CELEBRATING OUR PAST.
SECURING YOUR FUTURE.
Since 1946, the dedicated men and women of Bay Alarm have brought their best each and every day. It’s been that way from day one and will continue for generations to come.
OF BRINGING OUR BEST
Our first 75 years have been filled with innovation, security expertise, and personal service that’s the best in the business. We’re a third-generation family business that’s grown to become the largest independently-owned security company in the United States. We’re not sitting still, we’ll continue to go the extra mile today, and for generations to come.
Read Our STORIES
At Bay Alarm, we’re passionate about hiring people with great values. People who work hard, are true to their word, and put others ahead of themselves. Here are their stories.
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Without people like Jacob in Information Services, we’d be completely lost… He always stops and helps everyone no matter how big or small the task.
Some superheroes respond to a bat signal in the sky, but Jacob Bales, Systems Administrator I, responds to help desk tickets. At Bay Alarm, it doesn’t matter if you’re locked out of your email or locked out of the building: Jacob is there to the rescue. “From changing out your computer to renovating a new…
His desire to make a difference with every customer he encounters is the reason we call him the Yelp Master.
Veasna Koy is a Level 3 Service Technician at our South Bay Branch. You can call him Veasna or Ves—but to his team in Southern California, he’s also the “Yelp Master.” Why the nickname? Ves is mentioned in almost 50% of the Yelp reviews for his branch…all with 5-stars. Tania Gallardo, the South Bay Office Manager,…
She’s more than a co-worker, she’s a touchstone, someone who helps us all feel connected and valued.
From Sales Representative to Vice President, Pam’s is a story that spans decades and hits at the core of the Bay Way. You can find her at our corporate office, leading a team of trainers and running a program that helps Bay Alarm develop talent from within. “I feel my role is to help people…
Gehanne Placide is ready to tackle any challenge thrown her way.
The Westphals built Bay Alarm on honesty, integrity, and hard work. When something seems impossible, we rise to the challenge and make it happen. And Gehanne Placide, our Southern California Corporate Accounts Group (CAG) Sales Coordinator, is always ready to roll up her sleeves and find a way. Gehanne was born and raised right here…
Melodie Rincon is the epitome of the Bay Way.
When Everett Westphal started Bay Alarm 75 years ago, he believed in having a strong work ethic, giving your absolute best to every challenge, and treating people with the utmost respect. Melodie is all of that and more. Going out of your way to help people comes naturally to Melodie. While others might be surprised…
Mike Evans is a natural problem solver, teacher, and leader.
At Bay Alarm, we’re passionate about hiring great people with great values. People who work hard, are supportive of their teammates, and help to bring out the best in others. Mike embodies all these qualities. Mike is a Bay Area native who’s been part of the Bay Alarm family for nearly 15 years. He’s always…