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WISE panelists in the spotlight at CAA winter convention


WISE panelists in the spotlight at CAA winter convention

November 27, 2023SSN Staff

SAN FRANCISCO – The California Alarm Association (CAA) has announced that the symposium at its Winter Convention will feature three panelists from the Women In the Security Evolution (WISE) group. Scheduled for Friday, Dec. 8, from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. PST at the Fairmont San Francisco Hotel, this year's CAA Executive Symposium will be moderated by industry veteran George De Marco and will spotlight three executives from WISE. Those individuals are Kelly Bond, partner at...

Audrey Pierson, California Alarm Association (CAA), Cathy Rempel, Convention, electronic security, George De Marco, Joey Rao-Russell, Kelly Bond, Women In the Security Evolution (WISE)

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On The Editor's Desk

Security Connected

June 7, 2023Cory Harris, Editor

When I arrived in Louisville this week for ESX 2023, one of the first things I noticed while walking to the registration area was a big display with balloons and neon lights celebrating 75 years of the Electronic Security Association (ESA). I said to myself, “Wow, that is quite an accomplishment.” 75 years of ESA serving as the largest trade association in the U.S. representing the electronic life safety and security industry. I’m not exactly going out on a limb to say that...

2023, Amy Becker, Electronic Security Association (ESA), Electronic Security Expo (ESX), George De Marco, Joey Rao-Russell, John Loud, Jon Acuff, Kelly Bond, Kirk MacDowell, MacGuard Security Advisors, Merlin Guilbeau, New York Times, Nicola Oakie, Tondria Isaacs Lopeztello, Tracy Larson

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ESA’s 2023 Youth Scholarship Program launches

December 13, 2022SSN Staff

DALLAS—The Electronic Security Association (ESA) announced that is now accepting entries to its 2023 ESA Youth Scholarship Program. The electronic security industry works intimately with the public safety sector. Police, firefighters, paramedics and EMTs offer a vital service to our communities, in our shared goal of keeping people, places and property safe.   To give back to this group that so positively impacts the communities around us, ESA developed the ESA Youth...

2023, Electronic Security Association (ESA), Jason Etter, Karen Smith, Kelly Bond, Lilianne Chaumont, Luke Rainey, Mike Perdue, Youth Scholarship Program

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Monitoring Matters

On the Mic

June 22, 2022Cory Harris, Editor

From the keyboard to the big stage! Growing up, I had aspirations of becoming a sportscaster. When I was in college, I took a major step in fulfilling that dream as I called basketball and football games on the school radio station, and even hosted a one-hour sports talk show on Sunday nights. After graduating, I took my goals of becoming a sportscaster one step further by enrolling in the Connecticut School of Broadcasting in, where else, New Jersey! Unfortunately, if I wanted a job right...

Connecticut School of Broadcasting, Electronic Security Expo (ESX), ESPN, Kelly Bond, Marc Katz, Matt Barnette, Michael Lavway, PSA TEC, Rebecca Bayne

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ESA launches Leadership Identification and Nominating Committee (LINC)

January 25, 2022SSN Staff

DALLAS—How do you attract, collect, and mentor new board members? That was the question that led the Electronic Security Association (ESA) to launch the Leadership Identification and Nominating Committee (LINC). Leadership identification is pivotal for the growth and sustainability of ESA and the electronic security industry in the near and long-term future. The voice of young, diverse and driven leaders in the electronic security and life safety industry is vital to the long-term viability...

Anne Ferguson, Chris Heaton, Electronic Security Association (ESA), John Loud, Joseph Colosimo, Kelly Bond, Kirk MacDowell, Mark Hillenburg, Stuart Forchheimer

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Monitoring Matters

My Alarm Center is on the street Thursday night

November 18, 2015Spencer Ives

Executives from My Alarm Center will be sleeping on the streets of Philadelphia Thursday night, Nov. 19, participating in Covenant House's Sleep Out: Executive Edition. Covenant House is a homeless youth shelter, headquartered in New York. It holds sleep outs Weather reports say that Philadelphia has a 100 percent chance of rain on Thursday and temperature in the low 60s, middle 50s overnight. “We look at it this way: These kids that are homeless, they don't get to pick which weather that have...

Amy Kothari, Anastasia Bottos, Covenant House, Kelly Bond, My Alarm Center

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Alarm Capital Alliance expands into New Mexico

November 20, 2013Tess Nacelewicz

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa.—Alarm Capital Alliance has expanded into a new state with the acquisition of the New Mexico branch of Safeguard Security and Communications.The acquisition, which took place this fall, brings 1,400 mostly residential accounts totaling more than $50,000 in RMR to ACA, which is based here. It also expands the company's footprint to a total of 38 states.“This is a brand new market for us,” Kelly Bond, senior VP of sales and marketing for ACA, told Security Systems...

Alarm Capital Alliance (ACA), Kelly Bond, Safeguard Security and Communications

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Your RMR on steroids

May 29, 2013Rich Miller

YARMOUTH, Maine—Home automation and interactive services get most of the headlines when it comes to generating additional RMR, but alarm companies may be leaving money in the field if they're overlooking more basic opportunities, experts told participants at a recent ESX webinar.“Your RMR on Steroids: Expert Tips to Power Growth and Value” delved into newer technologies that hold the promise of a healthy return on investment. It also examined what companies can do to enhance the...

ADT, Alarm Capital Alliance (ACA), American Video and Security, ASG Security, Bob Ryan, home automation, Kelly Bond, Larry Folsom

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This Blog's on Fire (And Other Stuff)

ACA acquires in Alabama

August 15, 2012Tess Nacelewicz

Smooth. That's how Alarm Capital Alliance described a recent transaction that added more than 1,000 accounts to its existing account base in Alabama. ACA, a Media, Pa.-based independently-owned company that acquires and manages security alarm contracts, acquired the accounts through an asset purchase transaction with Ultimate Security of Scottboro, Ala., according to a news release issued last week. Ultimate Security will stay in business and continue to service ACA customers, according to the Aug....

Alarm Capital Alliance (ACA), Davis Mergers & Acquisitions Group, Kelly Bond, Richie Burns, Ron Davis, Security Systems News (SSN), Ultimate Security

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Alarm Capital Alliance: 2011 year of growth

December 6, 2011Tess Nacelewicz

MEDIA, Pa.—Alarm Capital Alliance, an independently owned company based here that acquires and manages security alarm contracts, recently announced it has made acquisitions of about $1 million during 2011, and expects its RMR will be more than $3.7 million by the end of the year.“We've grown significantly this year,” Kelly Bond, VP of sales and marketing for ACA, told Security Systems News.Amy Kothari, ACA president and CEO, told SSN by email that the company has focused on developing...

Alarm Capital Alliance (ACA), Amy Kothari, Kelly Bond

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