Patriot One’s concealed weapons detection solution and radar device wins Anti-Terrorism / Force Protection Category at major industry event in Las Vegas
TORONTO, ON–(Apr 6, 2017) – Patriot One Technologies Inc., (TSX VENTURE: PAT) (OTCQB: PTOTF) (FRANKFURT: 0PL) (“Patriot One” or the “Company”), developer of a revolutionary concealed weapons detection system, was recognized on Wednesday, April 5th by the Security Industry Association (SIA) as winners of the Anti-Terrorism / Force Protection category in the New Product Showcase (NPS) component of the ISC West industry trade show and conference in Las Vegas, NV.
SIA NPS judges are highly skilled and experienced in security technology design and application. It is a requirement for their position. Each judge possesses a minimum of 10 years’ experience in the selection, purchase and/or installation of products within the category that they are judging. The New Product Showcase is the premier platform for security professionals to evaluate new products and technologies for use in security applications.
“We are very pleased to achieve this exciting award today. Positive peer review in our industry is essential for growth, and this award in particular highlights and validates our efforts to-date,” said Martin Cronin, CEO & Director of Patriot One Technologies. “We are generating significant interest at this very important event and are already receiving congratulations and interest from around the world.”
In related news, Patriot One hosted a pair of informative panel sessions which included security experts from Canada, the USA, UK and South Africa encompassing the private and public sectors, as well as entertainment and education spaces in an engaging conversation regarding measures to deter, detect and defend against today’s threats of terrorism and active shooter violence.
“As this is the largest security industry trade show in the U.S. today, we are enjoying the visibility we are achieving amongst some of the world leaders in the security industry,” continued Mr. Cronin. “I came to this event with the belief that we would find ourselves benchmarked against the best products in the market for weapons detection, and to come out on top of our category is really big news for us, our partners and stakeholders alike. We have a full slate of meetings to complete before we leave the event and look forward to following up in the coming weeks and months ahead.”
The first-of-its-kind NForce CMR1000 is an easily-concealed, cost-effective and non-invasive full-body scanning technology that is practical and safe. The device can covertly detect on-body concealed weapons (rifles, handguns, knives, grenades, explosive vests) at key access points and doorways of weapons-restricted buildings and facilities. The solution is designed to be installed behind walls, in ceilings and in floors, and may be installed to notify security professionals prior to an individual carrying a weapon into a building. In addition, the NForce CMR1000 solution can be integrated with other access point security systems to assist in locking down doors, turnstiles, elevators and other access point gating systems.
About Patriot One Technologies, Inc. (TSX VENTURE: PAT) (OTCQB: PTOTF) (FRANKFURT: 0PL): Patriot One has developed a first-of-its-kind Cognitive Microwave Radar concealed weapons detection system as an effective tool to combat active shooter threats before they occur. Designed for cost-effective deployment in weapon-restricted buildings and facilities, NForce CMR1000 can be installed in hallways and doorways to covertly identify weapons and to alert security of an active threat entering the premises. Owner/operators of private and certain public facilities can now prominently post anti-weapons policies with compliance assured. The Company’s motto Deter, Detect and Defend is based on the belief that widespread use of its technology will act as an effective deterrent, thereby diminishing the epidemic phenomena of active shooters across the globe. For more information, visit: www.patriot1tech.com and watch the video.
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