2016 PSA Security Network Vendor Award Winners Announced

May 16, 2016

Award recipients excel at customer service, product performance, support and growth

WESTMINSTER, CO – May 16, 2016  PSA Security Network (, the world’s largest electronic security cooperative, has announced the 2016 PSA Security Network Vendor Award and Customer Service Award Winners. The Vendor Award winners were selected by PSA owner companies based on rankings for pricing, shipping, support, lead generation, returns and product performance. PSA’s customer service team voted on the Customer Service Award winners based on professionalism, support and performance. The 2016 awards were issued during the Vendor Awards Luncheon at the 2016 TEC conference on May 10, 2016.

"PSA aims to offer integrators premier selection in products by partnering with the best vendors in the security business,” said Craig Patterson, director of vendor management at PSA Security Network. “This year's award recipients represented the cream of the vendor crop and we are pleased to honor the companies who have excelled at performance and support over the last year.”

View photos from the Vendor Awards Luncheon:

Superstar Award | The Superstar Award is the highest vendor honor bestowed by PSA to the vendor community. This award is presented each year to vendors who have excelled as partners with PSA integrators.

L: JR Andrews, National Sales Executive, Altronix; R: Bill Bozeman, President & CEO, PSA Security Network)

L: JR Andrews, National Sales Executive, Altronix; R: Bill Bozeman, President & CEO, PSA Security Network)

  • Altronix
  • Windy City Wire
Star Award | The Star Award is granted to key vendors who have demonstrated exceptional service, support and growth in the PSA community of integrators.
  • Allegion
  • AMAG Technology
  • Arecont Vision
  • Bosch Security Systems
  • Exacq Technologies
  • March Networks
  • Milestone
  • Hanwha Techwin America
  • Seneca
Rising Star Award | The Rising Star award is presented to the vendor partner who has demonstrated strong potential for becoming a big player within PSA and has never received any other award through PSA.

L: Dan Hughes, National Sales Manager, Windy City Wire; R: Bill Bozeman, President & CEO, PSA Security Network)

L: Dan Hughes, National Sales Manager, Windy City Wire; R: Bill Bozeman, President & CEO, PSA Security Network)

  • Salient Systems
Outstanding Vendor | The Outstanding Vendor award is given to vendors in recognition of the praise that PSA receives from integrators in regards to their product performance, customer service and overall consistency as a vendor.
  • HID
  • CSC
  • LifeSafety Power
  • OpenEye
Customer Service Team Award | This award is presented to companies whose customer service teams as a whole have proven to be exemplary partners with the PSA Customer Service Department throughout the last year.
  • Altronix
  • SYNNEX Corporation
  • HID
  • Aiphone
  • OpenEye
Customer Service Individual Award | The award for Individual Excellence in Customer Service goes out to individual customer service representatives that have distinguished themselves with the PSA Customer Service team. These individuals go above and beyond to help the PSA team provide exceptional service to PSA integrators.
  • Paul Ngimat | Exacq Technologies
  • Tasha Boyden | CSC
  • Tim Knab | Bosch Security Systems
  • Christie Bloechl | Clinton Electronics
  • Alison Smith | Windy City Wire
About PSA TEC 2016

For 2016, TEC goes “Beyond the Edge,” offering educational programs focused on industry trends and polishing attendees’ business acumen with specific learning tracks for sales and marketing, operations, business owners and technical professionals. Attendees of this year’s conference will tap into industry trends including security robotics and cybersecurity, explore peer-to-peer and sessions on project management, leadership, sales and marketing, cybersecurity, and technical topics, and see what’s new from over 100 exhibitors. All TEC attendees benefit from the comprehensive registration package that includes access to all networking events, meals and all non-certification conference courses at no additional cost.

About PSA Security Network

PSA Security Network is the world’s largest electronic security cooperative, owned by the most progressive security integrators throughout North America. By combining purchasing power and resources of the largest vendors with the strengths and personal attention to detail of locally-owned companies, PSA members are responsible for over $2 billion annually in security, fire and life safety installations. In addition to exceptional equipment selection, PSA offers industry leading education and training as well as vetted solutions and services that can enhance any security company’s operations.

Media Contact:

Kim Garcia

Director of Marketing

PSA Security Network

Office: 303-450-3467