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Rodney Bosch, Senior Editor

Although Bosch’s name is quite familiar to those in the security industry, his previous experience has been in daily newspaper journalism. Prior to joining SECURITY SALES & INTEGRATION in 2006, he spent 15 years with the Los Angeles Times, where he performed a wide assortment of editorial responsibilities, including feature and metro department assignments as well as content producing for latimes.com. Bosch is a graduate of California State University, Fresno with a degree in Mass Communication & Journalism. In 2007, he successfully completed the National Burglar and Fire Alarm Association’s National Training School coursework to become a Certified Level I Alarm Technician.

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Rodney Bosch's Latest Opinion Posts

Read: Case of the Missing Yard Signs: Brinks Makes Good on Technician’s Disregard

Case of the Missing Yard Signs: Brinks Makes Good on Technician’s Disregard

A technician for a Brinks authorized dealer inexplicably jettisons a pair of yard signs at a customer’s residence, but all’s well that ends well.

Read: Why Employing More Women in Leadership Roles Drives Innovation

Why Employing More Women in Leadership Roles Drives Innovation

Research shows a statistically significant relationship between management diversity and innovation, as companies with higher levels of gender diversity achieve more revenue from new products and services.

Read: Are Mass Video Surveillance Privacy Concerns Easing Amid Virtues?

Are Mass Video Surveillance Privacy Concerns Easing Amid Virtues?

Our planet is essentially under surveillance around the clock with security cameras, satellites, drones and more. Privacy concerns are undeniable, but all those imaging technologies are having a positive effect too.

Read: Consider Cybersecurity Conferences to Identify Strategic Partners

Consider Cybersecurity Conferences to Identify Strategic Partners

For installing security contractors looking to add cybersecurity services to their portfolios, cyber conferences can be a great start.

Read: Michael Flink Quietly Moves Into David Paja’s Role as Honeywell Security & Fire President

Michael Flink Quietly Moves Into David Paja’s Role as Honeywell Security & Fire President

Flink, who most recently served as ADI’s global president, replaces Paja who has taken another position outside of the security industry.

Rodney Bosch's Latest Posts

Read: ADT Commercial Emerges as a National Accounts Leader

ADT Commercial Emerges as a National Accounts Leader

The company’s return to commercial integration prominence was key to being awarded an SSI 2020 Installer of the Year runner-up honor.

Read: Acadian Total Security Goes Over and Above to Support Customers

Acadian Total Security Goes Over and Above to Support Customers

ATS’s strategic approach to customer service helped earn the company an SSI 2020 Small to Midsize Installer of the Year runner-up honor.

Read: Security Industry Mourns the Loss of Kenneth Mara

Security Industry Mourns the Loss of Kenneth Mara

Mara, who passed away peacefully after a 4-year battle with brain cancer, was a well-respected businessman and entrepreneur.

Read: Profiling the Spectacular Winners of the 2020 SAMMY Awards

Profiling the Spectacular Winners of the 2020 SAMMY Awards

Winning sales and marketing best practices developed by security dealers and integrators highlight the 25th Annual SAMMY Awards.

Read: How LOUD Security Won the 2020 SAMMY Award for Best Social Media Campaign

How LOUD Security Won the 2020 SAMMY Award for Best Social Media Campaign

In one campaign, LOUD Security Systems devised a series of whimsical, meme-like images for Instagram that are anchored by the company’s messaging.

Read: Panasonic i-PRO Sensing Solutions Gets Brand Refresh

Panasonic i-PRO Sensing Solutions Gets Brand Refresh

The new i-PRO rebranding also marks the return of a go-to-market strategy focused on serving installing security contractors.

Read: Verkada Enters Enterprise Access Control Arena With Cloud-Based Solution

Verkada Enters Enterprise Access Control Arena With Cloud-Based Solution

The new offering is said to provide real-time visibility into buildings by seamlessly combining video footage with access-based events.

Read: What You Need to Know About Offering Security Equipment-as-a-Service

What You Need to Know About Offering Security Equipment-as-a-Service

Security integrators can learn insights how to pivot to an RMR-generating security-as-a-service subscription model in this time of COVID-19.

Read: Amazon Halts Police Use of Facial Recognition Software for a Year

Amazon Halts Police Use of Facial Recognition Software for a Year

Amazon will allow its software to be used by organizations that help rescue human trafficking victims and reunite missing children with their families.

Read: How Stanley Security Won the 2020 SAMMY Award for Best Overall Marketing Program (Large Company)

How Stanley Security Won the 2020 SAMMY Award for Best Overall Marketing Program (Large Company)

Stanley Security has shifted away from interruption-based marketing in favor of a customer-centric approach that not only engages but serves consumers.

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