For nearly 10 years, Racquel Asa has been at the forefront of covering every major transportation development and initiative in Florida.
Prior to joining Beep, she worked as a Journalist and anchor for nearly 15 years at a number of television stations in New York and Florida. Most recently she was at WFTV in Orlando as the lead Transportation reporter for the area covering every major advancement and enhancement to the state's road infrastructure and growth in the autonomous vehicle industry. It was during her time at WFTV where she covered the launch and growth of Beep in September 2019 as the first vehicles launched in Lake Nona.
Racquel is an award-winning journalist, who has not only received the recognition of her peers but also of those in the transportation industry.
In 2019, she was given the Citizen Transportation Advocate of the Year award by the Women in Transportation Central Florida Chapter. The recognition salutes a citizen who is an outspoken supporter of transportation advancement and enhancement in the community.
In the same year, her name was entered into Congressional record during Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage month as the nation celebrated and highlighted the accomplishments by Asian Americans who have strengthened our nation.
Racquel's advocacy for safer streets and new innovative solutions to improve mobility align with Beep's mission to create a transportation solution that is safe, sustainable and efficient.
Contact Racquel at Racquel.Asa@go-beep.com.