SIA Member of the Year Award

Recognizing SIA Members for Leadership and Engagement in the Association and Contributions to the Security Industry

About the SIA Member of the Year Award

The SIA Member of the Year Award honors Security Industry Association (SIA) member companies that have shown outstanding involvement in SIA committees, subcommittees, interest groups and working groups, participation in SIA events and the SIA Education@ISC conference program, leadership, recruitment of SIA members and contributions to SIA thought leadership and the industry overall. The Member of the Year Award is presented at The Advance, SIA's annual membership meeting, held during ISC West.

SIA 2021 Members of the Year: Allegion and Feenics2021 Member of the Year Award Recipients: Allegion and Feenics

SIA has selected Allegion and Feenics as the 2021 recipients of the Member of the Year Award.

Allegion Member of the Year Award

Tim Eckersley, senior vice president of Allegion International, and Luis Orbegoso, senior vice president of Allegion Americas, with Allegion's Member of the Year Award

Allegion – a global pioneer in security and safety around the door and adjacent areas – is a long-time SIA corporate member that actively participates in a variety of SIA programs, events, products and services and welcomes its employees’ involvement in SIA committees, working groups and advisory boards. Allegion is highly engaged in SIA’s RISE community for young professionals  and the Foundation for Advancing Security Talent. The company is a regular sponsor of key SIA events, including SIA GovSummit and Securing New Ground, and was the Premier Sponsor of AcceleRISE 2020.

Feenics Member of the Year Award

Denis Hébert, president of Feenics, with Feenics' Member of the Year Award

Feenics – a provider of innovative cloud-based access control solutions developed by security industry veterans – has been a SIA member since 2015. Feenics is an enthusiastic SIA member involved in a variety of SIA events, programs and initiatives. In the past year, Feenics leadership and staff have been highly engaged with SIA’s resources and publications. The company’s employees have participated in the SIA RISE Scholarship program, and the firm was an event sponsor of AcceleRISE 2020. Employees have attended and spoken at multiple other SIA events, including speaking roles at Securing New Ground and the presentation of the Lippert Memorial Award during the SIA Honors ceremony.

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Previous Member of the Year Award Winners

  • 2020: ASSA ABLOY
  • 2019: Axis Communications