Atlanta Integration Firm Tech Systems Adds Executive Management

Atlanta, GA - December 2006 - Tech Systems, an Atlanta-based security system integrator, is pleased to announce the addition of J. Wayne Smith to their Executive Management team. In his new role Smith will lead the newly created Network Services Group, which is being put together to provide network and IT related services to both new and existing clients. In addition, he will assist in supporting Tech Systems' Enterprise clients.

Darryl Keeler, President of Tech Systems states, "The addition of Wayne to our team will provide clients and prospects with the essential information, technology, and training to manage the ever-increasing convergence of logical and physical security applications."

Smith comes to Tech Systems after spending thirteen years with Synovus Financial Corporation and TSYS in Columbus, GA where he held the position of Director of Information Security for Total System Services and Vice President, Facilities Technology since 2001. Prior to that time was the Assistant Vice President, Security Systems Manager. He brings a wealth of experience in the development and implementation of security systems, automated real-time data transfer between multiple databases and the physical security system. In addition, Smith holds Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer and Cisco Certified Network Engineer certifications. Prior to working with Synovus, Smith was a Military Police Officer with the United States Army, Ft. Gordon, GA.

Since 1987, Tech Systems, Inc. has been a leading provider of integrated security solutions for a diverse group of clients throughout the United States. Tech Systems' core competency is the design, integration, and maintenance of physical security products and enterprise systems for liability prevention, asset protection, and process applications. To find out more about Tech Systems services, please visit