HALIFAX, NS – Paladin Technologies has appointed Chris Clarke as Director, Atlantic Canada. Chris joins Paladin with more than 20 years of experience in Physical Security and Information Technology, paired with over 15 years of experience in Business Consulting and Project/ Program Management. Most recently, Chris served as President/ Principal Consultant of a Halifax-based professional services firm, C Squared Security Consulting & Project Management, where his expertise was focused on Critical Infrastructure clients within Atlantic Canada.
Paladin has nurtured a strong representation in Atlantic Canada, primarily focused within its guarding operations. In the past year, Paladin Technologies has emerged as key player in the Atlantic market and has no plans of slowing down. “Building upon the strong Paladin brand that has been established across Atlantic Canada, and with a number of technology integration projects underway, this is the ideal time for Chris to join Paladin Technologies and support the acceleration of our vision of being Canada’s leading complex systems integrator,” said Iain Morton, Executive Vice-President, Eastern Canada for Paladin Technologies and Paladin Security.
Paladin Technologies’ President, Ted Reid shared, “We are thrilled to have Chris join our team to support our expansion of Paladin Technologies in the Atlantic Canada market. We are committed to growing our presence in this region and Chris’s appointment underscores our intent in this.”
Chris will work with local operations teams while leading and managing business development opportunities across the Atlantic region. Commenting on this next phase in his career, Chris shared, “Paladin has been making a lot of news in the market and I knew they would enter the Atlantic Canadian market in a big way. After I was approached by Iain, I asked many of my contacts (manufacturers, integrators and end users) about Paladin and him and all gave glowing reviews about both. I think they have a unique approach to the market and align very well with my philosophy on delivering customer value, especially as it relates to effectively delivering complex projects. I very much look forward to moving into the next stage of my career and growing Paladin’s business in Atlantic Canada!”