Vector Security President and CEO Pamela J. Petrow Appointed to The Philadelphia Contributionship Board of Directors

May 26, 2021

Vector Security has been associated with The Philadelphia Contributionship since 1982.

PITTSBURGH, May 26, 2021 – Vector Security®, the fourth largest security company in the United States and the leading provider of intelligent mobile security and automation solutions to homes and businesses, announced that its President and CEO Pamela J. Petrow has been appointed to the Board of Directors of The Philadelphia Contributionship (TPC) Mutual Holding Company and its subsidiaries effective immediately. Vector Security is a sister company of TPC.

“We are pleased to welcome Ms. Petrow to The Philadelphia Contributionship Board of Directors,” said Chairman Scott M. Jenkins. “Over the years, we have watched and celebrated her success in leading Vector Security’s growth, expansion and strategic direction. We look forward to her contributions to the Board as we leverage TPC’s financial stability and long-standing history to fulfill the mission and vision of the Contributionship and its subsidiaries.”

Petrow joined Vector Security in 1982 and after a series of promotions, was appointed President and CEO in 2010. Since then, she has led the company through major acquisitions that created the Vector Security Networks and ADS Security divisions within the company.

Petrow was named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year™ in the Western Pennsylvania region in 2014, and in 2015 she became the first woman to serve as President of the Central Station Alarm Association (now The Monitoring Association).

“I am honored to serve on the TPC Board of Directors and to work with this team of highly-accomplished, talented professionals,” Petrow said.

About The Philadelphia Contributionship
In 1752, Benjamin Franklin and his colleagues founded The Philadelphia Contributionship ( (TPC) to provide fire insurance protection to the urban community. For more than 250 years, TPC has continued to provide insurance protection that puts people first. Through uniquely personal service, strong partnerships and an unmatched history of financial stability, TPC provides protection for homes in Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland and Virginia.


About Vector Security

For nearly 50 years, Vector Security, Inc. ( has been a premier provider of intelligent security solutions tailored to the needs of the customer. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, the company offers a full suite of electronic security services for residential, business and national account customers across North America and the Caribbean through a network of branches, authorized dealers and their ADS Security division. The Vector Security Networks division offers customized physical security and managed network services to multi-site commercial customers. Vector Security is a sister company of the Philadelphia Contributionship, a mutual insurance company founded in 1752, and currently provides cost-effective, technology-based security and automation solutions to nearly 400,000 homes and businesses across 58 branch locations.