Reston, Va., USA, July 30, 2012– ObjectVideo today announced the appointment of former Tyco executive Warren Brown as President of ObjectVideo, effective immediately. "After a thoughtful and deliberate search process, the Board is excited to have Warren join the ObjectVideo team," said Raul Fernandez, ObjectVideo chairman.
"ObjectVideo is well positioned to expand its historic role as an innovator in the video analytics field," commented Mr. Brown. "I am excited to be taking the reins at this pivotal time. OV's analytics software business for OEMs and solution providers is growing in the significant double digits, new patent licensing partnerships are added every month and our R&D Services group continues to expand rapidly. My focus will be on continuing and accelerating this growth, and ensuring OV remains at the forefront of new opportunities and innovations in the field."
Most recently, Warren Brown was vice president for product management at Tyco Security Products where he oversaw product strategy, roadmap and requirements for Tyco’s intrusion, access control, and video solutions brands. Prior to Tyco, Warren ran marketing and product management for IntelliVid, a retail video analytics company. Warren holds a BA HBA degree from the University of Western Ontario and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.
"Warren brings a special combination of industry knowledge, valuable corporate experience and an entrepreneurial track record," added Michael Powell, former Federal Communications Commission chairman and current ObjectVideo board member.