Our local team is comprised of seasoned security professionals who are ready to handle any size commercial electronic security systems project or service needs you may have. At Security 101 our expansive network of industry talent is deep — and our unique business model allows for every team member to stay connected. Here's a few key Team101 members in your local area. Get connected, follow us on Linkedin® and join the conversation. Our dedication to security excellence is second-to-none and we are ready to start earning your trust today.
Nancy Ford is the Owner & President of Security 101 — Salt Lake. Nancy has over 25 years of professional Technology leadership experience with major fortune 500 companies, such as American Express and IBM. Nancy served as the Director of Global Disaster Recovery for American Express. Previously, she served as the CIO for the American Express Bank. Nancy is licensed and certified as an Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), and Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC). Nancy serves on the board of directors for the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) and she is the President of the Utah Chapter for the National Association of Professional Women (NAPW). Recently, she was recognized as one of the top “30 Women to Watch”. Nancy is an FAA Licensed Pilot and has been appointed to the National Drone Advisory Committee Subcommittee; crafting recommendations to the FAA for the safe integration of commercial drones into the National Airspace. Nancy actively serves in the community supporting non-profit organizations.
Rob is the Vice President of Operations and Co-owner at Security 101 — Salt Lake. He has over 25 years leading global enterprise teams that manage complex systems with IBM. Rob has over 30 years of advanced technical expertise in server architecture, data center management, infrastructure & physical security. Rob has his Advanced Certification in Milestone, Honeywell, ONSSI, AXIS IP Video Surveillance as well as expert experience in server and security automation with Dell, HP and IBM. He is a licensed Certified Information System Auditor (CISA), and Microsoft Certified Professional. Rob is also an FAA licensed Pilot. His unique ability to bridge communication between customers and technical professionals has contributed to success serving large customers such as Morgan Stanley, American Express, and Williams Energy.
Carl serves as the Commercial Sales Director for Security 101 in the Utah region. He provides Integrated Security System Solutions, focusing on our commercial client acquisition activities and ensures the unique requirements for each project are met through risk assessments and ROI analysis. Carl is a seasoned professional with over 20 years’ experience in consultative sales management to large corporate clients, and recognized for building trusted relationships that span F100 companies. Carl’s deep technology experience includes serving as Global Manager, VPN Programs and Commercial Sales at iBAHN for over 10 years. During his tenure, Carl successfully implemented programs to over 1,100 key accounts globally including Marriott, Chase, Disney, MGM, General Motors, EBay and Google. Locally, Carl has provided security solution designs for multiple security integration projects. Some include: City of South Jordan, Hexcel, Chevron, Advanced Composites, Sundance, Marriott, Midvale City, ATK and Novell.
Brian is the Senior Security Sales Specialist for Security 101 for the Mountain Region. He provides security consulting and technical expertise to customers by helping designing Integrated Security System Solutions and specifying life safety needs for hospitals, universities, mines, airports, and correctional facilities. Brian has been a leader in the IT and security industry for more than 15 years. Starting his career in the military as a Communications and Computer Specialist, he finished his Bachelor of Science in Business Management and continued his career in the security industry specializing in security integration, risk assessment, government sales, and wireless infrastructure design. Brian has facilitated the implementation of some of the largest wireless networks and surveillance systems in the U.S. such as Chicago City-Wide Surveillance Initiative, JFK Airport, and Atlanta PD. Locally, Brian has provided security solutions for: Utah Transit Authority, U of U, FMC, Tooele ATC, Kennecott, Newmont Gold Mine, and Elko City.
Larry is the Operations Manager at Security 101. Larry’s success in the security industry has been driven by his unique advanced understanding of technical engineering and his extraordinary customer service skills. Larry has been in the security industry for over 10 years working with Access Control, CCTV, System Integration and Burglar Alarm systems. Larry has numerous certifications within the security industry. Some of his large projects have been: eBay Data Center, Oracle Data Center, Uinta County School District, Salt Lake School District and service work for the U of U Hospital. He was the leader for all work completed for Exxon, the City of South Jordan, Promontory Academy, Sliver Eagle Refinery, Teva, Ultradent and many others. Larry is responsible for the end to end Operations project life cycle from Engineering & Solution Design to Final Implementation. He facilitates resource management across multiple projects simultaneously and ensures the effective project deployment and service team responsiveness. Larry manages our contracting relationship and customer satisfaction.
Ron is our Security Sales Director for Security 101 in the Utah, Wyoming, Idaho and northern Nevada regions. He provides Integrated Security Solutions for our corporate clients based on risk assessments and ROI analysis to exceed customer expectations. Ron has over 25 years of professional experience working at Microsoft providing software solutions to Fortune 100 companies in Healthcare, Oil and Gas, Manufacturing and Education. Ron has a Master’s degree in Economics from the University of South Florida and currently teaches online courses at Brigham Young University – Idaho. His unique background and experience helps customers realize the economic benefit of our solutions thorough expert design, architecture and value engineering. Ron’s tenure working with large corporate clients has been an asset to providing technical solutions for complex environments and developing strategic deployment plans, customized for each client. A few of his keystone clients were Texas Children’s Hospital, BP, Haliburton, Baker Hughes and Humana.
Greg is the Director of Business Development for Security 101 — Salt Lake. He manages Strategic Security Consulting, leveraging 37 years of expertise. His tenure working in all segments of the security industry provides unique expert level knowledge and insight. Greg works closely with our clients to develop risk-based solutions that support their long term security roadmap. He balances the technology investment with security provisioning though developing solutions that are specific to a client’s vulnerabilities. Greg has designed complex solutions for several companies that include Corporate Fortune 100 companies, Government Facilities, Hospitals, Universities, Airports, Religious Organizations, Retail, and Critical infrastructure. Greg has a Business Management degree and several Security Certifications. Greg has facilitated some of the largest security systems in the Mountain West, such as The LDS Church, Micron Technologies, Intermountain Power Plant, Novell, Chevron, Global Starbucks, Nuskin, Kennecott, Stateline Casino and Comcast NBC.
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