NEW YORK, January 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Suspect Detection Systems Inc., (SDSS.OB), a leading developer of counter terror and crime prevention technology, today announced the naming of Gil Boosidan as CEO and Yoav Krill as Chairman of the Board of Directors. Dr. Kevin Schatzle was named as Advisory Board member.
The new appointments strengthen a management team that features leading experts in Israeli security and defense. The company's management has enabled Suspect Detection Systems to reach significant commercial milestones in 2009.
Gil Boosidan served as an executive of the US-based IDT Corporation for 10 years, holding the posts of Senior Vice President of the Treasury, and CEO of IDT Investments Inc. Previously, Boosidan served as Senior Accountant within Israel's Ministry of Defense.
Yoav Krill has over 40 years of executive experience in Israel and the United States. During the past 12 years, Krill has served in several senior posts at IDT Corporation. Prior, Krill has held top posts within El Al, the Israeli National Airline as well as Bezeq, Israel's leading communications provider.
Dr. Kevin Schatzle is a former officer of the US Secret Service, FBI, and NYPD. Schatzle has extensive experience in all facets of security, including as a polygraph specialist. He holds a doctorate in Education from Seton Hall University and currently teaches Executive Protection at Henley-Putnam University.
"It is a great privilege to join Suspect Detection Systems," said Gil Boosidan, newly appointed CEO of Suspect Detection Systems Inc. "The company's Cogito rapid interrogation technology is meeting the security needs of federal agencies in countries with dynamic terror and criminal threats around the world, and can play a critical role in border protection and airline safety."
About Suspect Detection Systems
Suspect Detection Systems Inc. (SDSS.OB) is a developer of proprietary counter terror and crime prevention technology designed to identify threats in real-time, and prevent incidents before they are carried out. The technology detects the hidden 'hostile intent' of assailants-before they commit their intended acts-with a remarkable degree of accuracy. The system can also be used after crime was committed to quickly identify criminals from among a pool of suspects.
Learn more about Suspect Detection Systems and Cogito Technology at http://www.sdss-corp.com.
This letter contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. All forward-looking statements are inherently uncertain, based on current expectations and assumptions concerning future events or future performance of Suspect Detection Systems and its technologies. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these statements, which are only predictions and speak only as of the date hereof. In evaluating such statements, prospective investors should review carefully various risks and uncertainties identified in this release, as actual results may differ materially from those indicated in the forward-looking statements. Suspect Detection Systems' public filings may be viewed at http://www.sec.gov.
Contact: Alex Traiman, SDSS Public Relations, +1-646-863-9729, email@example.com
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