Mr. Schuldt has an undergraduate Electronic Engineering degree, as well as an M.B.A. from Florida State University, and has been a member of numerous professional associations including the Electronics Association of California, American Electronics Association and the Security Industry Association
Steven Walin has been Chief Executive Officer of GVI Security Solutions since 2006. Walin has over 20 years of experience in the security industry. Most recently, from April 2003 until his appointment as GVI CEO, Walin served as the President of GE Security Enterprise Solutions, a division of the General Electric Company that provides security solutions, including video monitoring, intrusion and access control systems. Prior to his employment with GE, from July 2001, Mr. Walin served as the Senior Vice President – North America Security for the Security Systems Division of Siemens Building Technologies. Prior to that, Mr. Walin had been the President and Chief Operating Officer of Securities Technology Group, Inc. until it was acquired by Siemens in July 2001. Mr. Walin is currently a director of Trestle Holdings, Inc.
Joseph Restivo became Chief Financial Officer of GVI Security Solutions in 2006 and was named Chief Operating Officer in 2007. Before coming to GVI, Mr. Restivo was an independent business consultant providing services in the areas of financial and business planning, turnaround assistance and operational management support. Prior to that time, from January 2000 until January 2002, Mr. Restivo served as the Vice President, North American Services and Business Development, for the Security Systems Division of Siemens Building Technologies. In addition, from 1990 until 1999, Mr. Restivo held numerous positions with Casi-Rusco (subsequently acquired by General Electric), a developer and manufacturer of large-scale access control systems, including Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer.