The TMA Monitoring Center Excellence Awards recognize any FM Approved, Intertek/ETL or UL-listed central station (TMA members and non-members) and outstanding personnel who perform in the highest professional manner, thereby making a significant contribution to the betterment of the alarm industry and the alarm profession while demonstrating exceptional service to their customers and community. The TMA Excellence Awards Program is co-sponsored by SDM Magazine. LEARN MORE
TMA/SSI Monitoring Technology “Marvel” Award
This award honors innovations in monitoring center technology. It is co-sponsored by TMA and Security Sales & Integration (SSI) and coordinated by the TMA Technology Committee. The purpose of the Marvel is to provide recognition for monitoring centers creating and/or using cutting-edge technology and to raise awareness of these new technologies. LEARN MORE
The Stanley C. Lott Award
The Lott Award, in the words of former TMA President David Carter, “is not given each year, but is reserved for the very special recognition of those whose contributions to the industry have been most significant –contributions which have spanned years and decades.” This award was created to honor the memory of Stanley C. Lott. LEARN MORE
Mel Mahler Award for Outstanding Service to the Monitoring Industry (Formerly, TMA President’s Award)
This award is presented at the discretion of the TMA president in recognition of outstanding service to the association or industry.
2019: Jay Hauhn
2018: Rick Simpson and Shane Clary, PhD
2017: Sascha Kylau
2016: Joe Miskulin
2014 Harlin McEwen, Shannon Woodman, Stanley Oppenheim
2013 Lou Fiore
2012 Bud Wulforst
Why Join TMA
When your company joins TMA, you become part of the association that promotes and defends the interests of the monitoring industry, through its work in government relations, regulatory advocacy, and standards development.