SecurAlarm Systems Inc. has been nominated for the Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year EPIC Award. The EPIC awards recognize the leading organizations in the West Michigan area that define Entrepreneurial, Progressive, Innovative and Collaborative business in the West Michigan area. The nominees are organizations or individuals that support the local community, demonstrate growth and stability, stand out and are innovative, and have worked with other businesses as mentors or collaborators.
The other organizations nominated for 2010 include The Highlands Golf Club and The Literacy Center of West Michigan.
There will be a dinner and awards ceremony on Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at the J.W. Marriott in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Since 1993, SecurAlarm Systems Inc. has been a leading provider of commercial and residential integrated security systems in the West Michigan area and beyond. They provide “best-in-class” video surveillance, access control, fire and intrusion alarming, biometrics, whole-building audio, alarm monitoring, home automation, home theater, remote security management, testing and compliance, asset tracking and emergency communication solutions.
SecurAlarm Systems Inc. (securalarm.com) was started by Pat VanHaren. Pat provides strategic direction, marketing, and management for the company. Pat’s hands-on approach to business started in high school at his family’s business, Van Haren Electric, which he joined full time after college, giving him the opportunity to put his business degree to work. Under his leadership, which began in 1972, Van Haren Electric grew to become one of the largest electrical contractors in the area. He has extensive experience in installation, estimating, purchasing, field leadership, and corporate management. With integrity, creativity, and a visionary spirit, Pat has built a company that is highly recognized in its’ market.
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