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ESA Leadership Summit going virtual

July 24, 2020SSN Staff

DALLAS—The ESA Leadership Summit is an annual event for company leaders in the electronic security and life safety industry. This year, the summit experience will be virtual as ESA Leadership Summit Stay Connected, held Sept. 29 - Oct. 1. The summit will connect leaders with content and contacts needed to thrive amidst uncertainty via education, self-selected one-on-one meetings with vendors and networking events. “Our ESA Members are continuing to drive value to their customers,...

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ESA announces upgraded training experience

July 9, 2020SSN Staff

DALLAS—The Electronic Security Association’s (ESA) National Training School (NTS) has helped the electronic security and life safety industry get training, licensing and certifications for the last 30 years. The school just launched an upgraded learning management platform and course shopping site to enhance the training experience.  Upgrades include:  A new, enhanced learning portal to easily find current course load, access previously taken courses and track progress; More intuitive...

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Electronic Security Association offers free online CEU courses for all

March 23, 2020SSN Staff

DALLAS—ESA is now offering select free CRU courses in recognition of the economic challenges for businesses affected by COVID-19. “As an association, we are in the business of building a strong, united industry front — of building community,” Merlin Guilbeau, chief executive officer, ESA said in the announcement. “I am confident that we can, and will, get through this together.” Six courses extend the opportunity to learn new topics, and to work toward certification...

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ESA offers customizable onboarding, staff development training program

February 17, 2020Ginger Hill, Managing Editor

DALLAS—Cookie-cutter training just won't “cut” it for this industry. Delivering the right type of training, along with content that helps professional students in their current roles, as well as sets them up for success going forward, is of utmost importance. Understanding this, theElectronic Security Association (ESA) recently launched Training as a Service (TaaS), its customizable, in-house employee onboarding and staff development program focused specifically on the electronic...

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Brinks Home Security raises $43,000 for Mission 500 with annual 5K

November 1, 2019SSN Staff

DALLAS—Brinks Home Security hosted their fourth annual 5K benefiting Mission 500 on Saturday, Oct. 19 in Farmers Branch, Texas, raising $43,000 for Farmers Branch Elementary and Habitat of Humanity of Dallas. Prior to race day, Brinks employees assembled 600 refill packs for local elementary students and constructed home walls for Habitat for Humanity. “Brinks employees stopped by on their breaks during the workday to assemble backpacks and write encouraging notes to the children,”...

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ESX 2019 full of passion from start to finish

June 10, 2019Ginger Hill, Managing Editor

From the showroom floor and education sessions to motivational speakers, one-on-one interviews and central stage talks lead by SSN as the premier media sponsor of ESX, the goal of #PassionateSecurity was more than fulfilled. In my opinion, this passion for security was best seen as industry peers openly shared their experiences with others via conversations, interactive education sessions, networking events and receptions—even if that meant sharing with the competition, all in the name of keeping...

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ESA Leadership Summit 2019 provided valuable education, business contacts

February 13, 2019SSN Staff

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. Receiving a Net Promoter Score (NPS) of 85, reveals well over half of the total number of attendees are willing to recommend the summit to others.Feedback from a couple of attendees was published in a recent press release:...

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New privacy initiative, headed by ADT, to establish home security standards, best practices

January 29, 2019Ginger Hill, Managing Editor

Yesterday in the United States, Data Privacy Day 2019 was celebrated. On social media, tweets flew by offering tips on how to protect data against hackers. Security professionals and enthusiasts on LinkedIn discussed the topic at hand while top privacy leaders, such as the National Cyber Security Alliance Executive Director, Kelvin Coleman; Eva Velasquez, president and CEO, Identity Theft Resource Center; and CEO Larry Magid of Connect Safely, among others, convened in San Francisco for an afternoon...

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ESA and CEDIA expand educational offerings to members

August 9, 2017SSN Staff

IRVING, Texas—The Electronic Security Association and CEDIA announced a new training relationship that will expand the educational opportunities for members of both associations.“We are excited to roll out this reciprocal training program,” Merlin Guilbeau, ESA executive director and CEO, said in a prepared statement. “The program allows us to offer education that expands from our core security and life safety expertise for those members interested in exploring AV, control...

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Industry associations warn against deceptive sales practices

May 10, 2017Spencer Ives

SACRAMENTO, Calif.—The Better Business Bureau, the Electronic Security Association, The Monitoring Association, and ADT—as well as targets and victims of deceptive sales practices—gathered here on May 9 to discuss the harm these sales techniques do to customers as well as the industry.“In 2016, over half a million consumers nationwide turned to BBB to look up information about home security companies, but they also came to us to complain,” Lynn Conner, interim president...

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