PSA, the world’s largest security and systems integrator consortium, announces the education lineup, conference agenda and a new exhibit showcase date for TEC 2019 to be held March 11-14, 2019 at the Sheraton Downtown in Denver, CO. TEC, presented by PSA, is the premier education and networking event for all professional systems integrators in the security and audio-visual markets. This year’s education conference will feature over 100 education sessions, workshops and certification trainings from industry leading experts and partner organisations. Dedicated learning tracks The event will also leverage a full-day of dedicated exhibit hours on Thursday, March 14, 2019 The event will also leverage a full-day of dedicated exhibit hours on Thursday, March 14, 2019 where more than 125 security and audio-visual vendors will showcase their product and services along with networking events that utilise the offerings of Denver. “We are very excited about the changes coming to TEC this year that will further open the doors of this conference to more systems integration companies across the nation,” said Kim Garcia, director of marketing for PSA. “For many years TEC has been open to all industry professionals to attend regardless of their affiliation with PSA because the training we offer is meant to better the industry as a whole as well as the attendees in their personal disciplines.” Exchanging information The TEC 2019 education program will deliver invaluable sessions to systems integration professionals with a desire to stay relevant and thrive in changing markets through personal and professional development. With dedicated learning tracks focused on job function, attendees will leave TEC with ways to improve operational efficiencies, add additional value to their businesses and their customers’ journeys and support emerging market trends including managed services and cybersecurity from their own vantage points. PSA TEC is all about building relationships and exchanging information with people who share the same challenges you do every day" “TEC is really one of the best kept secrets in our industry for any professional looking for a training and exhibit venue where they don’t get lost in the crowd,” said Garcia. “PSA TEC is all about building relationships and exchanging information with people who share the same challenges you do every day. Whether you are a business owner, technician, project manager, sales and marketing professional or operational support, there is training available to you at TEC that can make you better at your job.” General registration opens on December 12, 2018. PSA Owners/Members will have exclusive registration access starting on December 5, 2018. Discounted early bird pricing is available until January 12, 2019 for all attendees.
Jeffers will manage all digital marketing initiatives to support PSA’s corporate marketing, events and education programmes PSA Security Network® recently announced the addition of Christin Jeffers as the Digital Marketing Specialist in the marketing department. In this role, Jeffers will be responsible for managing all the digital marketing initiatives to support PSA’s corporate marketing, events and education programs. Jeffers brings nearly 10 years of experience in both agency and corporate public relations and digital marketing. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Technical Journalism with a Public Relations concentration and English minor from Colorado State University. Prior to joining PSA, Jeffers was a Marketing Specialist for ACTIVE Network where she managed social media, email and website initiatives for several of its outdoor recreation clients. Digital marketing background “I am so excited to have Christin as part of the marketing team,” said Kim Garcia, director of marketing for PSA Security Network. “Her energy and background in public relations, social media, email marketing and other digital marketing tools will help grow PSA and enhance all our marketing initiatives in the years ahead.” In her spare time, Jeffers enjoys spending time with family, attending her son’s activities and pursuing fitness endeavors.
Garcia will be responsible for developing and managing all aspects of the marketing and communications strategy PSA Security Network® recently announced the addition of Kim Garcia as Director of Marketing. Garcia will be responsible for developing and managing all aspects of the marketing and communications strategy to support the company’s sales goals, educational programs, and member services. “The company already has a great reputation in the security industry,” said Garcia. “The opportunity to join PSA and continue to shape that reputation was a perfect fit for my experience in marketing and I am delighted to be part of the PSA Security Network team.” Garcia brings over ten years of sales and marketing experience in the security industry. Prior to joining PSA, she worked at Inovonics, a wireless security systems manufacturer, where she oversaw the corporate marketing, public relations, and channel marketing initiatives for the company. Most recently, she developed and managed the marketing communications campaigns and assisted with corporate communications programs at PCS Ferguson, a manufacturer of artificial lift solutions for the oil and gas market. “Kim comes to us with both demonstrated marketing success and leadership skills that align with our long-term goals and values here at PSA,” said Bill Bozeman, CEO of PSA Security Network. “We are thrilled to have her on board to help us continue to showcase PSA’s services to our members and enhance our contributions to the security market as a whole.” Garcia has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Regis University and a Master of Science degree in Technical Communication from Colorado State University.