UNIONTOWN, OHIO – Securitas Electronic Security, Inc. (SES) has donated $7,000 to SIA RISE and the SIA Women In Security Forum. The donations benefited the organizations scholarship programs, helping young professionals and women thrive in the security industry through professional development. Securitas is proud to be a long-time Security Industry Association (SIA) sponsor.

SIA RISE is a professional community that fosters the careers of young professionals in the security industry. RISE is available to all employees at SIA member companies who are under 40 or have been in the security industry for less than two years. The SIA Women In Security Forum is a group for both women and men that offers programs and professional development opportunities to support the involvement of women in the security industry. The mission of the SIA Women in Security forum is to engage all security professionals to promote, recruit and cultivate the leadership of women for a more inclusive and diversified culture.

“Supporting the professional development of both women and young professionals in the security industry aligns with Securitas’ mission to cultivate a more diverse security workforce,” said Tony Byerly, President & CEO, Securitas Electronic Security, Inc. “Supporting tomorrow’s security leaders through development programs, training and certification has always been a key initiative for Securitas. Through external donation and our many internal programs, such as our SES Leadership Development Program (LDP) and SES Management Training Program (MTP), we strive to develop not only our people, but all security professionals, to create a more diverse and knowledgeable industry at large.”

For more information on SIA RISE, visit: www.securityindustry.org/professional-development/rise/. For more information on the SIA Women In Security Forum, visit: www.securityindustry.org/professional-development/women-in-security-forum/.

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