Arteco, the industry leader in single-platform Video Event Management Software (VEMS) products for the security industry is pleased to announce that Darren Kretz has been appointed to the board of the Canadian Security Association (CANASA).

Established in 1977, the Canadian Security Association (CANASA) is a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing the security industry. CANASA protects and promotes the interests of its members and the safety of all Canadians through education, advocacy, and leadership. They are a recognized voice of the security industry in Canada and have a growing membership of more than 1300 member organizations in 10 Chapters and Sub-Chapters across the country representing all segments of the industry.

“We are very excited to have Darren on the board of CANASA,” Said Steve Birkmeier Vice President of ARTECO Global, “The organization represents excellence in industry professionalism and along with our new office location in the Toronto area, reflect our commitment and growing presence in the Canadian market.”

To kick off his term on the CANASA Board, Darren Kretz attended and Em-Ceed CANASA’s annual golf outing at Crosswinds. Darren made a splash at the event, and by the end of the day the integrators were referring to him as “the Arteco guy in pink.” Below are some pictures taken at the event.

For more information on CANASA or the Arteco Canada office, please contact Darren Kretz at

The contact information for Arteco Canada is below:

5477 RR.5 Hwy #6 North
Guelph, Ontario, Canada
N1H 6J2

Direct: 800-928-2060

16 October 2013 · Category: Blog