Tess Nacelewicz

As managing editor, Tess works on developing a rapport with industry leaders to report and write on industry news, concentrating on the fire and residential beats. Her focus is on writing stories important to installers, integrators, manufacturers and distributors. Before joining Security Systems News in September 2010, Tess was a newspaper reporter in Maine for more than two decades. Most of that time, she worked for The Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram, and also was an occasional stringer for The New York Times. Tess has a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University and a master’s in linguistics from the University of Michigan. She lives in Maine with her husband and a demanding cat.

Recent Articles

Wed, 10/08/2014
Recall is result of potential problems with audible fire alarm bases, but no incidents or injuries reported
Wed, 09/24/2014
But analyst says developing distribution channels could pose a problem
Mon, 09/22/2014
Pennsylvania-based ACA adds to its Atlanta base with backyard buy
Fri, 09/19/2014
Behrman Capital sold fire distributor BECO in 2010 but has repurchased it, seeing more growth potential
Wed, 09/17/2014