Universal Surveillance Systems Promotes Rod Holm to Senior Vice President of Global Business Development
Rancho Cucamonga, CA – June 18, 2012 – Universal Surveillance Systems LLC (USS), the largest privately held manufacturer of loss prevention technology in the United States, has promoted Rod Holm to Senior Vice President of Global Business Development.
Holm, who was formerly USS Vice President of Sales, will assume the position of Senior Vice President of Global Business Development. In this newly created position, Holm will oversee all aspects of customer relations nationally and internationally and be responsible for strategic partnerships with the FBI, Homeland Security, ICE and other law enforcement organizations and agencies to expand USS’ programs to educate and equip the loss prevention industry in combatting organized retail crime (ORC).
“The growth of USS and our focus on customer service required the expansion of our executive team to meet the expectations of our partners and the industry,” said Adel Sayegh, USS President and CEO. “Last year was a record year for us in growth and it became necessary to expand our executive team as we continue to make large strides and revolutionary developments in the LP world.”
“Rod will be instrumental in expanding our horizons into new markets on both the national and international levels and forging additional partnerships with law enforcement agencies and officials to enhance the scope and program offerings from USS that equip retailers and officials to prevent ORC,” continued Sayegh. “His excellent successes in overseeing USS’ Regional ORC conferences will serve as the basis for major new efforts including the Global ORC Conference scheduled for March 25-26, 2013 in Las Vegas.”
Holm joined USS in 2009, bringing with him over 30 years of loss prevention knowledge and expertise. He has held key positions with major domestic retailers such as Limited Brands, Target and Marshall’s. He received a Bachelor’s of Science Degree from Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA.