SIA 25 on the RISE Awards

Wednesday, October 18th

About the Session

SIA 25 On The RISE Awards 2023

The SIA 25 On the RISE award program, presented by the Security Industry Association’s (SIA’s) RISE community together with Brivo and the Foundation for Advancing Security Talent (FAST), recognizes 25 new and emerging security leaders each year for their impactful contributions to advancing the security industry. SIA 25 on the RISE awardees represent the industry’s leaders of today and tomorrow who influence their companies, their communities and the industry at large in terms of diversity, impact and innovation.

SIA 25 on the RISE Awards nominations were open to security industry professionals who are under 40 or who have less than two years of experience in the industry. This year’s 25 on the RISE honorees, recognized across six award categories, are:


Awarded to individuals who demonstrate thought leadership surrounding new technology and reimagine traditional approaches to strategic management

  • Amit Moran, chief technology officer and co-founder, Indoor Robotics
  • Constantine Tremouliaris, integrated solutions specialist, ASSA ABLOY


Awarded to individuals who are committed to elevating diversity, equity and inclusion and/or corporate social responsibility by creating impactful change within the security industry

  • Tatiana Abramek, senior sales executive, National Monitoring Center
  • Kiara Bell, lead, information security and compliance, Arcules
  • Vicky Dinger, director of human resources, Preferred Technologies, LLC
  • Alexis Feller, early career and internship program manager, IDEMIA North America
  • Cadisha Miceli, senior security coordinator, City of Toronto, Canada


Awarded to individuals who have made significant progress towards developing, implementing and streamlining business-related programs to create a competitive advantage and achieve success

  • Alex Czoschke, learning and development manager, Arcules
  • Lauren King, development rotational professional, human resources, dormakaba Americas
  • Stephanie Latimer, marketing manager, ADT Commercial
  • Brianna Ramos, director of integrated marketing and communications, Compass
  • Matthew Scharnett, customer success manager, Northland Controls
  • Jill Woltkamp, partner marketing manager, Genetec


Awarded to individuals who excel in content creation and authentic personal branding to build a unique value proposition and gain influence for themselves and/or their companies

  • Robert Brent, senior director of customer success, Netwatch North America
  • Sara Schonfeld, vice president of marketing, HiveWatch
  • KeShia Thomas, brand and solutions manager, Allegion


Awarded to individuals actively and physically in the field who are going above and beyond to provide customer service/installation in the security industry

  • Ruben Cuevas, lead technician, Preferred Technologies, LLC
  • Myke Thompson, senior executive cloud midmarket sales manager, Arcules


Awarded to individuals in management who possess outstanding leadership qualities and set an example for others to follow

  • Candice Aragon, vice president of marketing and education, PSA Network
  • Beth Burnsed, senior manager, communication and marketing programs, Genetec
  • Ryan Leithead, senior sales manager, solutions and service, Siemens
  • Lindsay Martin-Nez, CEO, BadgePass
  • Steven McCory, director of operations and project management, Grid Squared Systems
  • Angela Osborne, associate vice president, risk and emergency management solutions, Guidepost Solutions
  • Tiffany Renz, director of sales, HID

Presented By

Aiden O'Brien headshot
Executive Director
Foundation for Advancing Security Talent
Steve Van Till Brivo
President and CEO