ARES Security Hires New VP of Critical Infrastructure and Public Safety

Mar 7, 2018 | News & Articles

ARES Security (ASC) is proud to announce the recent hiring of Jeff Brown as the new Senior Vice President of Critical Infrastructure and Public Safety. Mr. Brown provides a wealth of experience to the ASC team with a professional career of over 30 years working first hand with first responders throughout the critical infrastructure field. Mr. Brown has been certified as a law enforcement officer, firefighter and EMT in the state of Florida and has spent the last 10 years as the Director of Public Safety for Port Everglades. Jeff also has over a decade of security consulting experience throughout the Maritime industry, serving as the past owner of Transportation Technology Associates.

Ben Eazzetta, President of ASC, stated, “Jeff’s addition represents our strong commitment to protecting our Critical Infrastructure including Ports, Public Safety and Transportation. Utilizing our entire suite of software from AVERT to ASSURE, Jeff and the ARES Security team will pursue all potential opportunities to improve the capabilities and awareness in critical infrastructure around the world.”

Jeff will be working directly with the ASC sales team to jump start a public safety initiative, bringing our products and services to this growing market. Using the AVERT product line, clients can repeatedly test their security configurations and responses against simulated attacks and natural disasters to pinpoint weaknesses, save money, and help improve their responses and SOPs. In addition AVERT All Hazards is being used to model Hurricane and flooding to support evacuation routes and to identify key areas of potential damage to critical infrastructure so agencies can be more prepared. The ASSURE suite of products offer both a cyber solution and a common operating picture that focus on combining your security systems and partners for streamlined awareness and collaboration. With multiple public safety customers, over 50% of the nuclear market and a third of the top tier sea ports in the U.S., ARES Security’s products are the trusted solutions throughout the entire Critical Infrastructure industry.