Members of the company update a Christmas classic, with a security twist.
SSI Staff · December 22, 2016
It's not hard to figure out why customers love Bates Security. Learn how the Lexington, Ky.-based company earned the honor of the 2016 SSI Installer of the Year (Small to Midsize Company).
Scott Goldfine · July 14, 2016
Bates Security and its BatesMobile took home the SAMMY for the Best Vehicle Graphics Design. Learn how the BatesMobile is catching the public's attention.
SSI Staff · June 14, 2016
Bates Security utilizes its newsletters to the max. Its content-rich E-mail blasts help grow its brand, expand its social media presence and provides contact information. Bates Security won the SAMMY for the Best Company Newsletter (Print or Electronic).
SSI Staff · June 10, 2016
Bates Security announced on Tuesday it has acquired Kentucky Alarm Services from Ken and Sandy Duff. Bates Security described the acquisition as a “perfect match” as both family-owned companies are based in Lexington, Ky.
SSI Staff · November 17, 2015
Security firms offer tips for getting a community service program started and explain why it is important for businesses as well as the security industry. Spoiler alert, it does not have to cost that much but a company should carefully vet which organizations with which it aligns.
Scott Goldfine · July 22, 2015
Providing excellent and memorable service to customers led to Bates Security being named runner-up for Security Sales & Integration
's 2015 Installer of the Year program.
Scott Goldfine · July 17, 2015
Find out how Bates Security, a runner-up for SSI's Installer of the Year (small to mid-size company) Award, generated $96 million in 2013.
Scott Goldfine · July 08, 2014
Security Sales and Integration, July 2014 Issue: 2014 Best of the Best Issue
July 07, 2014
SSI’s annual Best of the Best issue (July 2013) includes profiles of seven of the industry best-run installing security contracting companies. My interviews with executives and managers from runner-up Bates Security covered much ground not included in print. Following is the third of a few bonus excerpts, with Bates' Jeremy Bates, Olivia Duvall and Bryan Bates here discussing finding, motivating and retaining employees. Be on the lookout for more online extras from Bates Security, as well as oth
Scott Goldfine · July 21, 2013