Industry veteran brings more than 30 years of experience leading loss prevention strategies for multi-billion dollar retailers.
PITTSBURGH, April 29, 2021 – Vector Security® Networks, a division of Vector Security®, Inc., and the single-source provider of physical security solutions and managed network services to multi-site businesses across North America, has hired Allan Watters, LPC (Loss Prevention Certified) as Head of Innovation, Retail Solutions.
In this newly-created role, Watters is responsible for working with retailers and the Vector Security Networks team to develop new offerings and services. With more than 30 years of retail management experience, including 15 years serving in executive-level roles, Watters will help lead Vector Security Networks in identifying and delivering innovative, differentiated solutions to North American retail customers.
Watters joins Vector Security Networks from a string of multi-billion dollar retail corporations. Over the course of his career, he has led loss prevention programs as senior vice president of asset protection with both Stage Stores and The Sports Authority. He proudly serves on the board of directors for the Loss Prevention Foundation.
“We are thrilled to have Allan join our team,” said Dave Fisher, Division President, Vector Security Networks. “Allan brings a comprehensive understanding of business concepts and effective loss prevention strategies that will help our retail customers improve performance through the mitigation of expenses and shrink, reduction of losses, and margin improvement.”
About Vector Security Networks
Vector Security Networks (www.vectorsecuritynetworks.com) is a division of Vector Security, Inc., a top 4 integrator of physical security solutions and managed services for North American retailers and multi-site businesses, including many Fortune 500 companies. Vector Security Networks serves nearly 90,000 national account sites across North America. Vector Security Networks has installed primary and secondary networks for some of the largest retailers and quick serve restaurants in the United States.
For nearly 50 years, Vector Security, Inc. (www.vectorsecurity.com) 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.