by Martha Entwistle, Security Systems News

Systems integrator The Protection Bureau has opened a new branch office in Richmond, Va.

I talked to Matthew Ladd, CEO of The Protection Bureau, about the new office today. “We had an opportunity that came to us with people in Richmond who wanted to work for the Protection Bureau,” he said. The integrator has 152 clients in the area and has had “an ongoing service need in region,” he said.

The systems integrator has grown to operate in nearly 40 states and staffs almost 100 employees. (more…)


The Protection Bureau in Exton is celebrating 40 years in business.

For the family-owned, second-generation business, the milestone is more than logging years: It’s about celebrating the founder and former chief executive officer of the company, Keith Ladd. (more…)

Learn how The Protection Bureau and fellow Security-Net partners are rolling out a seamless access control solution for USI Insurance Services’ 100+ locations. (more…)

Founder of The Protection Bureau lauded for life’s work in security (more…)

ECKey, the market leader in Smartphone Access Control Systems and Bluetooth Readers, recently announced that Chester County, PA, has chosen ECKey access control technology to install at their cell tower sites to provide more effective protection for such critical infrastructure. (more…)

By Heather Klotz-Young, SDM Magazine
September 2, 2014

Strategic partnerships are key to growing a successful business, yet initiating and then maintaining those business relationships takes time and money. SecurityXchange, Eagan, Minn., is an event that helps integrators and solutions providers efficiently and affordably establish partnerships where both parties gain business or strengthen existing relationships while finding new technology solutions. The 13th annual SecurityXchange was held in Park City, Utah, in August. (more…)

DC-based commercial security company grows with verified systems (more…)

Each year, manufacturers and service providers from across the various product segments within the security industry descend upon ISC West in Las Vegas to show off their latest and greatest innovations. (more…)