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Monitoring Matters

EMERgency 24 hires new VP of operations and administration

December 5, 2018Spencer Ives

EMERgency 24, a network of wholesale monitoring centers headquartered in Des Plaines, Ill., recently named Steve Mayer its vice president of operations and administration. Mayer will replace long-time executive, Patrick Devereaux, who has retired but will remain with the company in an advisory role. Prior to joining EMERgency24, Mayer served as the VP of operations for Cook's Direct, an Illinois-based distribution company. He has also worked in finance, operations, corporate real estate and procurement...

Baird Larson, Emergency 24, Patrick Devereaux, Steve Mayer


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Monitoring Matters

ISC West 2015—The daily monitoring report

April 13, 2015Spencer Ives

Friday, Day 3 The last day, like the first, started off with a great meeting at the media stage. This time I met George De Marco, ESX chair, and talked about how the different ways booths look to bring in visitors, everything from booth design to attractions. Then I headed into the show floor for a meeting with Cliff Dice, company president and CEO, and Carol Enman, Dice SVP for strategic business. We talked a lot about the reception of Dice's cloud-hosted central monitoring software platform, now...

a.p.i. Monitoring, Acadian Monitoring Services, Affiliated Monitoring, Altronix, BluePoint, Bold Technologies, Centra-Larm, COPS Monitoring, dice, Dynamark


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On The Editor's Desk

Of integrators and ice buckets

August 27, 2014Martha Entwistle

Since we're coming up on the long weekend, and saying good bye to summer this week, I thought I'd go easy on mergers and acquisitions and prep for ASIS stuff, and instead use this space this week for a couple of videos you may be interested in. Yup, it's more ALS ice bucket challenge videos. This time, starring folks from integration firms and central monitoring stations. You may be getting tired of seeing everyone and her sister pouring buckets of ice over their heads, or you may not. Either way,...

ALS, central monitoring stations, Dakota Security, Emergency 24, systems integration firms


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Fire Systems Installation

Fire monitoring bill raising alarm in Illinois

February 24, 2011Tess Nacelewicz

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill.—The Illinois Electronic Security Association is leading a fight against a new state bill that would give public fire districts sole control over fire alarm monitoring, and says its efforts have received strong support not only from the industry but other business groups. “The response has been incredible,” Kevin Lehan, executive director of IESA, which is based here, told Security Systems News on Feb. 17. He said the Illinois Manufacturers' Association, the...

ADT, Emergency 24, Fire District Antitrust Exemption, HB 1301, House Bill 1301, IESA, Illinois Electronic Security Association, Kevin Lehan, Rep. Donald Moffitt


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Residential

Embezzlement probe at association ongoing

October 28, 2010Daniel Gelinas

WEST ALLIS, Wis.—Marsha Kopan, former executive director of the Illinois Electronic Security Association, is the subject of an ongoing criminal investigation that began when the West Allis Police arrested her on Sept. 24. Police brought Kopan in on check fraud and forgery charges stemming from work she did with a non-security association. Upon further investigation into Kopan's business ties, authorities contacted the IESA, and suggested they take a look at their accounts. Kopan's paper and...

Chet Donati, Detective Jeff Nohelty, embezzlement, Emergency 24, Executive Secretarial Services, IESA, Illinoise Electronic Security Association, Kevin Lehan, Marsha Kopan, West Allis PD


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