Tess Nacelewicz

As managing editor, Tess works on developing a rapport with industry leaders to report and write on industry news, concentrating on the fire and residential beats. Her focus is on writing stories important to installers, integrators, manufacturers and distributors. Before joining Security Systems News in September 2010, Tess was a newspaper reporter in Maine for more than two decades. Most of that time, she worked for The Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram, and also was an occasional stringer for The New York Times. Tess has a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University and a master’s in linguistics from the University of Michigan. She lives in Maine with her husband and a demanding cat.

Recent Articles

Eaton Cooper Notification product called a ‘robust solution’ for complete life safety
Wed, 04/16/2014
The sprinkler renovation project is an example of one of the many types of verticals Brothers specializes in
Wed, 04/16/2014
The Canadian company says residents of multifamily residential units want home automation features too
Wed, 04/09/2014
It’s billed as a first time collaboration between an alarm company and a solar provider and a way to provide a comprehensive offering that reflects the consumer demand for energy-efficient smart homes
Wed, 04/02/2014
Plans to move into at least three more states, ‘slowly and methodically’ expanding its teleselling/door-knocking approach
Mon, 03/31/2014