Our portfolio of services is provided by a team of skilled and qualified experts, who have in-depth knowledge of security principles and processes, a comprehensive understanding of your vertical, experience in developing intricate projects, and adherence to Security 101’s core values of fanatical customer service and integrity.



Protecting People, Property & Profits

Security 101® is nationally-recognized as a leader in the security industry and viewed as one of the fastest growing commercial integrators in the US. From system design, engineering, and installation — to servicing electronic security systems, Security 101 offers a full range of services to our clients. Our business systems, specialized business operations software, and extensive training allow us to deliver the highest quality security systems and positive customer experiences.

As a true systems integrator, Security 101 is the only call you’ll need to make.

“Complete” design & engineering

Intercom & tele-entry systems

Custom programming

Mass notification systems

Project management

Wireless solutions

Visitor management systems

Access control systems

Video management systems

Intrusion detection systems

Unique software solutions for market-specific security challenges

Security system integration (video, access control & intrusion detection)

Extensive Service Portfolio

Security Reimagined

A comprehensive, purpose-built security environment is essential for businesses of any size to thrive. By partnering with Security 101, we can create an intelligent and integrated system that incorporates advanced video, access control, alarm monitoring, and visitor management solutions to help you maximize safety, efficiency, and productivity and detect and mitigate threats on time. 

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Our Team


Richmond, VA - 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 are 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.


Demus Oxford
Owner, President


Demus Oxford is the Owner and President of Security 101 – Richmond.  With more than 15 years of experience as a Senior IT and Project Manager at Altria, Demus has gained leadership experience through managing multiple teams and projects within a wide range of applications from development to deployment. He has a proven track record in the management of project execution, budgets, and regularly exceeding stakeholder expectations. He is a Certified Project Manager (PMP).

Demus is a member of the Richmond Chapter of ASIS, currently serving as the Membership Chairman. Demus is also a member of the Chesterfield County Career and Technical Education Advisory Committee.

Steve-Duke-headshotSteven Duke
Account Executive


Steven Duke is an Account Executive for Security 101 Richmond. Steven has ten years of experience in the security industry. Before joining Security 101 in 2021, he was Manager of Corporate Security and Facilities at Owens & Minor. Steven’s experiences as an end-user give him a unique advantage as an account executive. He is skilled in analyzing the security needs of a business, security system design, financial analysis, and project management.

Steven currently serves as the Vice President of the Richmond Chapter of ASIS and is a member of IFMA.

carl-quickCarl Quick
Project Manager


Carl Quick is the Project Manager for Security 101 – Richmond. He has over 12 years’ experience integrating Access Control, CCTV, Burglary, and Fire Systems. In the past he maintained diversified roles with some of Virginia’s largest electronic security companies. He brings with him a long history of installation and technical expertise in systems such as Honeywell, RBH, Avigilon, Silent Knight, Bosch, UTC Fire & Security, DMP, Pelco, AMAG and many other industry leading manufactures. Outstanding customer service and exceptional quality are his top priorities.

bill-tilghman-headshotBill Tilghman
Project Manager


Bill Tilghman is a Project Manager for Security 101 – Richmond. He started in the electrical industry as a card carrying Journeyman for 8 years and now has over 20 years’ experience in the Security industry integrating Access Control, Surveillance, Intrusion, and Fire Alarm Systems. His experience ranges from smaller systems such as Ademco, DMP, etc. to much larger scale enterprise systems such as AMAG, Lenel, Honeywell, Software House as well as many other leading manufacturers. He has a passion and talent for aligning security plans, processes, policies, and procedures with security standards and operational goals. Bill has proven experience directing all phases of complex projects while, managing, motivating, and mentoring team members to ensure the end result meets, or exceeds, all expectations.


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Security 101® Careers


Being a part of TEAM101 has a special meaning to our dedicated personnel. At Security 10®, we are continuously seeking qualified, highly-motivated individuals who demonstrate our guiding principles of fanatical customer service, integrity, and fun. Grow with us and thrive within an organization dedicated to excellence.

We are actively seeking top talent for the following position(s):

Account Executive

Security 101 – Richmond is now recruiting an Account Executive that can identify, qualify, and develop new customer opportunities by creating market awareness of Security 101 products and services. As an Outside Sales Representative in a B2B sales role, the ideal candidate will be actively seeking new business and building relationships with prospects while maintaining relationships and connections with their existing clients.


Lead Technician

Security 101 – Richmond is now recruiting Commercial Security Lead Installation Technicians that have experience installing and programming commercial security devices for new construction projects and modifications for existing security systems.


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