SFI names Heather O’Brien president

Charlotte, N.C.-based Security Forces, Inc. announced Monday that executive vice president Heather O’Brien has been named the company’s new president.

According to a statement issued by the private security firm, former president Larry O’Brien will remain with the company as chairman and chief executive officer.

Heather O’Brien, who began working at SFI as an intern in college over 10 years ago, has helped increase the company’s client base by an average of 12 percent a year during her career. She is also chairman of the National Association of Security Companies and is an active member of ASIS International.