At 215Secure, we’re driven by a top-down commitment to excellence and a culture of customer service. Meet our leadership team.
Company founder Dave Pearson has led the 215Secure team to success by encouraging genuine win/win relationships with employees and clients alike. With a degree in computer engineering from Villanova University and experience in both data security and building & property management, Dave has keen insight into the needs of the market and the vast array of available solutions. Today, he leads our business development initiatives, manages all operations and has created a culture built on honesty, ethics, transparency and talent.
President & CEO
Dave Czarnecki, vice president of sales and marketing, launched his career in security in 1986. Since then, he has established and sold several successful security companies, including CzarStar Security, which teamed with 215Secure in 2018. As a quality control/failure analysis engineer, he held a Top Secret clearance. Today, he holds a NICET (National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies) Level II certification for fire alarm systems, along with industry certifications in life safety; mass notification; installation and service of cameras, security/fire systems and access control. He also holds security; and fire licenses in several cities and states. He is deeply committed to community.
VP of Sales & Marketing
Keith Werner, chief financial officer, is a strategic, focused, results-driven entrepreneurial executive with more than 20 years of C-level success. Experienced in raising capital, starting-up companies and building supply chains, transforming them into a highly profitable, dynamic, global (five continent) industry leader. Increased EBITDA by 10% over nine years while leading the development and distribution of products on five continents. Industry-wide understanding of business – successfully served as COO, CFO and President. Early career success in finance and operations management. Delivers breakthrough results.
Steve Perz, vice president of operations, has decades of experience in the security industry, having served in various sales, management and executive roles with both regional and national security companies, including Rollins Protective Services, Techtronics Security and Fidelity Alarm Company. He also founded and operated his own alarm company, which he eventually sold to publicly held Alarmguard. He holds a degree in finance from the University of Maryland.
VP of Operations
Lesley Pearson has over 15 years of experience, managing teams for national companies in both the retail and staffing industries. Her experience has led her to develop a passion for customer satisfaction, relationships and follow through. Lesley interacts with 215Secure customers on a first-hand basis and oversee's office operations. She operates with a high sense of urgency, organization and customer response and ensures that all customer requests are handled in a timely manner. Lesley graduated with a BS in Marketing from Lasalle University.
Mike Tomasco possesses over 15 years of hands-on and managerial experience in the technology industry with 10 years focused on physical security systems. As 215Secure's Service Manager he oversees all service technicians, scheduling, and operations. Mike graduated from Bloomsburg University with a BS in Computer Information Systems. As a hands-on manager, he has developed extensive technical experience in both Physical Security Systems (specifically Electronic Access Control) and Information Technology. Early on in his career he served in a management role for a national retailor. Mike's strengths are his customer relationship skills; his ability to prioritize tasks and his technical knowledge.
Service Department Manager