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Specifiers at ISC Solutions

SecuritySpecifiers.com launches new consultant initiative at ISC Solutions
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09/30/2011

NEW YORK—ISC Solutions is broadening its scope this year to include formal educational and networking programs for security specifiers. The show will also provide more opportunities for specifiers, integrators and end users to get together and talk business.

AFS gets new credit facility

Wooster says funding will help more small alarm companies grow
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09/29/2011

CORTE MADERA, Calif.—Alarm Financial Services plans to help more small- and medium-sized alarm companies finance growth with a new credit facility it closed with RBS Citizens Bank, AFS president Jim Wooster announced this week.

TechSec 2012 preliminary educational program announced

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09/22/2011

ORLANDO, Fla.—Details of the TechSec 2012 educational program were announced by conference organizers on Sept. 20, the second day of the ASIS show here.

ASIS 2011: News and notes from the show floor

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09/22/2011

ORLANDO, Fla.—There was plenty of news being made at ASIS 2011, which took place at the Orange County Convention Center Sept. 19-21. Below are some editor round-ups from ventured out onto the show floor to collect news and other goings-on.

Former state association executive director sentenced to 2 ½ years in prison

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09/14/2011

WEST ALLIS, Wis.—Marsha Kopan, the former executive director of the Illinois Electronic Security Association who was a year ago arrested and investigated on forgery and check fraud charges, was convicted at the end of June with three class G felony counts of theft in an amount greater than $10,000.

Vivint promotes Jim Nye to VP of product management

SSN Staff  - 
09/13/2011

PROVO, Utah—Vivint on Aug. 31 announced that Jim Nye has been promoted to vice president of product management.

PSIA elects Lien and Drive as officers

SSN Staff  - 
09/13/2011

SANTA CLARA—The Physical Security Interoperability Alliance (PSIA), a global consortium of physical security providers focused on promoting the interoperability of IP-enabled devices, on Aug. 30 announced it has elected Larry Lien of Proximex as its new chairman and Marine Drive of Honeywell as vice chairman.

Tyco Security Products expands Product Management team

SSN Staff  - 
09/13/2011

WESTFORD, Mass.—Tyco Security Products announced on Aug. 23 that it has added three key members to its Enterprise Commercial Product Management team.
The additions of Jeremy Krinitt, Shahar Ze’Evi and Charlie Morganti to the product management team will add dedicated resources in key product areas, including product integrations, NVRs, video storage and mobile applications.

Devcon Security hires Michael Murray as GM, Sacramento

SSN Staff  - 
08/22/2011

SACRAMENTO, Calif.—Devcon Security, one of the largest and fastest growing home security monitoring and business alarm companies in the U.S., has named Michael Murray general manager of the company’s Sacramento branch. Murray’s primary focus is hiring and training sales people and technicians who are committed to providing the best customer service in the Sacramento area. In addition, he will be responsible for building daily branch operations and acting as the brand ambassador working to build partnerships in the local community.

Provident hires new developer

SSN Staff  - 
08/22/2011

VANCOUVER, B.C.—Provident Security on Aug. 20 announced it has hired Bob Stevenson as lead developer.

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