Telgian Executive William Reiter Accepted to Safety and Security Committee of the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates

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Telgian Executive William Reiter Accepted to Safety and Security Committee of
the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates

TEMPE, Arizona (March 25, 2015)—Fire, security and life safety services provider Telgian Corporation today announced that Vice President of Security Operations William E. Reiter II has been selected to serve on the safety and security committee of the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA).

SOCMA is dedicated to specialty chemical manufacturers, distributors and affiliated service providers. The SOCMA Safety and Security Committee is charged with promoting the safety of member employees, process safety and promoting security practices at SOCMA member companies, and advocating development of reasonable health, safety and security policies by industry and governmental entities. SOCMA committees provide an invaluable service by advising on an extensive range of subjects and issues that aids the organization’s Board of Governors in the decision-making process.

Reiter brings more than 30 years of security experience to the committee. At Telgian, Reiter leads delivery of security consulting services to customers in areas that include regulatory compliance, risk methodologies, policy development and mitigation/countermeasure development. Reiter has extensive experience in all aspects of security/risk/crisis management operations, including: strategic planning, program development and management, capital project design and installation, regulatory requirements and compliance, risk vulnerability analysis with effective countermeasures, staff selection and development, contract negotiations, investigations, training, and workplace violence programs.

“Bill’s acceptance to the safety and security committee is a testament to his knowledge of and dedication to the industry,” said Jim Tomes, chief executive officer of Telgian Corporation. “His appointment will be a benefit to SOCMA as well as the greater safety and security community.”

Reiter’s extensive professional licensures and certifications include: Certified Protection Professional (CPP), Certified Protection Specialist (CPS), Certified Anti-Terrorism Specialist (CAS), Certified in Homeland Security (CHS—Level IV), Certified Security Supervisor (CSS), Certified Protection Officer—Instructor (CPO-I), and Certified Protection Officer (CPO). He is a distinguished graduate of the Military Police Academy, College of Police Science, and received his Bachelor of Business Administration from Marywood University in Scranton, Pennsylvania.

Telgian Risk Solutions is a full-service global engineering and risk consultancy specializing in complex, multi-discipline public and private sector projects.  Telgian provides professional services related to protection of people, property, information and organizational mission against preventable losses. With a wide spectrum of expertise and practice areas specific to security, risk analysis, life safety, emergency management and operations continuity, Telgian professionals are dedicated to delivering value through effective protection solutions, meeting today’s global risk challenges.

About Telgian Corporation
Telgian is a worldwide provider of comprehensive fire, security, life safety consulting and engineering/design services. Telgian partners with clients to produce innovative solutions that reduce exposure to loss from fire and disasters. The result is productive, profitable environments that keep businesses safe and compliant. To learn more about Telgian visit http://www.telgian.com/.

About the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA)
SOCMA is the only U.S.-based trade association dedicated solely to the specialty chemical industry. For more information, visit www.socma.com.

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Katelyn Fish                                              Debbie Hanig
Lovell Communications                       Telgian Corporation
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