BSI2000 Appoints John D. Woods to Board of Directors

Access control developer brings financial industry veteran to board of directors


DENVER -- BSI2000, Inc., a leading developer of high-end access control security systems for commercial and governmental use, announced today that it has appointed John D. Woods to its board of directors.

Woods is a founding shareholder of Community Bankshares, Inc. of Colorado, which has assets in excess of $1 billion. He has served as chairman of the board since its incorporation in February 1989. He divides his business time between holding company matters and his duties as chairman and part owner of Market Reach, Ltd., London, England. He has spent 40 years in the banking industry, starting at the Northern Trust Company, Chicago, in 1956. He has served as president and COO of Winters National Bank in Dayton, Ohio, which had $42.5 billion in assets and is now part of Bank One. He also served as chairman and CEO of Omaha National Bank and its successor, FirstTier Financial, Inc., which is now part of U.S. Bank in Minneapolis. Woods received his B.A. from the University of Colorado in Boulder, Colo.

Jack Harper, CEO of BSI2000, said, "I am happy to welcome John to our board. John is an accomplished businessman with an extensive background in founding and growing banks. His banking and business experience will be valuable to us in many ways. I am delighted to have him on board."