BRAD Ballesty, formerly of Infratherm, has joined Hikvision as senior key account manager. 

Ballesty has decades of experience in the electronic security industry. He spent 10 years heading up Sanyo through the company's supremacy with 520-line analogue, before moving to Q Video Systems as NSW state manager. Ballesty was BDM at thermal imaging tech house and distributor, Infratherm, for 4 and a half years. 

Ballesty said he was looking forward to the challenge of helping continue growth of the Hikvision business through quality customer support.

“Hikvision is a great company, with a huge product range, a massive R&D capacity and excellent distirbution support here in Australia,” Ballesty said. “It’s an exciting time to be coming on board.” ♦