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Smarter Security Names National Sales Manager for Canada

Canadian Security Industry Veteran Colin Wright to Drive Development of Entry Control and Outdoor Security Business
Austin, Texas – September 9, 2014

Smarter Security, provider of premium, innovative entrance control and outdoor security solutions, today announced that Colin Wright is with the company as National Sales Manager, Canada. Wright is a resident of Ottawa and is responsible for selling Smarter Security’s Fastlane optical turnstiles, Door Detective, and perimeter protection solutions to help commercial businesses and government agencies enhance security throughout all the provinces.

“Colin has a wonderful background to be part of our team, having spent extensive time in both the security industry and in the IT arena,” said Jeff Brown, CEO of Smarter Security. “We’ve been fortunate to work with him in earlier years so we know what he brings to the table. We are excited about the business opportunity north of the border and count on his knowledge of the Canadian market and his extensive connections to help introduce our solutions to Canadian businesses and government entities that have risks we can help mitigate.”

Wright spent more than 10 years in the physical security industry before this time with Smarter Security. He has experience with most major types of access control, access cards types, biometrics, and a variety of perimeter intrusion detection technologies, including video analytics and the emerging acoustic pattern analysis systems. Prior to this, Wright worked for an extensive period in advanced IT systems design, development and marketing, including four years in senior management roles in the Canadian federal government. Wright lives in Ottawa, Ontario with his family.