George Karsten joins Continental Access

Continental Access announces the new hire of George Karsten as our Western Regional Sales Manager servicing Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington & Canada. George started his career in the security industry during the 1970’s as a Project Engineer where he designed Access Control, CCTV and Fire Systems to name a few. Acquiring a wide array of skills over the years eventually led him to take on more challenging roles including, Channel Sales Manager, Technical Sales Manager and Vice President of Business Management.

Prior to joining the Continental Access family, George worked as a Solution Architect for Federal Projects and was responsible for putting in place technology and installation solutions. He enjoyed long careers at The Keyser Group, Systems Solutions Company, Lenel, Checkpoint Systems, NAVCO, PSA, Casi-Rusco and Edicon Systems.

Based on his accomplishments and years of experience in some high profile positions, "we are confident that George will excel in his new role and be an asset to our Continental sales team," said Scott Schramme, VP of Sales for Continental Access. If you would like to contact George Karsten with any Continental sales questions or product information, he can be reached on his cell phone at (818) 519-4196, office phone 1-800-645-9330 ext.366 or you can e-mail him at