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Keltron Corporation Appoints a New President
Mark Brandstein Brings Leadership and Industry Experience to Enable Company Expansion

Waltham, Mass., March 1, 2015 – Keltron Corporation, a leading manufacturer of life safety event management systems, announced today the appointment of Mark Brandstein as company President, a move that will provide experienced leadership and enable long-term growth.

“Mark’s extensive management experience in sales, marketing and operations will leverage the company’s wide-ranging fire and security solutions and its loyal customer base to develop new markets and expand existing ones,” said David Wilbourn, CEO & Chairman, Keltron Corporation. “His proven ability to execute on a successful strategic vision will help Keltron realize our long-term goals.”

With more than 30 years of sales, marketing and operations management experience in established and start-up technology companies, Brandstein brings vision and leadership to the 50-year-old company. He comes to Keltron from UltraCell, a clean tech company where he served as President and CEO. Prior to that, he was COO of AES Corporation, a radio frequency technology alarm communications company. His prior work includes a series of senior management positions in sales, marketing and operations at telecommunications, healthcare, energy, government, electronic security, and other industry enterprise and start-up companies.

“I look forward to working with Keltron’s knowledgeable and talented team,” said Brandstein. “The company has built a solid suite of customer-focused solutions for the multi-building facility and municipal markets. My goal is to expand Keltron through the development of new markets and partners, enhance services for our existing customers and further develop our high-value solutions.”

Brandstein holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and an MBA from the University of Southern California. He is on the Board of Directors at UltraCell and on the Board of Advisors at AstraID, a cybersecurity technology company.

Please join us in welcoming Mark to the Keltron team. He can be reached directly at 781-916-2050 or by email at

About Keltron Corporation
Keltron Corporation is a leading provider of life safety event management solutions that enable organizations and companies with multi-building facilities to provide dependable, scalable, life safety event response across a simultaneous mix of alarm panels and communications technologies. These universally-compatible systems interface with more than 70 models and brands of alarm panels using Ethernet (IP), mesh radio, multiplex, dialer, direct wire and/or coded signaling. By combining new and existing equipment into a single system and enabling phased-in migration to new communications technologies, customers can immediately benefit from new features and functionality within their allocated budgets.

Keltron products are made in the USA and its systems protect hundreds of colleges and universities, commercial and industrial facilities, government and military complexes, and municipalities throughout North America. Keltron is headquartered in Waltham, MA, in the heart of the Massachusetts technology region. For more information, visit, or contact us at or 800-966-9123.

Lisa Korklan
Keltron Corporation