Without the Guesswork
You know your facility needs reliable security, but what does that mean, exactly? Various types of security systems provide different types and levels of protection. Access Control services let you decide who can go where at your facility, and when. Alarm and Intrusion Detection services can alert you to problems and even provide intervention. Industrial Video Systems keep you safe and informed when cameras go into dangerous or unreachable areas. These solutions work well alone or in combination.
Designing, installing, operating and managing security systems isn’t easy, but making the process simple for our customers is what makes Allied Universal one of the fastest-growing security companies in the country.
We’ll Make It Simple
We’ve built our reputation on innovation and reliable service, and we are known as the industry’s experts. No matter what solutions we recommend for your facility, you can rest assured that we’ve considered all the key factors in designing a comprehensive security system that works for you. Systems that require on-site monitoring are available, as are affordable systems that let us provide remote security monitoring.
Allied Universal provides the expertise you want when designing your security system. And you can count on quality, because we sell, install, and service the best security tools in the business, including THRIVE Risk Mitigation.
Ty Richmond, CPP
President, National Accounts and Security Systems Technologies
Allied Universal Security Systems
Ty Richmond is President, Security Systems & Technology and National Accounts for Allied Universal, with responsibility for the security systems integration business and security technology solutions. In addition, he oversees the national account and vertical market specialization practices across the company with a focus on delivering enterprise security services.
Prior to Allied Universal, Mr. Richmond was the senior vice president of global security at Sony Pictures Entertainment where he was responsible for the physical, personnel and operational security programs and services for the Theatrical, Television and Home Entertainment businesses of Sony.
Mr. Richmond is also the former Chief Operating Officer for Andrews International, where he was a board member and executive management team member that built the company to become one of the largest private security and risk mitigation services firms in the U.S., providing consulting, investigations and uniformed security services.
Mr. Richmond has also held executive management and chief security officer roles in several corporations, including Agilent Technologies, where he was the senior director of the Asia Pacific Shared Services organization, based in Singapore; and corporate director of Global Security, Environment, Health & Safety, and Aviation Travel Services. His corporate security background also includes senior management and executive level positions for nearly 30 years in the energy, consumer products, transportation and logistics, high-tech, and entertainment industries.
He holds a Master’s Certificate of Business from Tulane University, and attended the University of Kentucky and The National Graduate School where he earned a BS in Quality Management Systems. Additionally, he is board certified in the U.S. as a Certified Protection Professional (CPP), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and Risk and Information Systems Controls (CRISC), as well as being Six Sigma certified.
Mr. Richmond is a frequent and recognized speaker on the subjects of applying business practices to the corporate security function, strategic planning, and enterprise risk management, and has contributed numerous articles to worldwide publications, as well as advised Fortune 500 leadership in these areas.