In today’s news round-up, ProTouch Security UK Ltd. has appointed Helen Wood as its new Staffing Manager. Helen will manage the newly created branch of the company by providing a database of over five thousand staff to help with event set-ups. Pilgrims Group has been awarded the prestigious Security Excellence Award (SEA) for its industry leading training for UK government employees due to be posted overseas. Over in Florida, VingCard Elsafe, an ASSA ABLOY brand, has announced details of its recent donation of security solutions to the Give Kids The World Village (GKTW). VingCard Elsafe has provided 140 Signature RFID locks to outfit the resort’s villas and VISIONLINE software for the front desk.

In application news, SALTO’s GEO electronic cylinder locks have been installed at the Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre in Iceland. The locks will provide a state-of-the-art access control solution for the building. In event news, Datacard Group has announced that John Lam, Director of Marketing and Business Development in Asia Pacific, will be presenting at the Asia Pacific Smart Card Association’s (APSCA) 9th Government Discussion Forum on Electronic Identity, which takes place in Hong Kong this week. Read more security news…

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