New research lays out challenges top managers from installing/monitoring firms face in leading their respective businesses. Exclusive survey results have been shared with SSI to coincide with this month’s ESA Leadership Summit in Orlando, Fla. Find out managements’ sweet — and sour — spots.
By Rodney Bosch · January 31, 2013
Despite a spirited lobbying effort by the Burglar and Fire Alarm Association of Michigan (BFAAM) and others, the state’s licensing standards have been upended following the signing into law of two bills that created the Security Alarm Systems Act.
Rodney Bosch · January 14, 2013
The Electronic Security Association (ESA) has extended its deadline to submit SECURE+ Award entries until Jan. 18.
January 08, 2013
The alarm industry will begin 2013 facing legislative battles in several state capitols where telecommunications companies have undertaken intensive lobbying efforts to pass laws that industry leaders contend undermine current licensing standards, mandated background checks, false alarm reduction and more.
By Rodney Bosch · December 02, 2012
The Electronic Security Association (ESA) has launched a new Web site — SecurePlusweb.org — to help consumers find the most qualified professionals to install home safety and automation solutions.
November 16, 2012
The Burglar and Fire Alarm Association of Michigan (BFAAM) and the Electronic Security Association (ESA) have have opposed two bills that would create specific licensing requirements for IP-enabled security systems in Michigan. Both groups maintain that the legislation will help telephone companies enter into the state’s electronic security sector, while creating a burden on existing security providers.
October 03, 2012
The Electronic Security Association (ESA) announces the launch of its new Executive Management Professionals (EMP) Group designed for individuals charged with the strategic and financial leadership of electronic security integration and monitoring companies.
July 30, 2012
The Electronic Security Association (ESA) has appointed Maria Malice as its representative for the Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC) board of directors.
July 15, 2012
With telecoms and cable providers entering into the home security and automation market, the Electronic Security Association (ESA) has unveiled an initiative to help its members promote those services and stay ahead of the competition.
July 04, 2012
During the Electronic Security Expo (ESX), the Electronic Security Association (ESA) installed John Knox as the association’s president for 2012-2014. During his term, one of Knox’s goals includes reaching out to smaller companies to help them connect to ESA.
July 02, 2012