Advanced Technology Video announces staff appointments

Ken Thomas, Chris Martinez and Steve Emery join company’s sales team


Coppell, TX – January 18, 2012 – Due to steady growth and expansion, Advanced Technology Video (ATV) expands its staff with the addition of three key hires. Staying true to its commitment to providing excellence in product and customer support, ATV continues to build a solid and experienced management team as it charges into 2012.

Bob DeProspero, Director of Sales is proud to announce the hires of the following industry professionals, all with proven results for expanding regional markets.

Ken Thomas, previously Security Solution Area Manager for Anixter, Inc. joins ATV as the Mid-West Regional Sales Manager including the states of Minnesota, Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, West Virginia, western Pennsylvania and the Dakotas. Thomas brings over 14 years of distribution sales experience from Anixter and Tri-Ed to ATV.

Chris Martinez, previously Technical Support Manager for ATV is currently engaging customers as the South-West Regional Sales Manager which includes Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Martinez offers ATV customers over seventeen years of experience in direct dealer and distribution sales and support of video security and storage solutions.

Steve Emery joins the ATV team as West Regional Sales Manager and will oversee sales activities for the New Mexico, Nevada, Arizona, Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, Montana, Idaho, California, Oregon, Washington, Hawaii and Alaska customers. Emery brings with him over 15 years of distribution management and National Account sales experience including GE Security and Tyco International. Supporting Emery is Ms. Sandy Ginn, ATV's recent West Regional Sales Coordinator tasked with inside sales customer follow up and sales support.