Mark Provinsal to Head Vicon's European Sales and Marketing Operations

Hauppauge, NY: (Sept. 19, 2011) -  Vicon Industries Inc., a leading designer and producer of network video management systems, announced today the appointment of Mark Provinsal as European Sales and Marketing Director, responsible for all sales and marketing operations of Vicon UK and Vicon Germany. Combined, these offices support the markets of Europe, the Middle East, Russia, India and most of Africa. Mark assumes this role after serving the past 18 months as Vicon’s Vice President, Marketing and Product Management at Vicon’s U.S. Headquarters in Hauppauge, NY. Prior to that, Mark was Executive Vice President of Dedicated Micros, responsible for U.S. Operations. In his new position, Mark and his family will relocate to the UK where he will work from Vicon’s European Headquarters in Fareham, UK.

“Mark’s in-depth product knowledge, particularly within the IP range of products, will be of immense value to Vicon’s European operations and I know that he will bring new energy and direction to our sales efforts,” stated Chris Wall, Vicon UK’s Managing Director.

Mark’s new position is effective immediately. Responsibilities for U.S. Marketing will return to Bret McGowan, Vicon’s V.P. of Sales and Marketing. Technical and Professional Services will be lead by Peter Horn, V.P. of Operations.

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About Vicon Industries Inc.
Vicon Industries Inc., listed on the American Stock Exchange under the symbol “VII,” designs, manufactures and markets a broad line of products used in integrated video surveillance systems.  Vicon’s marketing and development efforts focus on today’s leading edge security technologies, including digital recording and IP video solutions, matrix controls, cameras, monitors, mounting accessories, remote positioning devices and fiber optic equipment.  The Company’s products are used in a variety of surveillance, security, safety and control applications, in banks, gaming casinos, traffic control, hospitals, retailing, multiple commercial and industrial installations, etc.  For more information regarding Vicon, visit us at www.vicon-security.com.