Panasonic's Bill Taylor elected SIA board

SECAUCUS, NJ (December 9, 2010) – Panasonic System Networks Company of America (PSNA), announced today that its president, Bill Taylor, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Security Industry Association (SIA).

The leading trade group for businesses in the electronic and physical security market, SIA ( protects and advances its members’ interests through a variety of pro-active activities including legislative initiatives, market research, development of industry standards, educational and trade show events.

"The SIA plays an important role in our industry, and I am excited about the opportunity to serve as a member of its Board of Directors," said Mr. Taylor. "I look forward to working with my colleagues on the SIA board to help formulate the necessary roadmap to guide our rapidly evolving industry."

In his capacity as PSNA President, Mr. Taylor is responsible for a business unit that offers reliable, affordable and flexible solutions for communication, collaboration, security and office productivity. PSNA brings together the former Panasonic Systems Solution Company with the former Panasonic Communications Company of North America.

PSNA maintains its technology leadership in the security industry by focusing on customers’ needs for true solutions. With its core expertise in imaging, recording and processing technologies, PSNA develops and markets video surveillance products that are innovative, scalable and customizable. In addition, by taking a broader view of business needs, PSNA is able to integrate technology solutions that go beyond security to improve a range of operations across the entire enterprise.