A diverse group of women, including high-placed executives and end users, are the recipients of the 2015 Women of the Year Awards from the Women’s Security Council.
Each was chosen from wide range of nominees, ranked on industry and work experience, volunteer roles within the industry and their communities and their reputation within the industry, according to a prepared statement from WSC.
“These impressive women … strive to make an impact not only in the field of security, but also in the business sphere and community-at-large,” Rhianna Daniels Hile, WSC director and CompassPR managing director, said in the statement.
The winners are:
Kristy Bradley-McMurtrie, director, safety and security, Conestoga College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning.
Ellen Cargill, chief technology office, Scallop Imaging.
Andrea Ferrando, industry vice president and show director, Expo Sequridad Mexico.
Victoria Ferro, president, Micro Key Solutions.
Christie Hamberis, vice president of merchandising, ScanSource Security.
Vivian Hodges, global procurement manager, Northland Control Systems
Barbara Holliday, director of dealer services, Monitronics.
Shannon Kenney, program manager, corporate security, emergency and protective services, City of Ottawa.
Irene Lam, vice president of research and development and engineering, Tyco Security Products.
Jill Lloyd, president, Lloyd Security
The winners will be honored at a networking reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday—the eve of the official opening of ISC West—at Delmonico’s at the Venetian in Las Vegas.
I’ll be there to congratulate these outstanding women in person, will you? Please say hello if you’re there!