BLOOMINGTON, IN, January 3, 2011 – Envisage Technologies, a Bloomington, Indiana-based high-technology firm, announced today that Brian R. Beckwith has joined their management team as Vice President of Strategic Relations.
Mr. Beckwith comes to Envisage with over 30 years of military, local and federal law enforcement experience. During his career, he served as the Deputy Director of the U. S. Marshals Service (USMS), Assistant Director with the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) in Washington, DC, and Assistant Director for Training for the USMS, along with numerous other senior leadership positions within law enforcement.
Mr. Beckwith has been on the front lines in responding to major events of national significance, including the Centennial Park bombing at the 1996 Olympics, the 9/11 terrorist attacks on New York City and Washington, DC and the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. He understands the requirements for training, readiness measurement and response to emergency events.
Mr. Beckwith will focus on continuing to enhance the Company’s visionary position with Federal, State, and Local Government customers. His primary role will be to create and nurture strategic partnerships with customers and forge strategic industry alliances. Mr. Beckwith will maintain an office in the National Capital area and will increase Envisage’s presence there.
“Brian brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and perspective from having led a high performing law enforcement organization to first-hand experience in managing and leading high liability training operations. He is a proven leader and has had firsthand experience of the many challenges our customers are facing,” said Ari Vidali, Envisage CEO. “We are very fortunate to have someone of Brian’s caliber to help guide us as we continue to build capabilities that redefine how we train, organize, equip and manage our law enforcement, public safety and military personnel.”
Founded in 2001, Envisage is an industry visionary in training management, resource optimization, complex scheduling and process automation for law enforcement, public safety and military organizations. Clients include military commands, federal law enforcement academies in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and state law enforcement and public safety organizations.
About the Acadis Readiness Suite
The Acadis Readiness Suite is an enterprise software application that enables high-risk organizations to create training and compliance ecosystems. Acadis increases an organization’s readiness by automating the management of complex training and logistics environments such as law enforcement, public safety, homeland security and the military. The modular system architecture allows organizations to optimize the entire compliance lifecycle for personnel, providers, facilities and resources by fusing learning management, resource tracking, automated scheduling, registration, housing/barracks management, certification compliance tracking, automated testing, and document management into a comprehensive end-to-end solution. The optional Acadis Portal Framework allows secure, decentralized access to employee training records, in-service training reporting, online learning, certification renewals, class registration, and instructor availability management.
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