October 28, 2016 8:32 PM ET

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Company Overview of Protection 1, Inc.

Company Overview

Protection 1, Inc. provides security services to residential, business, national account, and integrated system customers. The company offers smart home control solutions, such as home security, home automation, energy management, and personal health; video surveillance, wireless security, storm safety, remote access, energy management, and medical alert features; and monitoring services, including fire and smoke, carbon monoxide, flood, temperature, burglary, and medical alert monitoring to parents and families, pet owners, travelers, senior citizens, professionals, and military families. It also provides access control, analytics and reporting, communications systems, enterprise solutions,...

1035 North 3rd Street

Suite 101

Lawrence, KS 66044

United States

Founded in 1988

2,600 Employees





Key Executives for Protection 1, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Chief Information and Operating Officer
President of Security Monitoring Services Inc
Age: 48
Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President of Operations
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Protection 1, Inc. Key Developments

Druva Partners with Protection 1 to Extend Data Security to Small Businesses

Druva announced that together with Protection 1 the organization is bolstering its ability to address data protection needs for small and medium-sized businesses. The addition of Protection 1 to Druva's PartnerSync program for MSPs comes as the company launches the latest version of its MSP platform, which includes seamless integration between Druva's multi-tenant MSP management console and customer accounts, new global search capabilities, enhanced MSP administration login credentials, and customer identification improvements. Protection 1 Cyber Security, which includes Druva inSync, provides customized disaster recovery and network, endpoint and wireless security solutions to serve the small and mid-sized business market. Druva inSync is the market leader in endpoint data protection and governance, integrating scalable, high-performance endpoint backup, secure file access and synchronization, data loss prevention, compliance monitoring and eDiscovery capabilities in a single platform. Protection 1 serves more than two million customers and operates five UL-certified monitoring centers across the country. New Druva PartnerSync for MSPs capabilities included in this latest release: Streamlined Experience - Create and access new customer accounts from the MSP multi-tenant console. Global Search - Quickly locate a customer account from the MSP console and drill down to the customer account to manage users. MSP Administrator Login Credentials - System admins can use the same email address/login credentials to access all customer accounts. Customer Identification Improvements in Admin Alerts.

Tom Cummiskey Joins Protection 1 as its New Area Vice President of National Account Sales for the Western Region

Protection 1 announced that Tom Cummiskey has joined the organization as its new Area Vice President of Sales for the Western Region responsible for overseeing the sales and support of the company’s National Account and Enterprise customers. Cummiskey will be based in Denver Co. and report to Senior Vice President, National Account Sales Bob Dale. Cummiskey began his career in the security industry in 1985 as a Commercial Sales Representative for ADT Security Services. For the next 28 years, he would hold roles of ever increasing responsibility to include National Account Manager, Regional Director, Director and Vice President of National Accounts Sales. Before leaving ADT in 2013, he also served as Vice President of Business Development for what is now Tyco Integrated Security. As area vice president of National Account Sales, Cummiskey will be responsible for leading a team of national account managers in securing profitable sales of security systems and services by developing long-term relationships with large, multi-site commercial accounts.

Protection 1 Appoints Ken Rosen as Vice President, Residential Sales

Protection 1 has appointed Ken Rosen to serve as its new Vice President of Residential Sales, reporting to Chief Revenue Officer Jamie Haenggi. Rosen began his career in the security industry in 1996 as a Regional Director of Sales at ADT and has held multiple leadership positions throughout his career including General Manager, District General Manager, and most recently, National Director of Dealer Sales.

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