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Sohovich departs Honeywell

December 7, 2011Martha Entwistle

MELVILLE, N.Y.—JoAnna Sohovich has resigned as president of Honeywell Security & Communications, Security Systems News has learned.Sohovich resigned Dec. 2, according to sources.Honeywell spokesman David Gottlieb confirmed that Sohovich “has decided to leave Honeywell to pursue other opportunities.”“We thank JoAnna for her contributions to the Security Group as well as other Honeywell businesses and wish her well in her future endeavors,” Gottlieb said.Sohovich was named...

David Gottlieb, First Alert Professional, Honeywell Security & Communications, JoAnna Sohovich

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Luxurious partnership for Honeywell

November 30, 2011Tess Nacelewicz

In this economic downturn, many security companies have bemoaned the fact that new housing starts are down. But Honeywell has formed a new partnership with Toll Brothers, a nationwide builder of luxury homes, that gives Honeywell an exclusive way to tap into the new construction market's lucrative side. Here's more from the news release that Melville, N.Y.-based Honeywell issued today: Honeywell has reached an exclusive agreement with Toll Brothers, America's Luxury Homebuilder, to provide its broad...

Bob Shipman, Felicia Ratka, Honeywell Security & Communications, Toll Brothers, Total Connect, VISTA, Westminster Security

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'Exploring new dimensions' at FAP convention

November 13, 2011Tess Nacelewicz

Veterans Day, the floods in Thailand and the "cookie ladies" were all part of the conversation at the opening session Friday at Honeywell's First Alert Professional Convention 2011 that I attended in Scottsdale, Ariz. Nov. 10-12. Friday was Veterans Day and JoAnna Sohovich, Honeywell Security & Communications president, started the general session off by thanking those who have served this country in the armed services. Later in the program, Sohovich, a graduate of the United States Naval Academy...

Dan Clark, First Alert Professional 2011 Convention, Honeywell Security & Communications, JoAnna Sohovich, John Jennings, Patric Egan, Scott Harkins

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New CO law business, learning opportunity

August 11, 2011Tess Nacelewicz

MARINA DEL REY, Calif.—California recently became the 35th state in the nation with carbon monoxide legislation. As of July 1, all existing single-family homes with an attached garage or a fossil fuel source are required to install CO alarms within the home. Previous legislation already mandated the detectors in new homes. The law is a way for the industry both to increase business and its knowledge and expertise regarding the devices, according to John Hopper, president of the California Alarm...

CAA, California Alarm Association, carbon monoxide, CO alarms, CO detectors, CO law, Honeywell Security & Communications, John Hopper, Sentry Alarm Systems of America, Tim Tracy

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General News

ISC West features new partnerships and acquisitions

April 7, 2011SSN Staff, SDN Staff

LAS VEGAS—What was new on Day 1 of ISC West 2011? As usual, there were a number of partnership announcements and a couple of acquisitions; new this year was lots of talk about physical security information management systems. PSIM announcements abounded on the show floor. IPVideo Corporation announced its first endeavor into the PSIM space with the release of C3 Fusion. Steve Sleicher, chief operating officer with IP Video said that the company, which has a video management software platform,...

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