Personnel Tracking of the Week

Video Surveillance
Axis Communications
Sudhindra Holla, Country Manager for India Operations
Axis appoints Sudhindra Holla, as the new Country Manager for its India Operations. Holla is an industry veteran with rich experience in building businesses and developing channels.

In his new role, Holla will lead Axis operations in India, driving business strategy in addition to overlooking sales & marketing verticals. Since 100 percent of the company's revenues come from channels, Holla will place considerable emphasis on channel development to expand the reach of Axis products and services in the country. Under his leadership, the Axis India team will continue to tap India's growing physical security market and drive the ongoing shift to IP-based surveillance.

Ed Suski, VP and CTO
IQinVision, market leader in high-performance HD megapixel IP cameras, announced the appointment of 20-year security industry veteran, Ed Suski, as the company's new VP and CTO.

Suski's wide-ranging background includes a BSEE degree, years of research and development resulting in 10 US patents, and numerous concept products that include facial recognition systems with wireless handheld delivery for the United States Secret Service and FIPS 140-2 level 4, tamper reactive, secure servers for the Microsoft Corporation.

Suski held the positions of CTO/Global Technology Leader at two Fortune 50 corporations, General Electric and United Technologies Corporation. He is skilled at building highly talented and diverse engineering and product teams focused on hardware and software solutions.

Bill Roeschlein, CFO
Intransa, the physical security infrastructure and services experts, announced the appointment of Bill Roeschlein as CFO. Roeschlein joins Intransa with extensive financial experience ranging from start-ups to the Fortune 500. He is particularly adept at working with high-growth, high-technology companies and developing the operational and financial control systems to support rapid overall growth and profitability.

With almost two decades of financial leadership experience, Roeschlein brings with him a wealth of knowledge gathered across a number of industries. He joins Intransa from Trident Microsystems, while prior serving as the CFO at Power Integrations and earlier at Selectica. He began his professional career as an auditor and consultant with Coopers & Lybrand, and at Hewlett Packard as divisional controller. Roeschlein holds an MBA in Finance from Cornell University, and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Access Control

Speed Identity
Erik Lindquist, CTO and Product Management and Sourcing/Manufacturing
Erik Lindquist joins Speed Identity as CTO. In addition to replacing the former Development Manager Stefan Lundgren, who leaves after five years of dedicated and successful service, Lindquist will also be responsible for Product Management and Sourcing/Manufacturing.

Erik Lindquist joins from a position as Business Unit Manager with EIS by Semcon AB, where he during the last three years led a team of 30 engineers within the field of embedded systems development. In his past, Erik has held high-ranking and executive positions at Ericsson, Allgon/Powerwave, Akerstroms Trux/LXE (now part of Honeywell).

Management Software

Michael P. Jackson, Chairman and CEO
VidSys, the leading provider of Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software that allows organizations to resolve business and security situations in real time, announced that Michael P. Jackson has been named its new Chairman and CEO. An active, independent board member since 2009, Jackson assumed leadership duties of VidSys effective January 11, 2012.

Jackson is an entrepreneur and business leader who is deeply experienced in security, transportation and technology, with service in both the public and private sectors. Over the past three years, Jackson has provided valuable insight and guidance to the company from both product development and sales perspectives, and, in his new role, will increase such contributions. His past positions include Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation Senior VP of AECOM Technology Corporation, a global family of design and engineering firms, and COO of Lockheed Martin IMS's Transportation Systems and Services. At Lockheed Martin, Jackson managed market changing technology services such as electronic toll collection nationwide.

Security Services

Protection 1
Kevin Lloyd, Salt Lake City-area GM
Protection 1, the second-largest electronic security company in the United States, announced that Kevin Lloyd has been named their Salt Lake City-area GM. Lloyd comes to Protection 1 from Per Mar Security in Duluth, Minn., where he was a GM for the past five years. Additionally, he gained a wealth of management experience as a result of working for 10 years as a general manager in the cable industry.

City GM

Bernard J. Scaglione, Director of Healthcare Vertical Markets
G4S Secure Solutions is proud to announce Bernard J. Scaglione has joined the company as Director of Healthcare Vertical Markets. Scaglione is a profoundly knowledgeable safety and security expert with an extensive background and senior leadership abilities. With more than 25 years in healthcare security, working with nationally recognized hospitals and healthcare institutions of every size and service, Scaglione is expected to be instrumental as G4S transforms security and safety best practices in the healthcare industry with leading edge ideas, innovative new products and best in class Custom Protection Officer personnel.

With 30 years' experience as a security executive, Scaglione will be developing and executing long term relationships with healthcare clients to deliver safe and secure solutions by providing the best security personnel, processes, technology and expertise in order to achieve healthcare regulatory compliance and continued process improvement.

Mace Security
Daniel V. Perella, Director
Mace Security International, announced that Daniel V. Perella has been appointed as a director of the Company. The appointment was made by the unanimous vote of the Company's Board of Directors to fill a board vacancy, and was effective on January 12, 2012. With the appointment of Perella, the Company has five directors.

Perella has over 20 years experience and success in developing and marketing consumer products. For the most recent ten years, Perella has been a Co-Founding Partner and the COO of IdeaStream Consumer Products, a privately owned company that develops and markets consumer products such as home and office organizational filing products and protective storage cases for such items as files, CDs, laptops and other pers

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