Security Industry Recruiting Center is the Answer to Your Hiring Needs
One of the toughest things about the security industry is getting the word out about what our field has to offer qualified candidates. The Security Industry Recruiting Center is dedicated to matching these individuals with employers through interactive search functionality, job listings, personal portals to store career documents, career advice, and resources for job seekers and counselors, alike. Learn more.

Trouble Shooting Communications and Notification Devices
The featured National Training School CEU is Trouble Shooting Communications and Notification Devices. Troubleshooting communication problems is critical to ensuring the alarm system is doing all it can to protect your customers and getting them the help they need when they need it. Expand your knowledge and learn how to diagnose and choose the right solution. Learn more.

Are You Reading Security Nation’s latest Issue?
The 2016 March/April Security Nation issue is here! Security Nation showcases editorials from ESA leaders, government relations updates, membership information, and business features covering a wide array of industry-related topics. This member-only publication is a look into the future of the electronic security industry. To read the current and past issues of Security Nation, visit ESAweb and log in!

Network 24/7 with Help From an ESX Hotel Partner
ESX is just over 6 weeks away and rooms are booking up fast. ESX has negotiated the best rates at hotels near the Convention Center and when you stay at an ESX hotel, you are positioning yourself for quality networking with the convenience of location. Choose from the Sheraton Fort Worth, Renaissance Worthington, and Holiday Inn Express Fort Worth Downtown hotels.

The Lowest Rates for ESX End April 30th
The window is closing for your opportunity to save big on your ESX registration. SuperSaver rates are active until April 30th. Make sure you take advantage of the ESX attendee pass options to customize your ESX experience. To discover which pass is best for you and to lock down the best rates for ESX, visit

ESX Hosts the ESA Annual Meeting
Get ready to discuss ESA in depth and recognize prestigious industry award winners at the ESA Annual Meeting to be held during ESX. The meeting will take place on Tuesday, June 7th at 4 p.m. at the Fort Worth Convention Center. For more details about association meetings during ESX, click here.

Attendees Love the Heart of ESX
The layout for ESX is all about networking, just ask ESX Chairman George De Marco. Watch De Marco explain ESX Central, the heart of the expo floor, and the type of attendees ESX attracts. To see the power of ESX and connections you can make, register here. Don’t forget to check out the ESX exhibit hall floorplan.

Custom Alarm Receives WBDC Certification
Custom Alarm in Rochester, MN has been honored in receiving a Women’s Business Enterprise national certification by the Women’s Business Development Center, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council. This prestigious documentation shows a commitment to diversity and ensures the continued development of the supplier/vendor diversity program. Read more.

State Licensing Just Got Easier
Need information on intrusion, fire, video, access control and PER’s organized by state? Look no further. ESA’s State Licensing Guide is your go-to member resource for up-to-date, state-specific material. To get the latest licensing information for the electronic life safety and security industry click here and choose your state (member login required).

Techsource Distributors/NuTech Group
The NuTech Group consists of a Sales Representative Firm and Distribution Company in the consumer electronics channel. We offer high quality audio/video/custom installation brands that represent a solid profit opportunity for our dealers. We also offer technical training and support to implement these products successfully for your clients. As this category is related to the electronic systems for security dealers, NuTech Group can help you expand your offerings and grow your business.

GELSSA Spring Quarterly Meeting
The Georgia Electronic Life Safety and Systems Association Spring Quarterly Meeting will be Thursday, April 28th. It will begin with a board meeting at 3 p.m. followed by a general meeting at 4 p.m. featuring special guest speaker Sean Downey. SDI, the event sponsor, will be providing dinner at 6 p.m. Visit GELSSA for more information.

LLSSA Region V Meeting
Join the Louisiana Life Safety & Security Association at their Region V Meeting on April 26th at the West Monroe Convention Center. The meeting will begin at 11:30 a.m. and feature guest speaker Terry Williams, City of Monroe fire chief. Please RSVP here or visit the LLSSA event page for more information.

NJESA Southern Membership Meeting
The New Jersey Electronic Security Association will be hosting their Southern Membership Meeting on Thursday, April 28th at 3:30 p.m. The event will be held at The Hotel MJ in Mount Laurel, New Jersey and guest speaker Rob Black of Royal Bank America Leasing will discuss “Financing for Your Customers.” For a full schedule and event registration, click here.

Telecom Issues Still Key in Congress: The Internet of Things
Despite information to the contrary that major broadband rewrites of telecom laws will not be started by Congress until 2017, this session of Congress continues to consider telecom bills that are of interest to the industry. A bipartisan bill known as the DIGIT Act, or “Developing Innovation and Growing the Internet of Things,” was introduced. Read more.

How to Build a Great Team With CEDIA Business Xchange
The CEDIA Business Xchange is coming to San Diego May 11th through 13th at Kona Kai Resort & Spa. Join in this two-day extravaganza dedicated to helping businesses build dynamic and committed teams. This event is highly-targeted toward owners and senior team members with the drive to make their company stronger. Find event details here.

The Changing Economics of DIY
Traditional security companies are taking a long look into the growing market if DIY security and assessing the benefits and risks. Keeping the customer experience at the center of all business operation is key, says Chris Johnson, President of LiveWatch Security. Learn what it takes to be successful in this new arena of security and read the full article here.

Q & A That Could Save You Time and Money
It’s not every day that you have the opportunity to speak with an attorney who specializes in alarm companies without walking away with a hefty bill to pay. Ask the Attorney in Security Nation is your chance to get answers without the cost. Check out the latest Q&A discussing indemnity clauses and certified dealer agreements with supplier companies here.

It’s the Year of the Worker: Big Labor and the Little Guy
California and New York have added their names to the increasingly long list of locations boasting a $15 per hour minimum wage. The security industry wants to know what this means and what to expect in the future. Click here to find out the details of the new bills and how they can affect your business, no matter where you live.

Photo Highlights from the AIREF 13th Annual Golf Classic
ESX 2016-What’s Your Registration Type?
Team ESA Gives Back to Mission 500


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