About Vince Regan

Vince Regan, CPP, PSP, PCI is one of the most highly credentialed security professionals in the world. As Voice of Security President, he works full time to inform and educate colleagues in the security industry.
Author Archive | Vince Regan

Two-Factor Authentication

It’s somewhat odd how certain security technologies have very slow adoption rates where a great product, service, or technique can languish in obscurity for years before becoming popular and widespread. My own thought is IP Video followed this path, and PSIM (Physical Security Information Management) is in the throes of this reality right now.  But […]

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News Events & Security Marketing: Caution

The bombings at the Boston Marathon tripped up many a security manufacturer, integrator, pundit, and marketing staffer in the days and weeks since.  Sadly, many of these so-called security professionals remain unaware (or maybe aware, but unfazed) of their tumble. A tragedy like Boston is not the time to market your product, with all its […]

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5 Months Later: Sandy Hook School Violence

20 schoolchildren and 6 adult staff members fatally shot.  It was nearly five months ago that horrific school violence struck Sandy Hook Elementary school in the northeastern United States. In the first days and few weeks after the shootings, the world embraced Sandy Hook, the grieving parents, the entire community, and all the surviving children […]

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Mandated Video Surveillance?

In Michigan, a recent gas station abduction case has stirred national attention.  Newspapers and national morning news shows have focused on the case of missing gas station attendant Jessica Heeringa, asking viewers to be watching for a suspect outlined in a police sketch and to contact authorities with any information in the case. The case […]

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Q & A: Michele Freadman, CPP

Aviation Security Executives saw their role change dramatically after 9/11.  No airport was more affected than Boston Logan International from where two of the 9/11 hi-jacked airliners originated.  Over a decade later, Michele Freadman, CPP, is the Security Executive charged with coordinating aviation security at Boston Logan—a part of the Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport).  In […]

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Stand-Up Security Meetings

I’m a huge advocate of “Stand-Up” meetings.  That’s right, gathering a security staff together and having a discussion while standing up. On the face of it, the idea can sound silly.  Many might wonder how it’s any different than your team sitting around a conference room table and meeting. Others may think the whole idea […]

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We’re All Marketers

Often when we think of Security Marketing, we think of the manufacturers cranking out product press releases or planning for their next trade show.  Sometimes we think of Integrators and their efforts to influence and win new security accounts and projects for their business.  But what about the Marketing being done by the Security or […]

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Q & A: Eduard Emde, CPP

With 38,000 members worldwide, Eduard Emde is the first non-US member within ASIS International to be elected to the Presidency.  Making his home in the Netherlands, Eduard has been traveling the world extensively to promote ASIS and the Security Industry since taking office in January of this year.  Throughout his travels, Voice of Security has […]

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