Gouda, the Netherlands – March 20, 2012 — TKH Security Solutions today announced the appointment of Bob McCarthy as its new Managing Director of the TKH Security Solutions USA Office, effective immediately. Mr. McCarthy is responsible for expanding the scope of TKH Security Solutions in the Americas This includes increasing sales as well as positioning TKH Security Solutions as a leading supplier of complete and integrated access control, video surveillance, security management, intercom communications, and intrusion detection systems.
Prior to joining TKH Security Solutions, Mr. McCarthy spearheaded the launch of Alarm.com's Video Surveillance as a Service (VSaaS) business, a platform that allows users to easily manage their entire security system from a single location in addition to viewing live streams and reacting to alarms over mobile devices. Mr. McCarthy was previously employed at Dedicated Micros, Inc., as Vice President of Technology and as a member of the Board of Directors. During his years of service for Dedicated Micros, Mr. McCarthy worked extensively with systems integrators to ensure that Dedicated Micros offered the right products, enterprise-management tools, and integrations to guarantee the inclusion of Dedicated Micros's products into an array of large system projects.
"Mr. McCarthy is a proven leader in the security industry and we are happy to have him on board," said Tom Overwijn, CEO of TKH Security Solutions. "In this era of economic challenges and rapidly advancing technologies, security concerns continue to intensify worldwide. The Americas are certainly no exception to this trend and we are looking forward to Mr. McCarthy's innovative and progressive ideas to help us achieve our ultimate goal of improving public safety and mobility through high-quality and reliable security solutions."
As Managing Director of the TKH Security Solutions USA Office, Mr. McCarthy plans to take advantage of TKH Security Solutions's reputation for excellent support and reliable and quality video surveillance solutions as he guides the company towards a broader and more integrated security systems offering.
"Today, TKH Security Solutions can justly enjoy the success of its innovative IP cameras and encoders, fiber transmission equipment, and VMS software in a number of important and life-saving applications in both North and South America," comments Mr. McCarthy. "Tomorrow, we will expand our achievements in the transportation, government, health, education, and commercial building markets through our recently integrated access control, intrusion detection, security management, and intercom communications solutions. I am personally excited to watch as TKH Security Solutions grows and enhances safety throughout the Americas."
Mr. McCarthy will attend the ISC West 2012 trade show in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, from March 28th through the 30th (booth 10115) and will be available for appointments upon request.