Kaba Lodging Systems Appoints Vice-President of Business Development for Asia Pacific
Montreal, Quebec, Canada -- Electronic hotel lock manufacturer Kaba Lodging Systems has appointed Robert Krause to the position of Vice-President of Business Development for the Asia Pacific region. Krause will be responsible for continuing the successful market penetration of both the ILCO and SAFLOK brands in region’s hospitality segments.
“Krause’s appointment is a strategic move to augment our growing presence in the market place,” says Bernard Lefebvre, vice-president, international sales Kaba Lodging Systems. “It also reflects our continued commitment to provide efficient and quality customer service by having a vice-president that is locally-based to address their security and access control needs,” Lefebvre explains.
Assuming this role is a natural progression for Krause in his career with Kaba Ilco Inc. He served as an Kaba distributor in Hawaii for several years. “He is well-suited for this position because his years of experience in the hospitality industry. This will enable him to be sensitive to the unique requirements of the market, its customers, and needs of Kaba distributors,” concludes Lefebvre.
Krause may be contacted at the following:
63/311 Royal Phuket Marina Moo 2 Thepkrasattri Rd.
Tumbon Kohkaew Aumphur Muang Phuket 83200
About Kaba Ilco Inc.
Kaba Ilco Inc. is a leader in electronic access control solutions for the lodging industry. Through its flagship ILCO brand, it has a security system for virtually every access control application or security need. The company’s many successes derive from its mission to deliver customer satisfaction and its commitment to offering state-of-the-art electronic locks.
SAFLOK has been a member of the Kaba group since its acquisition in 2006. As a market innovator, SAFLOK has nearly 30 years of experience designing, manufacturing, and distributing electronic locks and systems. Its solutions are installed globally in the hospitality, lodging, multihousing, and commercial markets. SAFLOK is committed to delivering best in class solutions that help properties achieve improved operations and reduced costs.
About Kaba Holding AG
Kaba is a globally active, publicly traded security corporation. With its “Total Access” strategy, the Kaba Group is specialized in integrated solutions for security, organization, and convenience at building and information access points. Kaba is also the world market’s number-one provider of key blanks, key-cutting and coding machines, transponder keys, and high-security locks. It is a leading provider of electronic access systems, locks, master key systems, hotel locking systems, security doors, and automatic doors.
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