Universal Surveillance Systems Names Ed Kunkel Senior East Coast Regional Sales Director

Rancho Cucamonga, California, UNITED STATES

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif., Oct. 11, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Universal Surveillance Systems LLC (USS), the largest privately held manufacturer of loss prevention technology in the United States, has named Ed Kunkel as Senior East Coast Regional Sales Director where he will assist retail corporations in the eastern US with enhancing their theft prevention programs through USS' state-of-the-art loss prevention (LP) solutions.

Kunkel brings over 20 years of experience in LP, most recently with Aeropostale, Inc., where as Vice President of Loss Prevention he built the company's small LP department into an effective sophisticated force by implementing multiple strategies and security programs at the company's 956 stores that significantly reduced inventory shrinkage. Kunkel has also held executive and managerial LP positions at other national retail corporations including Limited Brands, Lane Bryant and Ann Taylor where he led additional successful shrink reduction programs encompassing physical security, investigations, awareness training and auditing.

"USS is proud to have an LP expert with Ed's impressive insight and experience join our sales force," said Adel Sayegh USS President and CEO. "His in-depth understanding of theft prevention and security will be integral in supporting east coast retailers with USS' proven cost-effective technology to reduce inventory shrinkage."

Ed Kunkel can be reached at:

29 Foxwood Road
Trumball, CT 06611

About Us:

Universal Surveillance Systems (USS) is the largest privately held innovator of loss prevention solutions. Since 1995, USS has maintained the vision of providing unsurpassed technical innovation with unrivaled customer support to Fortune 500 clients, worldwide leading retailers, and local communities. USS offers total security solutions designed to deter theft, prevent loss, and increase profitability. To learn more about the complete line of USS electronic article surveillance (EAS) tags, closed-circuit television (CCTV) systems and loss prevention solutions, visit USS at www.universaleas.com.


For more information, contact:

Scott Richardson
Corporate Communications Manager
Universal Surveillance Systems


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