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April 2, 2009
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Michael Pellegrino 732-751-1115          

Allied Security Innovations Featured At ASIS International Convention 

Farmingdale, NJ – Allied Security Innovations (OTCBB “ASVN”) and its wholly owned subsidiary, CGM-AST, announced that Ron Pennington, CGM-AST West Coast Director, is to be honored as the Featured Speaker at the ASIS International (formerly the American Society for Industrial Security)  at their April 8 meeting in Sacramento. He will speak on C-TPAT validation and the value tamper evident technologies bring to the process. 

“Ron Pennington has been a welcome addition to our highly professional security team,” states Anthony Shupin, CEO.  “We are pleased that ASIS has recognized that his experience with CTPAT validation and cargo security will enable their members to benefit from his expertise.  CTPAT (Customs Trade Partners Against Terrorism) validation will enable more secure and rapid shipping of their international cargo.”

Prior to joining CGM-AST in August of 2008 Ron was the Global Security Manager of Xilinx, Inc. for 12 years.  Pennington was featured in an article describing Xilinx successful C-TPAT validation in the December 2008 issue of Security Management magazine.  Xilinx achieved a Tier III validation the first time out, a feat accomplished by only 5% of companies undergoing first time validation.

CGM-AST remains the global leader in Tamper-evident security products including Secure T.R.A.C®. tapes and seals and other products designed to deter thieves and terrorists from unattended cargo.

For more information on the April 8th meeting or CGM-AST products, contact Bob Frucci (, CGM-AST Director for North America at 800-899-2246 or +732.751-1044.  For information about CGM-AST products visit us at 

About Allied Security Innovations, Inc.

The company, based in Farmingdale, NJ, develops and markets integrated enterprise-wide image

applications specifically designed for criminal justice organizations. Customers include states, cities, counties, corrections, justice, and public safety agencies. Additional information is available online, at

Its subsidiary, CGM Applied Security Technologies, Inc., with locations in Farmingdale, NJ and a factory in Staten Island, NY, is a leading manufacturer and distributor of Homeland Security products, including indicative and barrier security seals, security tapes and related packaging security systems, protective security products for palletized cargo, physical security systems for tractors, trailers and containers, as well as a number of highly specialized authentication products. Additional information is available online, at

About ASIS International

ASIS International (ASIS) is the largest organization for security professionals, with more than 36,000 members worldwide. Founded in 1955, ASIS is dedicated to increasing the effectiveness and productivity of security professionals by developing educational programs and materials that address broad security interests, such as the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits, as well as specific security topics. ASIS also advocates the role and value of the security management profession to business, the media, governmental entities, and the public. By providing members and the security community with access to a full range of programs and services, and by publishing the industry's number one magazine - Security Management

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