VIRSIG History

Forward Progress Moves Our Company, Our Employees and Our Clients

VIRSIG

2022

Looking forward to tremendous growth

Certified as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) for US DOT via Port Authority NY&NJ

Certified as a federal Airport Concessions Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE)

Southeast Region significantly expands client base with Fortune 500 clients

Conduct first major client project in a Europe Union country

Anticipating State of NY Minority-Owned Business Enterprise (MBE) certification

 
VIRSIG

2021

Certified as  US Small Business Administration 8(a) minority-owned enterprise

Developed a corporate Environmental. Social and Governance (ESG) policy

Licensed as a General Contractor for the City of New York

Certified as a federal Cherokee Indian-owned Small Business Economic Enterprise (ISBEE)

Conducted formal corporate Diversity Survey

Launched VIRSIG Cares charity support webite
VIRSIG

2020

National headquarters expanded and relocated to Long Island, NY

Robustly maintained client critical infrastructure throughout pandemic

Certified as a City of New York Minority-Owned Business Enterprise (MBE)

Created new Vice President position for federal government and business development

Certified as a Minority-Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) by Nassau County NY

Certified as a MBE / SDVOB by the Port Authority of NY&NJ
VIRSIG

2019

Announced nationwide expansion into Washington DC, Florida, Massachusetts & Texas

Awarded State of New York Intelligent Facility and Security Systems five-year OGS contract

Several key senior hires strengthen national focus and growth


Became a new PSA Security network owner

VIRSIG staff presented as a speaker at the International Security Conference ISC-EAST

Licensed as security technology installer in North Carolina and Florida

 
VIRSIG

2018

Acquired major clients in both private and government sectors

Host exhibitor booth at NY State annual procurement / vendor state-wide trade show

Registered with US State Department International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)

Support NYC Marathon with, America's largest sporting event, 5th year in a row

Became member of the U.S. Green Building Council

Issued Pledge to Security on non-domestic technology product offerings

 
VIRSIG

2017

Client base doubles in size

Conducted first major client project outside of New York

Adopts ISO 26000 standards

Recognized as one of America's Fastest Growing Security Integrators by SD&I Magazine

American Business Award honors staff member as Communications Professional of the Year 

Developed corporate sustainability goals

 
VIRSIG

2016

Licensed as security technology installer in State of New Jersey

Certified a federal Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB)

Acquired key talent specializing in network technology

Provided operational technology to law enforcement for national US Presidential Debates

Participated in US Congressional Roundtable panel on technology
VIRSIG

2015

Certified as a New York Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business (SDVOB)

First group of employees achieved multiple technology certifications

Selected as Finalist for 'Best New Tech Startup of the Year' by American Business Awards

Hired six new staff members for technology department
VIRSIG

2014

Launch by partners Brian Valenza & Glenn Taylor with Shel Alfassa as founding employee
Licensed as security technology installer in State of New York
Established first offices in New York City

Secured NYC Marathon as first security technology client

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