Hauppauge, NY (February 10, 2010): Vicon Industries Inc., a leading designer and producer of integrated IP video surveillance and access control systems, today announces the appointment of Frank Jacovino to the new position of Vice President, Corporate Engineering. Mr. Jacovino, who reports directly to Vicon's CEO, Ken Darby, immediately assumes responsibility for all engineering functions within the Company.
Frank comes to Vicon with an impressive array of engineering management experience, having previously served as Vice President of Engineering at Long Island based Tachtronics International and Robotic Vision Systems, Inc. In those positions he lead engineering teams in bringing commercially successful product to market, from concept to production.
"Vicon is delighted to welcome Frank to the Company. His technical and leadership skills will be instrumental in taking Vicon to the next level in the ever evolving electronic security marketplace," stated Ken Darby, Vicon CEO.
"I am excited to be joining a successful and very well respected company of 43 years in the security industry. Security technology is evolving quickly and I look forward to the challenge of engineering products that further enhance the proud history of Vicon," said Mr. Jacovino.