Covenant Adds Expert Sales Leader for Northeast Region

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Covenant Security Services is proud to announce the addition of Mela Montgomery as the new Northeast Regional Sales Manager. Montgomery, who brings over 25 years of security industry experience, will be directly responsible for expanding Covenant's presence in the Northeast, building and maintaining corporate partnerships, and directing area development plans.


Montgomery has been one of the industry's leading sales managers for over 20 years, while building new client partnerships with numerous Fortune 500 companies.

"In terms of relationship building and customer service, Mela is one of the industry's most valuable people," says Greg Iannuzzi, Covenant's President. "Having had the pleasure to work with Mela previously, there is no doubt that her integrity, care, and industry understanding are a perfect match for Covenant."

Montgomery, who earned her B.S. in Criminal Justice at Pennsylvania State University, has served as the chairperson, vice chairperson, and secretary for the American Society for Industrial Security's (ASIS) Greater Philadelphia Chapter. Montgomery is also a member of the Philadelphia Building Managers and Operators Association (PBMOA) and the International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS).

Covenant is the nation's 6th largest American-owned and world's largest woman-owned security company. Operating in 35 states and employing over 3,200 people, Covenant is the industry leader in quality service and employee care. Offering state-of-the-art training programs and industry-best employee benefits, Covenant is recognized for its strong company culture and significantly low turnover rates.

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About Covenant Security Services, LTD

Founded in 1992, Covenant Security Services (CSS) is an American Women-Owned security services firm that partners with Fortune 500 companies. As the 7th largest American-owned security company, CSS delivers high quality, multi-site national programs for commercial clients like Air Products & Chemicals, Praxair, and Conoco & Phillips 66. Covenant also manages sophisticated protective force operations for the U.S. Government such as The Department of Labor Headquarters and the U.S. Navy's Naval Support Activity in Philadelphia. CSS delivers professional security teams focused on safety and customer service.

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