The 14th annual SAMMY Awards will be presented March 31 on the eve of ISC West to reward security dealers and integrators for their sales, marketing and installation know-how. SSI Hall of Fame inductees and PDQ Award are on tap, too.
By Rodney Bosch · February 28, 2009
SSI’s Hall of Fame welcomes five new members whose lifetime achievement transcends electronic security’s boundaries and conventions. Discover how these zealous movers and shakers blazed trails lined equally by personal success and industry profundity.
By Scott Goldfine · February 28, 2009
The annual First Alert Professional Convention, replete with educational and business building activities, held sway Nov. 13-16 at the luxurious JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes Resort in Orlando.
December 31, 2008
Guess the year. A scare at Pennsylvania’s Three Mile Island nuclear facility leads to the evacuation of 144,000 nearby residents; the Pittsburgh Steelers win the Super Bowl ...
By Scott Goldfine · December 31, 2008
The Central Station Alarm Association (CSAA) has awarded Stan Oppenheim, president of DGA Security Systems Inc., with the ...
November 30, 2008
Psst. Hey, you! Yeah, you. That’s right. Think you’re such hot stuff, that you’re better than the rest, superior to all the competitors? ...
By Scott Goldfine · September 30, 2008
September 30, 2008
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association (NBFAA) leveraged the platform of the Electronic Security Expo (ESX) to make a number of announcements and celebrate its 60th anniversary. Mike Miller, vice president and co-owner of Pasco, Wash.-based Moon Security Services, was sworn in as the new ...
July 31, 2008
The New York Giants were not the only victors of Super Bowl XLII. Behind the scenes of professional sports’ greatest spectacle was another winning team — one that helped ensure the safety of the 73,000+ rabid football fans who descended upon University of Phoenix Stadium. Its name: Benson Systems.
By Scott Goldfine · June 30, 2008
In the time since the inaugural SAMMY Award prize was bestowed one evening in 1995, a select few companies have distinguished themselves as perennial finalists, while fewer still have taken home multiple trophies in the same year. But only one company can tout itself as victor of the rigorous ...
By Rodney Bosch · May 31, 2008