VistaScape Names Lynch President and COO

Previously the executive vice president, P.J. Lynch now promoted to president and chief operating officer


VistaScape Security Systems announced today the promotion of P.J. Lynch to the position of President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) reporting to VistaScape’s Chairman and CEO, Glenn McGonnigle. Previously, Lynch held the title of Executive Vice President.

As President and COO, Lynch is responsible for all operational aspects of VistaScape’s business including engineering, professional services, sales, and marketing. Prior to joining VistaScape in 2004, Lynch served as a Vice President at NCR Corporation’s Retail Systems Division.

VistaScape also announced the appointment of Milan Vaclavik as Director, Business Development. Vaclavik is responsible for building and maintaining relationships with VistaScape’s channel partners and ensuring their success in implementing VistaScape solutions.

Vaclavik was most recently Director of Channel Marketing for GE Security, where he created and implemented the first channel sales program that encompassed the entire line of GE security products. Previously, he held positions at LEXISNEXIS, Reciprocal, Solbright, and Lotus Development. He earned an M.B.A. in Finance from Columbia Business School and a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania.

“Since joining VistaScape, P.J. has led an extraordinary effort in driving business development and improving the depth and breadth of our professional services organization,” said Glenn McGonnigle, Chairman and CEO, VistaScape. “His appointment, together with the addition of Milan, positions us strongly for the next stage of growth and underscores our dedication to driving business through our growing network of channel partners.”

VistaScape Security Systems develops automated wide-area surveillance solutions to protect commercial sites, government facilities, and other at-risk infrastructure. VistaScape’s SiteIQ™ software combines intelligent video surveillance and multi-sensor analysis together with an intuitive map-based graphical interface. SiteIQ delivers unparalleled situational awareness, enabling security professionals to focus on prevention, not reaction. Based in Atlanta, VistaScape is recognized by Red Herring as one of the "Top 100 Private Firms Driving the Future of Technology" and among Fast Company's list of the 101 top ideas, trends and people that will change the way we work and live in 2005.

VistaScape is online at www.vistascape.com.