John has the extensive expertise that we needed to ensure that our products and product delivery mechanisms are of the highest caliber as we continue to attract a broad range of customers with diverse requirements
Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) January 13, 2011
Guard RFID Solutions Inc. announced today that John Hawkins, a technology industry veteran, has joined the company as Vice-President of Operations. John will oversee the company’s operations, with special emphasis on customer fulfillment activities, as GuardRFID’s proven Active RFID platform continues to gain market share in the healthcare and industrial sectors.
“I am very excited to have the opportunity to work with Guard RFID Solutions and the excellent team of professionals that has brought the company this far. I look forward to contributing to GuardRFID’s success,” said Hawkins.
John brings thirty years of technology industry experience to GuardRFID in strategic product planning, six sigma and agile product development, project management and new product introduction. A veteran of Mobile Data International, Motorola, Glenayre, IVL Audio and NewHeights Software, John was most recently with TELUS Communications where he served as a Project Manager in its Business Transformation group. John holds a diploma in Engineering Technology from Camosun College and an MBA in international marketing from Asia Pacific Graduate School of Management. He is a member of the Applied Science Technologists & Technicians of British Columbia and is a certified project management professional with the Project Management Institute.
“John has the extensive expertise that we needed to ensure that our products and product delivery mechanisms are of the highest caliber as we continue to attract a broad range of customers with diverse requirements,” said Zahir Abji, GuardRFID’s President & CEO. “I have known John for over twenty-five years, experienced his professionalism and passion for technology while at Motorola, and am thrilled to team up with him again.”
About Guard RFID Solutions Inc.
GuardRFID develops Active Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technologies and products for Healthcare, Industrial and Enterprise applications. GuardRFID's products can accurately track and locate equipment, materials and people for enhanced automation, workflow, monitoring and security solutions – all on one flexible platform. Guard RFID Solutions Inc. is federally incorporated in Canada with its head office in British Columbia and its Sales office in Chicago, IL.
Zahir Abji, President & CEO
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