Christopher Hugman, Veteran System Integration Exec Takes Helm as System Surveyor CEO

Poised to build business with thousands of users of system design and management tool

Christopher-Hugman-PE-Headshot-Web-225x300Austin, TX, April 4, 2017System Surveyor, the company offering an award-winning mobile and graphical system design and management tool, announced the appointment of Christopher Hugman, P.E., a veteran system integration and security executive to lead the company as CEO. Hugman is a seasoned executive with more than 25 years of experience in the security and networking industries and has been in the role of technical advisor to date for the company. In less than 18 months, System Surveyor has been adopted by thousands of users and is poised for rapid growth.

“The System Surveyor team has done an outstanding job in developing and delivering a product to address a huge need in our industry, and it’s been quickly validated by the market,” said Hugman.  The business productivity tool is helping integrators engage their customers in the site survey and design process which is speeding up sales, increasing profit margins and improving customer satisfaction. Integration professionals using System Surveyor report reducing system design time by 50% while corporate security managers gain more control with a better understanding of their enterprise-wide system assets and exploding growth of IoT devices.

The company will continue product enhancements and expand the System Surveyor collaboration capabilities to help integrators, end users, and manufacturers work better together in designing, implementing and managing effective security, AV and IT systems. Based on input from the user community, the company has added Fire Alarms, Audio-Visual and Cable Infrastructure elements to extend existing elements that include Video Surveillance, Intrusion Detection, Access Control and IT.

System Surveyor users can reduce the dependence and headaches of CAD while gaining better visual planning with clients. The ability to easily import a floor plan, drag and drop elements, capture and annotate photos, and collaborate with colleagues in one easy to use platform can impact the efficiency of hundreds of thousands of systems professionals.

“Having been in a system integrator role working with corporate security managers for many years, I know the many challenges they face,” says Hugman.  “I’m eager to work with our user community to take System Surveyor to the next level of capabilities improving the professional lives of our users while maintaining the ease of use that we’ve become known for.”

System Surveyor is exhibiting in the Connected Security Expo Booth #33087 at the ISC West show in Las Vegas, Nevada on April 5-7, 2017.

For a detailed profile and contact, visit Christopher Hugman, P.E. on LinkedIn.

About System Surveyor:

System Surveyor is an award-winning software solution which simplifies system design, installation and lifecycle maintenance. The result is improved quality and accuracy of system design, faster implementations, better system reliability, lower total cost of ownership (TCO), and reduced project risk. The tool works as an iPad-based App or on any device with a networked Web browser. Basic subscription is free and Professional and Team subscriptions are available for enhanced functionality. System Surveyor is based in Austin, Texas and can be found at