Bruce Canal, CPPBusiness Development Manager, Education Axis Communications, Inc.
Bruce A. Canal is the segment development manager for education at Axis Communications, Inc. In this capacity, he is responsible for developing and driving business strategy for the segment, driving brand awareness, and cultivating partner and end-user relationships. He is also involved in a broad range of education-related initiatives.
Bruce joined Axis Communications in 2018, bringing more than 20 years of education-related security experience to the organization. Prior to Axis, he was the director of physical security for Orange County Public Schools (OCPS) in Orlando Florida, the eighth largest school district in the United States. While at OCPS, Bruce played an instrumental role in revamping its entire video surveillance platform, which touched all of the 225 school buildings, as well as administration offices.
Bruce has also consulted for scores of school districts around the country and held security positions in several business and school related organizations, including director of security for Avon School District, Cummins, Inc., and Stanley Security Solutions.
He is accredited by ASIS International as a certified protection professional and is an active member of both the School Safety and Security Council and the Crime Prevention Council. He is also a member of the National School Resource Officers Association.
Bruce holds a Bachelor of Science degree in criminal justice from Indiana University and an MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University.
6/16/2020 4:00 – 4:45 PM