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Security industry mourns the loss of George Gunning

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02/20/2019

LOS ANGELES—George Gunning, a legend in security for his pioneering efforts and work with numerous industry associations, passed away Feb. 14. He was 83.

Amazon to acquire home mesh WiFi provider eero

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02/20/2019

SEATTLE and SAN FRANCISCO—Amazon and eero announced they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Amazon will acquire eero.

Guidepost Solutions announces new leadership

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02/20/2019

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Guidepost Solutions, a global leader in compliance, investigations and security consulting, announced the promotions of John Torres to president, Security & Technology Consulting (STC) and Matthew V. Wharton, Sr. to president, Strategic Accounts.

Allied Universal’s CEO publishes book

Steve Jones talks with SSN about the book and how the company went from $12 million to $7 billion in 20 years
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02/14/2019

SANTA ANA, Calif.—Steve Jones, CEO of Allied Universal, added “author” to his list of accomplishments with the recent publication of No Off Season: The Constant Pursuit of More, a story that chronicles his days as football standout at Cal Poly to successful CEO of a billion-dollar security company.

ESA Leadership Summit 2019 provided valuable education, business contacts

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02/13/2019

IRVING, Texas—A few weeks ago, the Electronic Security Association (ESA) held their 2019 Leadership Summit in Austin, Texas, gathering electronic security and life safety professionals to start off the year by sharing best practices, networking and collaborative strategizing.

Specifically Speaking with Andrew B. Hall

Owner and Managing Member, HLM Associates LLC in Strasburg, Va.
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02/12/2019

This month's Specifically Speaking column features Andrew B. Hall, owner and managing member, HLM Associates LLC, based in Strasburg, Va.

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SSN News Poll April 2019

With data privacy taking center stage both in Europe with the Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and here in the U.S. as well, this month’s poll looks at how the security industry is handling this important topic.