Prepare to Protect Your Business in 2016
How many insurance claims were filed against you in 2015? Make sure your business is properly protected by visiting today to get a free quote on your general liability and errors and omissions insurance. Security America may even be able to save you thousands of dollars while providing the protection you need and the best claims management in the industry.

Top 5 Reasons to Join or Renew Your ESA Membership - #4
One more reason companies join or renew their ESA membership: Government Relations & Regulatory Advocacy. ESA provides a strong voice in representing your interests on a local, state and national level, lobbying elected officials on behalf of your industry and before regulatory agencies on legal and compliance mattes and provides up-to-date information affecting these issues. Call the ESA Member Service Center at (972) 807-6801 for more information!

Earn CEUs While Learning the Best Practices for Installing Residential Fire Alarms
Due to consumer requests or AHJ requirements, the demand for residential fire alarm systems is going up. Do you know all the important details that could save a life? ESA’s National Training School has repackaged its Residential Fire Alarm course to be offered online so that you can earn CEUs plus learn vital information on how best to install residential fire systems.

Learn Something New at the Summit
Tired of the same old song and dance? It’s easy to get stuck in the same rut with recurring seminar speakers and content but the 2016 Leadership Summit is showcasing something new! The Summit provides an impressive lineup of speakers and front-runners who are authorities in their industry to challenge the old-fashioned business practices and strategies. Read more.

Improve Your Professional Decision Making at the Summit
Shelley Row will present two seminars at the 2016 Leadership Summit focused on decision-making skills and maximizing productivity. Using expertise gained through the NeuroLeadership Institute, Row assists business leaders with developing a deeper appreciation of brain functioning so they can achieve more self-awareness, objectivity and discipline to their decision-making. Learn more about her sessions at

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NSA Scholarship Fundraiser Poker Party
Get your poker face ready and meet the Nevada Security Association (NSA) at their 6th Annual Scholarship Fundraiser Poker Party which will be held Nov. 6 at the Anthem Country Club in Henderson, NV. The night will be filled with friendly poker, food, raffles and networking. Register now and join the event that helps fund youth scholarships for children of police & firefighters in the community.

NJESA Regional Membership Meetings
Before the Holidays pick up, take a moment to recap the year and look to 2016 with the New Jersey Electronic Security Association (NJESA). The Southern Region Meeting will be on Nov. 3, the Central Region Meeting on Nov. 11 and the Northern Region on Nov. 18. Register now for the meeting nearest you!

Save the Date for the LLSSA Convention and Golf Tournament
Join the Louisiana Life Safety & Security Association (LLSSA) at their Convention on November 19 in Kenner, LA. Before the convention begins, help fund the Children of Police & Fire Officials Scholarship by partaking in the 19th Annual Golf Tournament on Nov. 18. Go ahead and secure your spot for the convention and the charitable golf tournament.

Don’t Miss the CAA Winter Convention
The California Alarm Association (CAA) invites you to their 2015 Winter Convention which will take place Dec. 9-12 in San Francisco. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn and network with people like Merlin Guilbeau, Executive Director & CEO of ESA, and Shannon Murphy, VP of ESA. Take a look at all of the events planned and be sure to register!

WAESA Western Lunch Meeting
Get involved with the ESA of Washington (WAESA) and join your peers at the Western Lunch Meeting. The Meeting will be held on Nov. 10 in Kent, WA and “ASAP to PSAP” will be presented by Glenn L. Schroeder with NetOne. Register online or RSVP at

SIAC Launches Raise Your Hand Campaign
The Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC) has launched a program to raise awareness of the continuing need to foster strong relationships between the electronic security industry and law enforcement. “The ‘Raise Your Hand Campaign’ focuses on SIAC’s role in preventing the type of legislation that can damage the industry and make it more difficult to protect our customers…” Read more.

Information Technology & Security Have Converged
Many technology writers and experts talk about “the coming information technology (IT) convergence” as if it’s some distant singular event coming in the future. The truth, however, is that it’s happening right now, all around us, many times in ways we never really think about. Read more.

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