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Red Hawk Marketing and Communications Honored by Industry

BOCA RATON, Fla., April 3, 2018 Red Hawk Fire & Security LLC, a leader in fire, life safety and security services has been named a finalist in the Marketing Sales and Newsletter categories for the 23rd annual SAMMY Awards presented by Security Sales & Integration (SSI) magazine during ISC West in Las Vegas, NV on April 10, 2018.  

The SAMMY Awards is the industry’s only program of its kind to recognize and honor security dealers and systems integrators for their marketing, business, installation and overall excellence. This year, SSI received more than 130 entries from installing and monitoring security systems contractors from throughout North America.

Red Hawk was named a SAMMY Award finalist in the Newsletter or Content Marketing category for its quarterly employee newsletter, News HawkThe company was also named a finalist in the best Sales Brochure category for its Contract Sales Life Safety Inspection Handbook/National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Requirements.

“Red Hawk is deeply honored to be a finalist for these awards considering the significant competition for the recognition this year. It helps validate our efforts to communicate with a variety of audiences including our employees and staff by delivering information and materials most useful to them,” said Red Hawk Fire & Security President and CEO Michael McWilliams.

As a growing, customer-centric organization and true industry leader, Red Hawk aims to add to its service business by building upon its existing customer base while leveraging its Power of Experience™ in all things fire and security related. Testing and inspection of fire alarm systems is an import area of focus supported by the company’s contract sales team. The Red Hawk Contract Sales Life Safety Inspection Handbook/NFPA Requirements is a comprehensive reference guide for our contract sales force in their approach to existing clients or prospects in need of fire and life safety inspection, installation and services. It provides a step by step process for qualifying leads, conducting a needs analysis, presenting appropriate proposals and obtaining a commitment. It also outlines specific NFPA requirements.

The News Hawk newsletter places a strong focus on members of the Red Hawk team recognized by customer compliments and celebrates client wins along with important company and industry news. While Red Hawk strives to be paperless, members of the team have expressed an interest in receiving printed copies of the newsletter to save and share with family. News Hawk is distributed electronically and posted to the company’s internal website. A limited number of printed copies are also sent to Red Hawk’s 46 district offices across the country.

“We are especially grateful for being recognized as a SAMMY Award finalist for these marketing and communications efforts because it comes from our peers and colleagues in the industry,” said McWilliams.

About Red Hawk Fire & Security

Red Hawk Fire & Security designs, installs, tests, inspects and maintains a broad portfolio of life safety and security solutions using the latest technologies and advanced systems integration for enterprise level access control, video surveillance systems and physical security equipment. An industry leader with 1,200 employees and a national footprint, the company serves more than 50,000 commercial facilities in financial services, retail, education, healthcare and manufacturing. Red Hawk Fire & Security is headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida and their website is http://www.redhawkus.com.