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Alan Glasser



Alan Glasser

Alan Glasser has 51 years in the security industry with diverse experience in security industry manufacturing, distribution, locksmithing, and retail security system sales.  He is a highly sought-after symposium and seminar speaker for the industry, trade, and private organizations; a nationally syndicated newspaper columnist; a prolific writer with hundreds of bylines in the security industry; a Certified Instructor for various alarm associations; and an adjunct professor at New York City College of Technology/CUNY. 

  • New York State Licensed: Business of Installing, Servicing, or Maintaining Security or Fire Alarm Systems.

  • New York State Licensed: Watch Guard & Patrol Agency.

  • New York State Licensed / Certified Instructor for the alarm licensing law.

  • Founder and first Secretary of the New York Burglar and Fire Alarm Association.

  • Executive Director of the Metropolitan Burglar & Fire Alarm Association of NY, Inc.

  • First Executive Director of the New York Fire Alarm Association, Inc., (Past).

  • President of the New York Low Voltage Contractor’s Association, Inc.

  • Past President of the Metropolitan Burglar & Fire Alarm Association.

  • Adjunct professor at New York City College of Technology/CUNY: Electronic Security Systems Installer Program.

  • Certified National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association’s (NBFAA) National Training School (NTS) Instructor (Past).

  • Certified National Alarm Association of America Instructor (Past).

  • Certified Instructor for the New York Security Technicians Association, Inc.

  • Certified Instructor for the Alarm Training Center.

  • NICET Test-Prep Instructor for the Alarm Training Center.

  • New York City Licensed Locksmith (Past).

  • New York State Air National Guard Fire Protection Specialist E6 (Past).

  • Industry writer with more than 1,050 published articles on security, sales and marketing and other related topics of interest.

  • Lecturer and speaker for industry at the International Security Conference and other local and national conventions.

  • Federal Communications Commission licensed Radio Amateur Operator Extra Class NY2G.

  • Recipient of the first National Burglar and Fire Alarm Association “Supreme Alarm Signal Writing” award.

  • Unique combination of real hands-on systems expertise and proven marketing and sales skills.

  • Security Sales and Integration - Security System Industry Hall of Fame Member