J. Matthew Ladd

J. Matthew Ladd
J. Matthew Ladd
President & COO, The Protection Bureau

J. Matthew Ladd is President and COO of The Protection Bureau, a leading Security and fire systems integrator, providing electronic security services in the Mid-Atlantic Region from its headquarters in Exton, Penn., with branch locations in South Plainfield, N.J., Richmond, Va., and Wilmington, Del. He has more than 40 years of experience in all facets of electronic security. Under his leadership, The Protection Bureau has grown from a small burglar alarm company to a full-service integrator with more than $18 million in annual sales and 8,000 commercial and government installations nationwide.   A member of Security-Net, an elite national network of North America's top security system integrators, Ladd chairs their efforts in Marketing, Sales-Net, Tech-Net, and Ops-Net enhancement programs that bring uniformity and industry standards for Security-Net. Additionally, he is a member of the Executive Group, which oversees the entire operation of Security-Net. Ladd also sits on the Advisory Board of SecurityXchange.