce is the Director of Technical Account Services where leads he the charge on Customer Special Projects and Integrations.

Patty Fale
Project Manager

Patty manages customer specific projects for ITS. She has an extensive background in information technology. At Andersen Consulting Patty worked…

Al Koh
Director of Engineering

Al is the ‘heart and soul’ of ITS software development team. He graduated from California State University Los Angeles with…

Michael Tan
Software Developer

Michael Tan is a world class developer. He has his degree in Computer Information Systems from California State University Long…

Supporting Cast

Justin Work
Natacha Turek
Beth Martin
Marty Zettler

Regina Organo
John Zullo

Sun Miller
Daniel Davis

ITS History


Merged with GMS


Purchased VelaTrack for Container Tracking


Advanced Dashboards for PGA


Advanced Dashboards for exception tracking


Advanced Dashboards, making information at your fingertips a reality.


Became first ACE software provider to have filers transmit FSIS and AMS and top 3 providers for all other PGAs


Launches a web-based system combining Analytics with Form Generation


Became the first to be certified for the Automated Air Manifest system using MQ


Launches a warehouse system for Windows


ITS introduces the first MS Windows ABI application

GMS History


Merged with ITS


Fish & Wildlife integrated into application with filers successfully transmitting in the pilot program


Met requirements for all PGAs to be integrated


First ACE software provider to have filers transmit FSIS and AMS and top 3 providers for all other PGAs


Became ACE Certified


Added integrated emailing, faxing and laser form printing


Added G-TRAC


Migrated MQ from dialup to Internet


Re-wrote applications rebranded as “International Trade & Electronic Commerce” System (ITEC)


Developed a “system” for processing entry/entry summaries. Started to port the application from proprietary hardware to UNIX on Intel based systems. Integrated application to ABI


Company founded