People and Places, August 2012

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 “As a leading distributor of commercial and electronic access control products, we’re thrilled to add Stanley Security Solutions’ product portfolio to our offerings,” said Brad Ashley, Director of Commercial & Electronic Access Control for Top Notch Distributors. “With Top Notch’s reputation for timely, reliable service and Stanley’s forward-thinking products and applications, we hope to better serve and exceed the expectations of our customer base.”

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HID Global’s Carroll Chairs SIA Government Relations Committee

ALEXANDRIA, Va. –Kathleen Carroll, Director of Government Relations for HID Global, is the new Chair of the Government Relations Committee for the Security Industry Association (SIA). The announcement was made at the opening of the SIA Government Summit June 19-20 at the Embassy Suites Washington Convention Center Hotel in Washington DC.

“Kathleen served as the architect of SIA’s Privacy Framework and led the fight against restrictive state legislation to curb the use of security technologies,” said Don Erickson, CEO and former Government Relations Director of SIA. ”Kathleen has been an effective government relations leader for SIA and our industry.”

Carroll oversees HID Global’s radio frequency (RF) technology privacy and policy initiatives, including pending legislation in the 50 states and national and international policies and regulations. She also works to support public policies that address national identity management and cyber-security initiatives. She previously served as the Chairperson of the Security Industry Association’s (SIA) State Policy Advocacy Working Group, which works to educate legislators, business leaders and consumers about radio frequency technology and its benefits across a spectrum of applications, including identity management, physical and logical access control, food and drug safety, child safety, and patient safety. She is a member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals and a Certified Information Privacy Professional and a Certified Information Privacy Professional/Government.

"I am thrilled to accept the Chairmanship of SIA's Government Relations Committee and look forward to continuing the good work of my predecessors.” Carroll said. “HID Global has been a long-time member of SIA and in that time has recognized the value we derive from the GR Committee's policy and legislative work. I would like to carry that message to all SIA members and demonstrate that value by focusing on those issues, national, state and local, that are most important to the membership."

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PSA Names McCullough VP, Sales & Customer Service

Westminster, CO –PSA Security Network has appointed Ric McCullough as Vice President of Sales and Customer Service. Mr. McCullough will be responsible for development and implementation of PSA’s strategic sales plans.

McCullough brings over 25 years of management experience in sales, customer service, support and operations to this role. Prior to joining PSA Security Network, he served as Customer Service Manager for Before that, he served as Director of Sales for IDenticard Systems, managing direct and indirect sales channels and customer service teams, as well as various support departments.

 “I am honored to be joining Bill Bozeman and the team at PSA Security,” says McCullough. “I am truly looking forward to working together as we set our sights on taking PSA to the next level of success.”

“Ric’s extensive experience and depth of knowledge in the sales and service arena will elevate the caliber of PSA. He brings a well-rounded, adaptable set of skills, and a passion for and commitment to people. He will be a great fit in the PSA Security Network culture,” says Bill Bozeman, President and CEO of PSA.



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