February 29, 2008 // Franchising.com // The following Franchisees' have successfully completed their MonitorClosely.com Franchisee Training Program. They are all very excited to start servicing their community with state-of-the-art digital surveillance systems, and we are extremely pleased to welcome them to our franchise family. We wish them much future success!
Mary Catherine Parker & Phillip Parker, Alpharetta & Atlanta-North. Phillip has a background in the automotive, healthcare and call center industries. With a Bachelor of Arts in marketing from the University of Mississippi and his diverse experience in Information Technology we expect Phillip to be a very strong performing MonitorClosely.com franchisee. Phillip has served in positions of installation, support, network integration and project management. During his automotive experience he managed all aspects of a stand-alone automotive business. Phillip resides in the city of Johns Creek, Georgia with his wife, Mary Catherine, and their two children.
Jackie Rivera, Chicago Western Suburbs. Jackie has over 20 years of experience in the banking industry with a focus on human resources and training. She has a BA in Human Resource Development from North Eastern Illinois University in Chicago. Jackie also brings a wealth of experience in managing staff & projects, industrial design, and classroom facilitation for technical and soft skills curriculum relationship management.
Dan Seder, Salt Lake City-Central. Dan is a graduate of Utah State University and recently received his MBA from the University of Phoenix. He has over 15 years of experience working in the customer service in both the public and private sector. Dan enjoys working with his customers and strives to deliver a high level of customer service. He is happy to be a part of the MonitorClosely.com family and believes our company philosophy matches his personal and professional beliefs. Kaleo Panoke, Salt Lake City-Central. Kaleo has a BS in psychology from Utah State University and a MBA in industrial business from the University of Phoenix. Kaleo is thrilled to have become part of the MonitorClosely.com family.
Mert Haack, Nashville-East. Mert has successfully owned and operated an automotive shop in the Florida for the past 30 years. Having recently sold his business and relocated to Buffalo Valley, TN, he was looking for a new profession in which he could utilize his education of 7 ASE certifications and 2 years of networking at Nashville Tech. Since purchasing his MonitorClosely.com franchise, Mert has expanded his area of expertise to include alarm, fire and medical training and is currently taking a course in CCTV.
Ivory London, Prince William County, VA. Ivory has been a security professional in the Department of defense since 1979 and attended Southern University and the University of Maryland. He is a Member of the ASIS and has an extensive background in intelligence analysis, antiterrorism, crime prevention, and surveillance. Ivory is also a retired army intelligence analyst.
LarMondo Watts, Atlanta South, Savannah-Hilton Head, Fort Wayne IN. LarMondo has a corporate communications degree from Western Kentucky University and is a graduate of Leadership Fort Wayne and Project Blueprint Fort Wayne (United Way). Demarco Thompson, Atlanta South, Savannah-Hilton Head, Fort Wayne IN. Demarco has a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from Savannah State University. Demarco was a CFO for 6 years in public accounting. Most recently, he built a successful tax and accounting company that he sold to a major franchise in 2008. Demarco is heavily active in his community as a head coach of a high school football team for 15 years, coaching summer track for 10 years and teaching accounting to high school students at SW A&L Christian Academy. Demarco is also a community leader and works in an outreach ministry for youth. Demarco stated he proudly adds, owner of MonitorClosely.com Franchise to his repertoire. Errick Davis, Atlanta South, Savannah-Hilton Head, Fort Wayne IN Errick has a degree in business management from Morehouse College and has spent 13 years as a mortgage broker, 7 years as an accountant, and 7 years in construction management.
Jeff Warren, Arlington-TX.
Mike Boghossian, Chicago Metro-Northwest. Mike has a BA from the University of Illinois and a MBA from DePaul. He is currently the Vice President of PFS Technology at Northern Trust Bank in Chicago, a position he has held since April 2007. Mike has also served as a Vice President/ Project Manager of financial systems support at La Salle Bank in Chicago. Additionally, his background includes experience as a Finance Manager and Financial Analyst from 1995 to 1998.
The above Franchisees' contact information can all be found under the Services Locator link of the MonitorClosely.com web site.
MonitorClosely.com Franchisees market, sell, install, and service state-of-the-art digital surveillance systems for commercial and residential use. With the recent advancements in digital technology, the quality of surveillance systems has significantly increased while the cost of equipment has continued to decrease. Today's systems are so advanced that with hi-speed Internet service makes it's possible to monitor surveillance cameras from anywhere in the World at anytime. The customer base, for the company's franchisees, appears to be unlimited and includes; day care centers, private schools, assisted living facilities, retail businesses, apartment complexes, office buildings, multi-unit fast food restaurants, hotels, banks, and private residences. In addition to selling the digital surveillance systems, MonitorClosely.com franchisees offer a very affordable internet-based service, through the company's host website, that allows customers to remotely view their surveillance cameras.
MonitorClosely.com is a home-based business with tremendous earnings potential. For those individuals looking to be in control of their own destiny and achieve financial independence, this franchise offers a relatively simple "turn-key" operation with low capital requirements in a fast growth industry.
The three most exciting components of the MonitorClosely.com franchise are:
Residual monthly income
No inventory to maintain
No employees to manage