News, December 2021

Dec. 2, 2021

Virtual Door Security Solutions Tour

ASSA ABLOY’s online 360-degree virtual tour allows university decision-makers to see how security and access control solutions can be used to create a sustainable, safe and healthy learning environment.

The self-guided digital walk-through creates an immersive experience that illustrates the important role of door security and access control on a college campus. It also simplifies the process of identifying which solutions are best suited for common problems that face today’s universities.

“With the help of our 360-degree online tour, universities will be able to visualize how door security solutions can be used to address everyday challenges, from ADA compliance to classroom scheduling and residence hall security,” says Jeremy Saline, senior director of business development, ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions Americas. “Our goal is to make it as easy as possible for universities to understand how they can improve safety and security on their campuses.”

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Alarm Lock Gives Away Harley-Davidson

Alarm Lock, a division of NAPCO Security Technologies, recently awarded David Nolan of R.J. Lock & Security the winning prize from its popular Number Ones Trilogy T2 Contest. The contest, named to play off the popularity of Alarm Lock’s No. 1 push-button access Locks in their class and the Harley-Davidson motorcycle’s No. 1 status in its, ran through June. Nolan was chosen out of all the lock professionals who registered purchases of a T2 Series DL2700/DL2800 Trilogy lock from a participating distributor nationwide.

On Oct. 19, Peter Lowenstein, Alarm Lock vice president of sales, presented Nolan with his new Harley-Davidson Sportster motorcycle at his local Rommel Harley-Davidson dealership in Smyrna, Delaware.  

“We’ve been using Alarm Lock Trilogy locks at R.J. Lock & Security for 25 years,” Nolan says. “I was shocked when I received the call that I won the contest. I’ve been a bike enthusiast all my life. In fact, I just recently sold my bike, so this was a wonderful surprise! They [Alarm Lock Trilogy locks] are the only locks that stand up to the brutal conditions of the East Coast beaches.”

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Kaba Mas, a global security and access control products manufacturer specializing in government use and a subsidiary of dormakaba, has named two global security experts to its board of directors. Michael Chiavacci is the chief revenue officer for 3SI Security Systems, and Peter Dordal is the president of Gardaworld Federal Services.

“I am delighted to appoint Mike and Pete to the Kaba Mas LLC board of directors,” says Alex Housten, chief operating officer for dormakaba. “Both are accomplished security industry experts. Mike brings proven expertise in technology, digital innovation and product development. Pete contributes significant experience in sales, market development, national security and compliance. I am looking forward to their collective contributions to the Kaba Mas LLC organization.”

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Aiphone has announced the creation of a National Account Team, which will play an instrumental role in managing and growing the company’s business with multiple customers in the United States.

Michelle Chiles, who oversees the West Coast, and Robert DiRico, who oversees the East Coast, recently assumed the position of national account managers for their respective region. This expansion began as an effort to streamline multistate projects and to provide a single contact for large-scale project coordination.

“One of our business goals at Aiphone has always been to understand and consider the needs of our customers, along with offering superior service,” says Stephen Martorano, director of national accounts, Aiphone. “The creation of the National Account Team will provide customers with a seamless process for projects that span multiple geographic regions.”

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