Greg Morris named VP and general manager of Onity

ATLANTA, GA, June 10, 2011 - Onity has announced Gregory "Greg" Morris as its new Vice President and General Manager of Onity North America. Onity, one of the world’s leading providers of electronic locking solutions, is part of UTC Fire & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp.

In this new role, Greg will be responsible for sales of all Onity product lines, including electronic locking systems and solutions, in-room electronic safes and energy management systems. He will lead the North America sales and operations teams for all market segments, including hospitality, education and commercial divisions. "We are very excited to welcome Greg as Onity’s new North America General Manager," said Laird Hamberlin, President of Onity. "His initial focus will be on finalizing and executing strategies to ensure organic growth for 2011 and beyond, and with his prior sales and operations experience, I know he will succeed."

Morris was most recently the General Manager for UTC Fire and Security Services’ East Region where he was responsible for sales and operations. Previously, he spent 13 years in sales, sales leadership and Six Sigma roles at General Electric, including Director of Corporate Accounts at GE Equipment Services, Chief Commercial Officer at GE Asset Intelligence and Regional General Manager at GE Trailer Fleet Services.

Morris holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Wake Forest University, and Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Industrial Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.