ESA of Florida to Host Inaugural Event on Sept. 20
Legislative Dinner Will Feature Chairman of the Electrical Contractors' Licensing Board
Irving, Texas (Sept. 13, 2012) — The newly launched ESA of Florida, the official chartered chapter for the Electronic Security Association, will host its inaugural event — a legislative dinner — featuring Ken Hoffman, Chairman of the Electrical Contractors' Licensing Board. The event is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 20 at 6 p.m. at Ruth's Chris Steak House in Fort Lauderdale. The restaurant is located at 2525 North Federal Highway.
During the dinner, Hoffman will discuss licensing requirements in the state of Florida and the function of the Electrical Contractors' Licensing Board. Updates on the development of ESA of Florida and the upcoming ESA Leadership Summit in Orlando (Feb. 18-21, 2013) will be shared.
"We're excited to kick off the activities of ESA of Florida with this legislative dinner," said Steve Paley, president of Rapid Security Solutions LLC and chairman of the ESA of Florida steering committee. "We're encouraging everyone interested in helping to grow the security integration and monitoring industry in Florida to attend."
"I'm honored to be speaking during this inaugural event for ESA of Florida," Hoffman said. "The security industry in Florida is primed for growth, and I'm happy to be able to address companies looking to improve their businesses and serve their customers even better."
The event — which is sponsored by Interlogix, Honeywell, Telguard and Tri-Ed/Northern Video Distribution — is open to both ESA members and non-members. Registration for ESA members is free; non-member registration is $35.
For more information or to register, visit www.esaweb.org/event/ESAofFLDinner or call ESA's Member Service Center at (888) 447-1689.
ABOUT ESA of FLORIDA
ESA of Florida, the official chartered chapter of the Electronic Security Association, focuses on the top challenge of the electronic life safety and security industry in Florida — stimulating demand in the commercial, institutional, industrial, residential and governmental markets. For more information, visit www.ESA-FL.org.
Established in 1948, the Electronic Security Association (ESA) is the largest trade association representing the electronic life safety and security industry. Member companies install, integrate and monitor intrusion and fire detection, video surveillance and electronic access control systems for commercial, residential, industrial and governmental clients. In cooperation with an alliance of chapter associations, ESA provides technical and management training, government advocacy and delivers information, advice, tools, and services that members use to grow their businesses and prosper. ESA may be reached at (888) 447-1689 or on the Web at www.ESAweb.org.