SOURCE: Electronic Control Security, Inc.

December 28, 2009 09:00 ET

Electronic Control Security, Inc. Announces Appointment of Jerry Dropik as Director of Marketing, Sales and Corporate Accounts

CLIFTON, NJ--(Marketwire - December 28, 2009) - Electronic Control Security, Inc. (OTCBB: EKCS) (ECSI), a leading provider of electronic security system technologies to the government and private sectors, announced the appointment of Jerry Dropik as Director of Marketing, Sales and Corporate Accounts in the U.S. Mr. Dropik will also be responsible for managing ECSI's international sales representatives and dealer/installers in the Middle East.

As a Vice President for Lucent Technologies, Mr. Dropik organized and led a culturally-diverse sales, business development and administration team for five years in Cairo, Egypt. This team grew to 650 employees and $300 million in sales. He was also responsible for Public/Government Affairs for Cairo, GOE, USAID Agency, Egypt's U.S. Embassy, and Washington, D.C. Mr. Dropik also served on the Overseas Security Advisory Council of the U.S. Embassy in Cairo and was a member of the U.S. Ambassador's Technical Council that addressed communications and security threats.

As Sales Support Director for AT&T, he headed a team of sales managers and market and senior project consultants to support sales of switching, transmission and cable/fiber system sales to various telecommunications corporations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa with sales of $500 million annually.

Mr. Dropik earned a B.S. in Management and Organizational Behavior from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, an A.A.S. in Industrial Engineering from Erie Community College in Buffalo, N.Y., and completed electrical engineering studies at the State University of New York at Buffalo.

Arthur Barchenko, President and CEO, stated that the appointment of Mr. Dropik will add substantially to the commercial/industrial marketing and sales efforts of the Company, especially pertaining to the vehicle and personnel access control lines offered as part of its perimeter security technology.

ABOUT ECSI

ECSI is a global leader in perimeter security and a quality provider to the Department of Defense, Department of Energy, nuclear power stations, and other large commercial-industrial complexes. The Company designs, manufactures and markets physical electronic security systems for high profile, high threat environments utilizing risk assessment and analysis to determine and address the security needs of its customers. Teaming agreements with major system integrators enable ECSI to support the installation and aftermarket of its products in the U.S. and overseas. ECSI is located at 790 Bloomfield Avenue, Bldg. C-1, Clifton, NJ 07012. Tel: 973-574-8555; Fax: 973-574-8562. For more information on ECSI and its customers, please visit http://www.ecsiinternational.com.

ECSI INTERNATIONAL, INC. SAFE HARBOR STATEMENT: This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve substantial uncertainties and risks. These forward-looking statements are based upon our current expectations, estimates and projections about our business and our industry and reflect our beliefs and assumptions based upon information available to us at the date of this release. We caution readers that forward-looking statements are predictions based on our current expectations about future events. These forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and are subject to risks, uncertainties and assumptions that are difficult to predict. Our actual results, performance or achievements could differ materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements as a result of a number of factors, including but not limited to changes in economic conditions generally and in our industry specifically, changes in security technology, legislative or regulatory changes that affect us, the availability of working capital, timing of purchase orders, acceptance of company proposals, changes in costs and the availability of goods and services, the introduction of competing products, changes in our operating strategy or development plans, our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, changes in our acquisition and capital expenditure plans, sufficiency of cash reserves and the risks and uncertainties discussed under the heading "RISK FACTORS" in Item 1 of our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2009 and in our other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. We undertake no obligation to revise or update any forward-looking statement for any reason.

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  • Natalie Schneider
    973-574-8555