By Mark Tarall, Security Management Magazine
26 March 2020
The coronavirus pandemic has turned things upside down for some security service firms, industry leaders say.
Some companies whose workforces are already working at near capacity have been deluged with new requests for security services. On one hand, this is a positive, as most security firms in the competitive marketplace welcome new business. But even companies that have built-in capacity for growth—and are ready for demand spikes during holiday festivals and other big events—are being strained, says Don Saban, COO of the Phoenix-based firm Anderson Security Agency.