As we head into the Labor Day holiday, the long weekend running September 4 through 7 poses threats for major strikes in cargo theft. Labor Day is always the starting gun for an average 61% increase in cargo theft because stores start stocking up for Black Friday.
Columbia, SC, Aug. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Electric Guard Dog, the #1 Theft Deterrent Service™, announced they are making their fourth appearance on the Inc. 5000 List of America's Fastest Growing Private Companies. The award comes on the heels of a slew of accolades for the electric security fence company including rankings on the SDM 100, SD&I's Fast 50 of Security Integrators, and Best Places to Work in South Carolina.
Recently the American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS) International and the Institute of Finance and Management (IOFM) published The United States Security Industry,the first definitive study of the security market since the Hillcrest Report II in 1990. Having digested the report from the perspective a perimeter physical security provider, some interesting points shine through:
As one of the proud sponsors of The North Carolina League of Transportation and Logistics Conference in Myrtle Beach, SC, we at Electric Guard Dog were there for the event. Congratulations to Fred Piercy, Sr. of CV International for receiving the Bill H. Teague Lifetime Achievement Award — well deserved.
By Jack DeMao
Last week I was at the 10th annual SDM 100 Gala because Electric Guard Dog was being honored as one of the top 100 private security companies in the U.S. But in a rare and fantastic moment, I joined with other honorees to honor our very special hosts: the editors and publishers of SDM Magazine, as they’re celebrating 25 years compiling and releasing the most reputable and recognized rankings of the top private security companies in the U.S., the SDM 100.