Co-founder and President Denise Nicholson holds TXDPS-PSB licenses as a commissioned security officer, alarm salesperson, alarm installer, security salesperson, private investigator and alarm systems installer. Denise is a certified instructor through the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE). Denise Nicholson’s contributions to the security industry have resulted in several prestigious awards including most recently in 2012, the Associated Security Services and Investigators of Texas (ASSIST) Presidential Award. Texas Congressman Chet Edwards presented Denise with the Outstanding Entrepreneur and the Outstanding Customer Service awards. She is an active member of various industry groups such as the Associated Security Services and Investigation Services of Texas, Texas Burglar and Fire Alarm Association, the Texas Crime Prevention Association, and ASIS International. Denise is actively involved in her community and shares her expertise in security, safety and crime prevention with local communities, organizations, and small businesses.