Hikvision Raises Money for Mission 500
Hikvision team participates in ninth annual Security 5/2K at ISC West 2018, raises more than $2,400 to make a difference in kids' lives
LOS ANGELES—April 23, 2018—Employees from Hikvision USA Inc. and Hikvision Canada Inc., a top provider of artificial intelligence, machine learning, robotics and other emerging technologies, and the leading supplier of video surveillance products and solutions, participated in the Mission 500 Security 5/2K at ISC West 2018 to raise funds to provide food, clothing and educational supplies for kids in need in the U.S.
Team Hikvision raised $2,415 for the nonprofit organization, placing fourth in the fundraising competition out of 40 teams. Hikvision USA Inc. also sponsored bag inserts at the race finish line. More than a dozen Hikvision employees participated in the race, which took place at Sunset Park in Las Vegas during the annual ISC West conference.
"Giving back is part of Hikvision’s mission. Our employees are enthusiastic about supporting an organization like Mission 500 and participating in the Security 5/2K, a fun event that brings the security industry together to provide direct support for children living in poverty,” said Alex Asnovich, Head of Marketing, Hikvision North America.
In combination with participation in the third annual Mission 500 Hockey Classic held on Feb. 15, 2018 in Toronto, Hikvision and its employees have donated more than $5,000 to Mission 500 this year.
Mission 500 raised $113,411 in this year's Security 5/2K event.
Hikvision is a leading provider of artificial intelligence, machine learning, robotics and other emerging technologies, and is the world’s largest video surveillance manufacturer. Featuring an extensive and highly skilled R&D
workforce, Hikvision manufactures a full suite of comprehensive products and solutions for a broad range of vertical markets. Beyond security, Hikvision products provide important data and business intelligence for end users, which can be used to enable greater commercial success and more efficient operations. Committed to the utmost quality and safety of its products, Hikvision encourages partners to take advantage of the many cybersecurity resources Hikvision offers, including the Hikvision Security Center.
Martha Entwistle, Senior Manager Strategic Communications
Hikvision USA Inc.