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A time to recognize young security professionals

May 20, 2020Paul Ragusa, Editor

As most of you know, each year for the past 13 years, the Security Systems News team has honored a diverse, talented mix of young professionals within the security industry. Known as “20 under 40” up until last year, when we changed it to “40 under 40” to encompass the growing security industry and to include security consultants into the mix for added depth and perspective, once again, we are searching for our next “40 under 40” class of consultants, end users, integrators and monitoring...

40 under 40, Allied Universal, AvantGuard Monitoring Centers, Chrissy McCutcheon, Ebony Haywood, Matthew Brandon, Security By Design, SecurityNext


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40 Under 40

“40 under 40” Class of 2019 — Ebony Haywood, 36

November 1, 2019Ginger Hill, Managing Editor

With a background in education as an elementary school teacher, Ebony Haywood said that her security journey is definitely happenstance and being in the right place at the right time. “Ironically, one of our families [referring to a student's family] owned a security business and when I was looking for a change, they took a chance on me,”Haywood said, starting out on a part-time basis and transitioning into operations coordinator. “At the time, I did not understand the business...

40 under 40, Class of 2019, Ebony Haywood


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