Latest Blog Posts

  1. Aug 09 2018

    Continued Outreach to M/WBE and SDVOSB Businesses

    On August 2, Summit hosted a seminar reviewing relevant laws with M/WBE and SDVOSB businesses, addressing how the laws can affect employers. This seminar was part of Summit’s Diversity Program Informational Workshop Series, intended for minority/women-owned business enterprises (M/WBE) and service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses (SDVOSB). Summit’s Diversity & Inclusion Officer Natalie Califano led the event. […]

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  2. Aug 07 2018

    8 Points from The Secret Service Threat Assessment Guide

    The Secret Service recently released a Threat Assessment Guide for schools and universities to use with students. The guidelines are meant to prepare and train educators to understand, take action against, and discourage violent or harmful behavior among students. Below, we’ve listed steps, based on the Secret Service Guide, to develop your own threat assessment […]

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  3. Aug 03 2018

    How Gunshot Detection Technology Can Help Make Your Organization Safer

    With recent tragedies still fresh in mind—it’s important to ask: “What else can we do to make organizations safer?” Enter gunshot detection technology. Gunshot detection was originally developed by the military to help U.S. troops in Iraq and Afghanistan locate enemy sniper fire. With active shooter incidents sadly becoming more prevalent, companies have adapted this […]

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  4. Jul 09 2018

    Are You Asking the Right Questions on Your Incident Report?

    Connecticut Regional Manager James Bernier has introduced new customized report templates for SummitFAST, a mobile solution that provides security workforce management, communications and incident reporting capabilities. The updates are intended to encourage security officers to include more detailed information in incident reports, thus providing the client with more complete reports. “I wanted to base the report […]

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  5. Jul 06 2018

    Security at Special Events

    Summer has arrived, and Summit is swinging into action to provide special event security services across the tri-state region. With more than 4,500 security officers, Summit is prepared for any event, even on a short notice. Due to the many security challenges at special events, Summit customizes its approach for each event to ensure success. […]

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  6. Jul 02 2018

    NEW: Leadership Development Program for Veterans and Active Service Members

    Summit believes that continuous education leads to a stronger, more effective team. For this reason our HR team is constantly developing new programs for our Security Officers to expand their workplace skill sets. One of these programs is Summit’s Veteran and Active Service Member Leadership Development Program, designed specifically for veterans and active service members. […]

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