Universal Protection Service President Brian Cescolini Elected Regional Director of CALSAGA

SANTA ANA, Calif., Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Brian K. Cescolini, president and CEO of Universal Protection Service, has been elected as the Regional Director of the California Association of Licensed Security Agencies (CALSAGA), representing Orange County.

Cescolini, elected Nov. 8, at the 2006 Annual CALSAGA Conference, will hold office for one year; he assumed the role on Jan. 1. Cescolini will be responsible for conducting regional board meetings, attending association board meetings and overseeing and acting as a security-agency leader for the Orange County area. "CALSAGA is an important voice for our industry at both the state and local level, and I am excited to continue to represent our industry," said Cescolini. "My goal is to continue to improve standards and professionalism for the security industry as a whole," he added.

Regional directors for CALSAGA are examples of outstanding security leaders who private patrol operators in the state of California look to for industry expertise and mentoring.

CALSAGA is a trade organization representing the contract private security industry in the state of California. The organization is dedicated to advancing the industry through advocacy initiatives, creating awareness, providing educational programs and improving overall industry standards.

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