Arteco Hires Regional Sales Manager

St. Louis, MO (June 14, 2007) - Arteco, an industry leader in the field of Intelligent Video Solution (IVS) products for the security industry, has announced the hiring of Chip Rhodes as their Southeastern Regional Sales Manager.

Chip joins Arteco having most recently served as a District Sales Manager for IDenticard Systems located in Lancaster, PA. While at IDenticard, Chip was partly responsible for nearly tripling the company's revenue production and also served as a member of company's advisory council to corporate management.

"Chip's talents are a great fit for Arteco because of his experience with consultative sales," said Ray Rudy, Arteco Sales Manager. "The continual growth of our sales division is a reflection of the recent explosion of the Intelligent Video market. Integrators and end users are looking for knowledgeable salespeople who can help them make the right business choices."

A graduate of Southeast Missouri States University, Chip has a Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communication and a minor in Marketing.