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Press Release: 2009 Citizenship Award

Young Boy Helped Save Family from Burning Home   Ervin Rodriguez and the remains of his family’s home Who: 2009 Anderson Citizenship Winner, Ervin Rodriguez, 6 years old What: Presentation of Award and $5,000 for his bravery and quick actions Where: Anderson Security Corporate Headquarters 2555 W. Morningside, Phoenix, AZ 85023 When: Wednesday, April 22 […]

Press Release: 2006 Scholarships

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 20, 2006 Contact: Rick Medina, PRfect Media (480) 706-6880 ext. 122 (Phoenix, AZ) – Karen Hood of Chandler and Nichole Chapman of Macomb, MI will receive this year’s one-thousand dollar scholarship from H.P. Anderson, Sr. Private Security Museum on Friday, December 22. Both girls are leaders in their community […]

Security Officers

Security Officers comprise one of the nation’s largest groups of first responders and play an integral role in prevention and crime deterrence. Kimberly Anderson-Matich, President/CEO, carefully and deliberately designed Anderson Security from the ground up to assure experience, dedication, and professionalism in these critical first responders. Mrs. Matich’s in-depth industry knowledge and innovations are clear […]

2007 Spirit Award

The 2007 Spirit of Enterprise Award honors outstanding companies that exemplify leadership, commitment, growth and community service. Kimberly Anderson-Matich grew up around the security industry because her father was in the business. So it was only natural that she would someday start her own security business. She opened Anderson Security Agency in 1994 and has […]

Skywatch & Segway

Skywatch Review our state-of-the-art solar-operated mobile crime deterrent and surveillance unit (Sky Watch), which is available for remote sites without electricity. It elevates from absolute ground level to a second story “eye-level” elevation in just seconds. Anderson Sky Watch is equipped with digitally recorded closed-circuit television cameras that can be monitored by our off-site command […]

2009 NSA Firstcoast

DAYTON, OH June 23, 2009 — Jacksonville, Florida based First Coast Security Services, Inc. has been accepted as a partner company of the National Security Alliance. The other alliance partners are King Security Services, San Francisco, California, Hannon Security Services, Bloomington, Minnesota, A & R Security, Chicago, Illinois, Advantage Security, Denver, Colorado, RSIG Security, Detroit, […]

Family Tradition

Arizona entrepreneur H.P. Anderson Sr. realized his lifelong dream in 1954. That was the year he founded Continental Security Guards, a full-service security agency that blossomed into an industry giant and a model for other agencies across the country. Until his retirement in 1991, Anderson was instrumental in raising the bar for Arizona’s professional security […]

Community Express

by Stephan Dix and Jason Dunick It all started as a small family affair. Now, with help from the CommunityExpress loan program, Anderson Security Agency in Phoenix, Arizona, is booming. Staffed initially by a handful of family members, this woman-owned company now has over 400 employees and is still growing. Kim Anderson-Matich is the daughter […]

The Person I Learned The Most From

By Kimberly Anderson-Matich It does not take a detective to identify the person I learned the most from—it’s my father, Howard Paul Anderson, Sr. My dad’s mentorship has guided my career. My first job as a young girl was with Smitty’s Grocery Store in Phoenix, but I began working summers with my dad when he […]

Security In The Blood

With Kimberly Anderson-Matich, security is a family affair. Her father, H.P. Anderson, who has over 45 years of experience in the security field, owned Continental Security, once the largest and most respected security company in Arizona. Now, she is the owner of Anderson Security Agency, the most professional security company in Arizona. “I guess you […]