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Specifically Speaking with Bill Durso, The Durso Group

January 18, 2023Cory Harris, Editor

YARMOUTH, Maine—Security Systems News’ monthly column Specifically Speaking features Bill Durso, CPP, Founder and Principal Advisor, The Durso Group (TDG), LLC, formerly Secure Protection Solutions, based out of the Greater Philadelphia area. “I have had a company since 2006 doing small projects and is now a full-time provider of unique security and business advisory services,” Durso told SSN. SSN: What kinds of systems do you design/specify and what services does the company...

Bill Durso, ISC Security Events, Philadelphia Youth Basketball, The Durso Group


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SIA’s AcceleRISE virtual conference set for Aug. 23-25

May 19, 2021SSN Staff

SILVER SPRING, Md. —The Security Industry Association (SIA) has announced details for the 2021 AcceleRISE conference – an essential experience hosted by SIA’s RISE community for young professionals in the security industry – taking place virtually Aug. 23-25. The 2021 AcceleRISE event will challenge tomorrow’s security leaders to test their limits, escape their comfort zones and grow their industry expertise. “I am so excited about AcceleRISE...

ADT, Allegion, AMAG Technology, Axis Communications, BCD International, Brivo, Cam-Dex, Erin Mann, Group337, ISC Security Events, Lee Odess, Northland Controls, Security Industry Association (SIA), WeSuite


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Women in Security

Women in Security: Mary Beth Shaughnessy

December 9, 2019Paul Ragusa

Mary Beth Shaughnessy, who is active in the SIA Women in Security Forum, is first to point out that the group's mission is to promote, recruit and cultivate the leadership of women for a more inclusive and diversified industry. “We do this through offering programs, professional development opportunities and networking events,” she explained. “The diverse group is comprised of industry executives who hold many different positions within security organizations. It is always...

ISC Security Events, Mary Beth Shaughnessy, Reed Exhibitions, Security Industry Association (SIA), SIA Women in Security Forum (WISF), Women in Security


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Preliminary agenda released for Cyber:Secured Forum

April 17, 2019SSN Staff

DALLAS—ISC Security Events, PSA Security Network and the Security Industry Association (SIA) have revealed the preliminary agenda for the 2019 Cyber:Secured Forum, a conference connecting the worlds of cybersecurity, physical security and systems integration. This second annual cybersecurity educational summit will be held at the Westin Dallas Park Central July 29-31 in Dallas, Texas.Cyber:Secured Forum 2019 will begin on the evening of Monday, July 29, with a welcome networking reception and...

Cyber:Secured Forum, Cybersecurity, ISC Security Events


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Keynote speakers announced for Cyber:Secured forum

May 7, 2018SSN Staff

DENVER—The Security Industry Association, PSA Security Network and ISC Security Events have announced the keynote speakers for the upcoming Cyber:Secured Forum—an event centered on how to improve and maintain the cybersecurity of integrated solutions and physical security systems.At this inaugural event held here June 4–6, U.S. Attorney for Colorado Bob Troyer and Judy Smith, chief of the Colorado U.S. Attorney's Office's Cybercrime and National Security Section, will discuss the cyber-threat...

Bill Bozeman, Bob Troyer, Cyber:Secured Forum, Don Erickson, ISC Security Events, Judy Smith, Will Wise


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On The Editor's Desk

PSA, SIA and ISC launch cybersecurity conference

January 10, 2018Paul Ragusa

DENVER—Cyber:Secured Forum, a cybersecurity summit focusing on integrated systems, will launch with an inaugural gathering here, on June 4-6, 2018, under a partnership formed by PSA Security Network, the world's largest systems integrator cooperative, ISC Security Events (Reed Exhibitions, the global tradeshow company) and the Security Industry Association (SIA), a leading trade association for global security solution providers. “Sophisticated cybervulnerabilities and threats...

Cybersecurity, ISC Security Events, PSA Security Network (PSA), Security Industry Association (SIA)


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Conference attendance depends on companies more than show

October 28, 2015Spencer Ives

YARMOUTH, Maine—Before attending a conference, security executives pay more attention to their budget, timing and their current projects than what the show offers, according to responses in Security Systems News' latest poll. But, when it comes to the show, respondents were almost evenly split between location, attendees/keynotes/speakers and “something different.” Attending a conference depends on money, time and current company projects, according to 69 percent. Thirty...

Atlas Security Service, Cotiviiti, Femac Security Solutions, ISC Security Events, Jim Wade, John Wilkinson, Paul McGinley, RFI Communications, Security Systems News (SSN), Terry Crandall, Tracy Hendrix, Wyandotte Alarm Company


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On The Editor's Desk

Women and security technology

May 7, 2014Martha Entwistle

I'm here at PSA-TEC in Westminster, Colo., where today I had a chance to catch up with Christine Lanning, president of systems integration firm IST. Christine and her husband Andrew (CEO) founded IST, a PSA Security owner, in 1998. Here's a story I wrote about the company a couple years ago.� This year, Christine was honored as one of this year's Women's Security Council 2014 Women of the Year. IST just finished moving its headquarters to a new facility that they own, (and...

Andrew Lanning, Bethany Taylor, Christine Lanning, Dakota Security, ISC Security Events, IST, Kirsten Klokis, Northland Control Systems, Security Industry Association (SIA), Women in Security


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A smart move by ISC, SIA and the WSC

April 16, 2014Martha Entwistle

This is an old-fashioned industry in too many ways, so I'm always thrilled when I hear news like this: the Security Industry Association, ISC and the Women's Security Council will be awarding a full scholarship for a woman student enrolled in the new Mercer County Community College security degree program in 2015. “This scholarship program�is made possible with financial support from SIA and ISC and we are incredibly honored by their support and generosity,” Rhianna Daniels,...

Don Erickson, Ed Several, ISC Security Events, Reed Exhibitions, Rhianna Daniels, Security Industry Association (SIA), Women in Security


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TycoIS sues ISC; N.J. integrator files counterclaim

June 26, 2013Martha Entwistle

TOMS RIVER, N.J.—Claims of trade secrets stolen, employees poached and counterclaims that Tyco is trying to run a much smaller competitor out of business fill two lawsuits—one filed by Tyco Integrated Security at the end of May and a counterclaim filed by Integrated Security & Communications on June 24. At the center of the lawsuit are three former employees of SST: Thomas Catagnus, John Pichola and Joel Richman. SST was the platform for ADT (now Tyco Integrated Security) to launch...

ADT, ISC Security Events, Physical Security, SST


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