Aznar joins VingCard Elsafe following 13 years with MICROS Systems, Inc., most recently serving as managing director, LA South, for MICROS-Retail Division. He is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese.
"We welcome Nicolas and his extensive experience to the ASSA ABLOY team, and we look forward to working with him to continue our business growth in Latin America and the Caribbean," Shea says. "We have made great strides in gaining market share throughout the region in the past couple of years. Nicolas, with his considerable knowledge of the market, will no doubt help us to accelerate our growth momentum."
Aznar is responsible for all VingCard Elsafe operations in Latin American and the Caribbean. Reporting to him are Oscar Granados, general manager for Mexico; Renato Matsuda, regional director for Latin America and the Caribbean; and Alexandre Giovannetti, regional sales manager for Brazil.
VingCard Elsafe provides locking systems, electronic in-room safes and energy management solutions for the hospitality industry, offering user-friendly systems that meet the unique operational needs of hotels and resorts.
Aiphone Names Regional Sales Manager
Bellevue, WA – Aiphone Corporation has named Kane H. Orent as regional sales manager for the South Central United States. Orent has more than 30 years of experience in the security industry. Based in Dallas, he will work closely with Aiphone’s area representative, Timarron Partners. His territory includes Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Arkansas.