Illinois Security Professionals Association (ISPA) Recognizes Outstanding First Responders, Professionals and Administrators
This year's ISPA awardees represent a wide variety of security and first responders throughout Illinois. They are nominated by their colleagues.
2018 ISPA Award Recipients (Partial List)
- Lindberg Bell Security Executive of the Year: Christina Duffey, SOS Security
- Laurence P. Mulcrone Lifetime Achievement Award: Christopher Thornton, Allied Universal Security
- Line of Duty Award: Commander Paul Bauer, Chicago Police Department
- Law Enforcement Official of the Year Award: Superintendent Eddie Johnson, Chicago Police Department
- Law Enforcement Life Saving Award: Daniel Sala — Chicago Police Department, Nicholas Smith — Chicago Police Department
- Fire Life Safety Official of the Year: William Vogt, Chicago Fire Department
- Fire Life Safety Award of Valor: Carl Schultz — Naperville Fire Department, Frank Kaufmann — Chicago Fire Department
- Life Saving: Aid Kurtovic, Riccardo Eliacin, Elvis Kujukovic — all of Lutheran General Hospital, Carlos Panizo — Park Ridge Police Department, Shawn Avery — Securitas Security, Michael Malone — Titan Security Group
- Excellence in Public Service: Mayor Louis Presta — Village of Crestwood
- Mentorship Award: Keith Toms — Securitas Security Services USA
- Chairman's Award: Joshua Adler — SOS Security
See the complete list of the 2018 ISPA Awardees here.