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American Alarm takes on the Brink's robbery

January 6, 2012Rich Miller

ARLINGTON, Mass.—The men behind the Great Brink's Robbery of 1950 used months of training and calculation to pull off what the media of the day called “the crime of the century.” But could a heist like Brink's be pulled off today, given the security technologies now commonplace at U.S. banks? The Travel Channel wanted to find out, so it went to an expert in the field: American Alarm & Communications, based here. As part of its “Hidden City” series with...

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American Alarm gets $57k 'boost' for employee training

December 30, 2011Tess Nacelewicz

ARLINGTON, Mass.—American Alarm & Communications plans to use a new state grant of nearly $57,000 to train its employees to enhance customer service, complete projects as efficiently as possible and to gain sales skills.“We're excited,” Sheryl Gillis, human resource manager for American Alarm, which is based here, told Security Systems News. “It's a good boost for the training budget.”She said the independent security company, which has been in business about four decades...

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State gives alarm company nearly $57K to train staff

December 14, 2011Tess Nacelewicz

Some good job news for a change in this bleak economy: Massachusetts has a new Workforce Training Fund and an Arlington, Mass. alarm company is one of the beneficiaries, according to a recent news report. The Arlington Patch said American Alarm & Communications will receive $56,805 from the state to train its workers. Here's more from the news item: American Alarms is one of 138 Massachusetts companies that will receive more than $11.3 million in grants for workforce training, according to a release...

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