Lake Forest, CA - March 2, 2010 - KBC Networks, provider of high-performance fiber optic, wireless and network transmission products, announced today that John Crockett and Brent Douglass, the original founders of Crockett International, have joined KBC to lead the company's worldwide strategic growth. Mr. Crockett joins KBC as CEO and Mr. Douglass as Director of International Marketing.
Together, the pair brings more than 40 years of global experience in the security industry, along with an unparalleled track record of success in more than one hundred countries around the world.
"Individually, John and Brent are a tremendous asset to any organization, given their significant accomplishments with Crockett International," said Steve Kuntz, President of KBC. "Adding them both to our team gives us tremendous firepower to strengthen and expand our position in the global security market for many years to come."
Mr. Crockett and Mr. Douglass founded Crocket International, a global security manufacturer's representative company, in 1990. After nearly 20 years of success in Latin America, Asia, Europe, Africa and the Middle East, the company was acquired in 2009 by Pelco, Inc., a world leader in the design and development of video and security systems.
"John and I are fortunate to be working alongside the solid group of professionals who have made KBC a truly world-class organization," said Mr. Douglass. "With excellent products, a strong global footprint, and a dynamic team of representatives in all major markets across the globe, KBC has much to offer. It is our job to make sure the industry knows about it."