SAN DIEGO, Oct. 24, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider, today announced that its Public Safety & Security (PSS) Division has promoted Guerry Bruner to Vice President and General Manager of the Southeast region. Mr. Bruner recently joined the Kratos team last June as the Southeast's Regional Sales Manager. In his new position as VP-General Manager, Mr. Bruner will be responsible for the business operations of five offices located throughout the Southeast.
Mr. Bruner brings 27 years of security experience to Kratos PSS, having first spent 5 years in law enforcement and entering the integrated security systems industry in 1985. During the first 11 years, he served as the Southeast Region Manager for successful local Atlanta integrators Ackerman Security and Facility Robotics, and national integrator JWP Electronic Systems. In 1996, Mr. Bruner joined Software House as its Southeast Area Sales Manager and quickly moved into the position of Eastern Region Sales Manager, covering the U.S. eastern region and Canada. In 2004, he joined Atlanta-based Tech Systems, Inc. as the Vice President of Sales and led the company to become a Cisco Advanced Technology Provider for Physical Security partner. Mr. Bruner joined global systems manufacturer Gallagher Security in 2008 as Regional Sales Manager and then as Director of Sales for Access Control, North America.
Kratos' PSS Division designs, engineers, deploys and integrates into command and control infrastructure specialized security, surveillance and access control systems for critical infrastructure, strategic assets and public safety. A significant portion of Kratos' PSS business is recurring in nature and includes the operation, maintenance and upgrade of deployed security systems. Kratos' PSS Division's primary customer base includes state, local and municipal government agencies and commercial enterprises.
About Kratos Defense & Security Solutions
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS) is a specialized National Security technology business providing mission critical products, services and solutions for United States National Security. Kratos' core capabilities are sophisticated engineering, manufacturing and system integration offerings for National Security platforms and programs. Kratos' areas of expertise include Command, Control, Communications, Computing, Combat Systems, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C5ISR), satellite communication systems, unmanned systems, cyber warfare, cybersecurity, information assurance, and critical infrastructure security. Kratos has primarily an engineering and technically oriented work force of approximately 4,400. The vast majority of Kratos' work is performed on a military base, in a secure facility or at a critical infrastructure location. Kratos' primary end customers are National Security related agencies. News and information are available at www.KratosDefense.com.
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