BETHESDA, MD – Datawatch Systems, one of the nation’s leading access control and commercial office security providers, today announced the promotion of Sean S. Brown to Vice President of Business Development.
Mr. Brown, who serves as General Manager of Datawatch Systems’ Northeast region, is now responsible for the firm’s regional sales and operations in New York, Pennsylvania and Texas. Reporting directly to Executive Vice President William F. Peel III, Mr. Brown will continue to be based in New York City.
“We are thrilled to acknowledge Sean’s hard work and dedication with this promotion,” said Mr. Peel. “With more than 13 years of experience in the industry, Sean has developed a keen understanding of our business, which is focused on providing building owners, managers and tenants with seamless access control and security services, 24/7. Sean’s strong work ethic is bolstered by a determined desire to expand and grow our business in major cities across the country.”
Prior to joining Datawatch Systems in 2010, Mr. Brown was General Manager for a leading national security services vendor in the Northeast where he helped grow a national book of business. Before that, he was the Director of Strategic Accounts with the real estate division of Winstar Communications and Vice President and Asset Manager of New York City-based Schroder Real Estate Associates. He also worked for Grubb & Ellis as District Manager overseeing its New England division.
Mr. Brown is a member of the Board of Directors for BOMA Westchester, and a member of the Town of Darien Architectural Review Board. He earned a BS degree from the College of Business Administration Fordham University.
About Datawatch Systems
Founded in 1981, Datawatch Systems is a full-service commercial office building access control systems provider serving a roster of more than 2,250 buildings domestically and globally. The heart of the company’s automated system is its 24-hour computerized monitoring center that enables multi-level security customized to the needs of individual clients. A complete managed security solutions provider, the company employs a staff of 200 and in addition to its headquarters in Bethesda, MD, operates regional offices in Orlando, FL; Raleigh, NC; Houston, TX; New York, NY; Baltimore, MD; Philadelphia, PA; and Richmond, VA.