Chris Couch Director, National Accounts
CHARLOTTE, N.C., January 08, 2014-Sunstates Security has promoted Chris Couch to Director, National Accounts. Chris Couch was promoted to Director, National Accounts to accommodate a beverage manufacturer/distributor client’s growth.  Sunstates looks forward to providing security for several additional sites for this client during 2014.

Chris Couch began his tenure at Sunstates, in 2006, as the Charlotte Branch Manager. Chris continued in the role of Charlotte Branch Manager until 2010 when he was assigned to the beverage manufacturer/distributor client, previously mentioned, as National Account Manager. In this new role supervised Sunstates’ officers assigned to five (5) beverage manufacturing/distribution facilities located in Charlotte, N.C., Bishopville, S.C., Roanoke, VA, Nashville, TN, and Mobile, AL. His duties included assisting our client with all aspects of security including, internal investigations, asset recoveries, trans-shipping, security camera’s, alarms, access control and VIP protection.

Prior to joining Sunstates, Chris worked for the Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department (CMPD) retiring after twenty-seven years of service. While serving CMPD Chris worked in uniform patrol, SWAT, Vice and Narcotics, and the International Relations Unit. Prior to CMPD he served a tour in the US Navy and received a Bachelors of Science in Criminal Justice from Gardner Webb University in Boiling Springs, N.C.

“Chris’s diverse career experience along with his military service and formal education are a great combination to provide exceptional support for our clients.” says Sunstates Security’s Vice President of Operations Robb Rogalski. “Chris is well deserved of his promotion and I am very pleased to have Chris as Director of National Accounts.”

About Sunstates Security
Based in Raleigh, N.C., Sunstates Security provides uniformed security personnel and security consulting services to clients throughout the Southeast, as well as in the Northeast and Southwest regions. The company is certified as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Greater Business Women’s Council, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).