ATLANTA – September 2015 – This month, executives and managers from the Atlanta-based security company U.S. Security Associates join more than 20,000 security professionals in Anaheim, California for the ASIS International 61st Annual Seminar and Exhibits (ASIS 2015). ASIS International is the largest membership organization for security management professionals, and its annual conference is the security industry’s “can’t miss” event. ASIS 2015 takes place from September 28 to October 1 at the Anaheim Convention Center.
The show features more than 200 operational and information security sessions on issues ranging from counter-terrorism to malware to threats from unmanned vehicles. U.S. Security Associates will be well represented in these sessions by employees in their Consulting, Investigations & International Division. James Acevedo, CPP, CPS, executive director of global operations, is among the experts leading a session on countermeasures for unmanned systems and emerging threats. D.C. Page, senior vice president, is speaking in a session focused on Cuba and balancing national security with private interests.
In addition to “ripped from the headlines” education sessions and 600+ exhibits of the hottest technologies, new products, and must-have services, the conference offers a variety of networking events, from the opening welcome reception to the President’s Reception to the closing evening’s Foundation Night. Throughout the week, there are networking luncheons, receptions, dine-arounds, and nighttime events where security services professionals can meet peers from diverse industries around the world.
In the keynote address at Tuesday’s general session, Raymond W. Kelly, former commissioner of the New York Police Department, is offering his insights on cyber security and counter terrorism. Wednesday’s keynote speaker, General Michael Hayden, former director of the Central Intelligence Agency and former director of the National Security Agency, is speaking about political, economic, and security situations in hot spots around the world. At the closing luncheon on Thursday, General James Mattis, former commander of the United States Joint Forces Command, is sharing lessons on leadership and guidance.
U.S. Security Associates is one of the largest security companies represented on the ASIS 2015 exhibit floor, with a prime location by the exhibit hall entrance at Booth #1601. In the booth, U.S. Security Associates’ president & CEO, Richard L. Wyckoff, is joining the company’s corporate and division executives, managers from throughout the country, to include affiliates Andrews International and Staff Pro. Wyckoff commented, "We are excited to spend time with clients and prospects and share with them everything we have to offer, from new customer service and client engagement programs to the latest in our leading edge technology applications and service capabilities.”
U.S. Security Associates (USA) is the market-leading, wholly-owned American, full-service safety and security solutions provider. With over 160 locally-responsive offices, international locations and over 50,000 dedicated professionals, they offer the most complete array of physical security, remote surveillance, and global consulting and investigations to ensure better outcomes for thousands of clients and a range of industries. Innovative applications of leading-edge, proprietary technology enable USA to rank annually among the world's best training companies, sustain the highest standards of quality, and underscore world-class customer service with unparalleled accountability. USA's rise as one of the largest innovative security solutions leaders is a natural byproduct of these differentiators and enables the company to provide the most Safe. Secure. Friendly.® environments for people, assets, and brands. For more information, visit www.ussecurityassociates.com.
Natalie Fischer, Marketing Manager