Munster, IN - RS2 Technologies, LLC, a leading provider of access control systems, today announced the appointment of Chuck Engelmann as West Central Regional Sales Manager. Mr. Engelmann brings more than three decades of sales management experience in the electrical and security industries, most recently as Security Division Manager for the Envision Technology Group of Lenexa, Kansas, where he was responsible for the creation of the company’s Security Division. Prior to that position, Mr. Engelmann served in a variety of sales management and field sales positions with Manufacturers Solution Alliance, Western Extralite, Graybar, and Panasonic.
As Sales Manager for RS2’s West Central Region, Mr. Engelmann will have responsibility for the states of North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Minnesota, Iowa, and Missouri, which comprise the territory previously handled by Jeff Bransfield. In a previously announced move, Mr. Bransfield was named RS2’s National Sales Manager, a position previously held by co-founder Gary Staley, who now serves as Senior Corporate Advisor. Bransfield commented that “it was important that we put someone in this position who could hit the ground running. Chuck brings a proven B2B track record, as well as extensive knowledge of RS2 and the overall security industry. Our dealers and customers will find that they will experience little –if any– downtime with this transition.”
In announcing the appointment, Dave Barnard, RS2 Director of Dealer Development, stated “Chuck brings a very deep reservoir of direct sales and sales management experience to RS2, in both the security market and the broader electrical industry. His experience with Envision, MSA and other firms has given him a thorough knowledge of our market and of the needs of our dealers, integrators, and end users. He is a consummate sales professional and is well equipped to build on the excellent work that Jeff Bransfield did in that region.” Engelmann added that he was “excited to join RS2 because of their very strong commitment to their dealer network and their continual investment in improving their software.”
Mr. Engelmann holds a B.A. in Business Management and Marketing from Loras College in Dubuque, Iowa. He also has numerous security industry and company-specific certifications.