ENDICOTT, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SureScan™ Corporation, an emerging leader bringing advanced technology and manufacturing to the homeland security marketplace, today announced it has appointed LeeAnn Levesque as President and CEO of SureScan Corporation. Promoted from the post of General Manager, which she has held since 2004, Ms. Levesque has been responsible for the design, manufacture and sale of SureScan’s x1000 computed tomography explosive detection checked baggage screening solution.
Ms. Levesque’s leadership in her new role is expected to better enable SureScan to capture market share with the x1000 stationary gantry explosive detection system (EDS) for checked baggage screening.
“SureScan’s unique stationary gantry solution represents an opportunity to take a leadership position in the marketplace,” said Jim Matthews, Chairman of the Board of Directors for SureScan. “LeeAnn has been instrumental in our success to date and we are confident in her ability to take the company to the next level. The combination of engaged leadership and superior technology will allow us to penetrate the market as we move into a growth and profitability phase. We are pleased to announce LeeAnn as our new President and CEO.”
Ms. Levesque brings 25 years of industry experience and industry contacts to her new position, having spent her early career in Stuttgart, Germany and Washington, D.C. focused on developing contract opportunities with government agencies including the Department of Defense. Her experience includes work with Bolt, Beranek & Newman securing Department of Defense contracts, management positions at Cable & Wireless in Europe as well as Director of Sales for global contract manufacturer, Sanmina-SCI.
To learn more about the SureScan x1000 visit us at www.surescaneds.com
About SureScan™ Corporation
SureScan™ Corporation is an emerging leader in explosives detection servicing the U.S. and international markets with corporate offices in Endicott, NY. SureScan is dedicated to developing and manufacturing solutions to enhance national and international security by combining advanced technology with world-class production and value engineering expertise.
Focusing on the needs of stakeholders in the homeland security marketplace, SureScan strives to provide effective and economical solutions, knowing critical security issues must be addressed without dismissing financial realities. This pragmatic approach results in solutions that are efficient, cost-effective and meet rigorous detection and quality standards.