Published on 23 Mar, 2012
|The support of ADT and Tyco Fire & Security enables WSC to build upon its mentoring programme
The Women’s Security Council (WSC), a network of security professionals focused on promoting the success of women in the security industry, announces ADT and Tyco Fire & Security, business units of Tyco International, as Platinum Sponsors.
“As industry leaders, it is a natural fit for ADT and Tyco Fire & Security to be leading partners with WSC and its quest to help empower women to reach new professional heights in all areas of our businesses,” said Deborah Tsai-Munster, Senior Director of Global Diversity & Inclusion for Tyco International.“The organisation’s support and networking system is critical to succeeding in today’s market and we are honoured to be associated with WSC as it builds upon its current and future initiatives.”
The sponsorship enables WSC, a nonprofit, to continue promoting the role of women in the security marketplace while providing robust networking options at national conferences. The support of ADT and Tyco Fire & Security enables WSC to build upon its mentoring programme to help those interested in a security career realise advancement opportunities and introduce newcomers to the benefits of working in the security industry.
“The support of ADT and Tyco Fire & Security helps WSC further secure the future and current role of women in security,” said Rhianna Daniels, Managing Director, CompassPR and a WSC Founding Committee Member. “Sponsors are critical to continuing to enhance WSC’s visibility and we are pleased to have innovative, industry leaders like ADT and Tyco Fire & Security to help us pave the way for future growth and opportunities.”
WSC continues to help women stay competitive in today’s dynamic industry by updating them with industry trends through online Webinars and the eWSC newsletter. WSC also hosts the annual WSC Women of the Year awards program and helps women in the industry build professional development networks through receptions at national conventions including ISC West and ISC Solutions.
ADT and Tyco Fire & Security join other industry leaders who support WSC’s mission. Current sponsors include ISC Events, Alarm Capital Alliance, Milestone Systems, MOBOTIX Corp., Siemens Industry Inc., Next Level Security Systems and CompassPR. The premier media sponsor is Security Dealer & Integrator magazine. Additional media sponsors include Security Systems News, Security Director News and Business Solutions magazine.