SIA New Products and Solutions Committee Names ASSA ABLOY as the 2022 Winner of the SIA NPS Merit Award


The company will be honored for its commitment to the SIA New Product and Solutions Awards March 23 during the 2022 SIA NPS Awards Ceremony at ISC West.

SILVER SPRING, Md. – The Security Industry Association (SIA) New Products & Solutions (NPS) Awards Committee has named ASSA ABLOY as the 2022 recipient of the SIA NPS Merit Award. ASSA ABLOY will be presented with the award at the 2022 SIA NPS Awards Ceremony, which will be held during ISC West.

The SIA NPS Awards, established in 1979, recognize innovative security products, services and solutions. The awards are presented annually in partnership with ISC West. Technologies showcased through this program are used in the protection of life and property in residential, commercial and institutional settings.

The SIA NPS Merit Award recognizes individuals and/or companies who, through their support of the SIA NPS Awards, demonstrate a commitment to the vision and mission of the program, contribute to its success and, in so doing, promote the advancement of SIA and the security industry overall.

“ASSA ABLOY is honored to be recognized by SIA with the NPS Merit Award. Innovation is a cornerstone of our business, and the NPS program is an excellent platform to highlight the importance of innovation in security,” said ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions Head of U.S. Commercial Sales Sean McGrath. “We would like to thank SIA for their critical role in advancing the security industry.”

ASSA ABLOY – the global leader in access solutions – is a longtime SIA corporate member and was named the 2020 SIA Member of the Year. The company has been a frequent participant in the SIA NPS Awards, entering its solutions and services into the program each year in a variety of categories.

“This year, the NPS Committee voted to present the SIA NPS Merit Award to ASSA ABLOY based on the company’s participation in the program year after year with multiple entries across a wide array of categories. This participation is a key indicator of ASSA ABLOY’s commitment to innovation and the advancement of the security industry and serves as an example of how companies like ASSA ABLOY understand and realize the value of the NPS in bringing their products to market,” said SIA NPS Committee Chair Christopher Grniet. “To those ends, my fellow NPS Committee members and I would like to congratulate ASSA ABLOY on being selected for the Merit Award this year and also thank them for their continued involvement in the NPS program.”

The 2022 SIA New Products and Solutions Awards Ceremony will take place on Wednesday, March 23, at 3:30 p.m. PDT on The Bridge Stage on the ISC West show floor. During the ceremony, in addition to presenting ASSA ALOY with the NPS Merit Award, SIA will honor the winners in 30+ product categories and present the award for Best New Product of 2022 and the prestigious Judges’ Choice Award.

The 2022 SIA NPS entries will be on display March 23-25 on the ISC West show floor. Learn more about the SIA NPS Awards here.

About SIA

SIA is the leading trade association for global security solution providers, with over 1,200 innovative member companies representing thousands of security leaders and experts who shape the future of the security industry. SIA protects and advances its members’ interests by advocating pro-industry policies and legislation at the federal and state levels, creating open industry standards that enable integration, advancing industry professionalism through learning and development, opening global market opportunities and collaborating with other like-minded organizations. As the premier sponsor of ISC Events expos and conferences, SIA ensures its members have access to top-level buyers and influencers, as well as unparalleled learning and network opportunities. SIA also enhances the position of its members in the security marketplace through SIA GovSummit, which brings together private industry with government decision makers, and Securing New Ground, the security industry’s top executive conference for peer-to-peer networking.

About ISC Security Events

The International Security Conference & Exposition (ISC) security events are the leading exhibitions for the security trade show industry, ISC Security Events are held in collaboration with premier sponsor SIA and are the only holistic security events strategically designed to provide products, technology, education and networking covering physical, IT and IoT security. ISC runs various regional events across North and South America, which range in a variety of different formats, each designed to connect you directly with suppliers and buyers in the security and public safety industry.