On July 2, 2008, Certified Security Solutions, Inc. (CSS) appointed Kevin von Keyserling, former SVP of Operations, to the position of President and CEO. While in this new role, he will oversee North American Operations for the company with responsibility to include business development, marketing and delivery. Additionally, von Keyserling will be charged with executing the company's organic growth strategy for the future which has been a critical component of success for the company since its inception in 2001.
"It is truly an honor to accept the position of CEO for CSS," said Mr. von Keyserling. "I am excited for the opportunity to lead such an innovative and dynamic team and I look forward to the future successes that are on the horizon for our company." Prior to becoming CEO, von Keyserling held the position of SVP of Operations where he oversaw daily operations of the company's business. After joining the company in 2003, he was responsible for taking the company's business expansion plans from its original region of the Pacific Northwest to an explosion into the Central, Mid-West and Northeast areas of the United State. Additionally, von Keyserling was instrumental in grooming CSS to become a Microsoft partner achieving both Gold Partner and National Systems Integrator status with world-wide recognition throughout the industry and the Microsoft Corporation.