Brian Sims

Media Solutions Manager, UBM

Brian was appointed Editor of Security Management Today (SMT) in November 2000. In 2005, he received the BSIA Chairman's Award for Promoting The Industry and, a year later, the Skills for Security Special Award for an Outstanding Contribution to the Security Business Sector. In 2008, Brian was nominated for the ASC's Imbert Prize and was a finalist in the 2012 George van Schalkwyk Award. An Honorary Fellow of The Security Institute and a judge for numerous industry awards, Brian became the Editor of SMT Online in late 2008 and was also promoted to Group Content Editor for UBM Live's Security Portfolio (focusing on the IFSEC SELECT end user programme, the Security Excellence Awards, conferences and webinars). Now the Media Solutions Manager for UBM Live's Security and Fire Portfolio, Brian is actively pioneering developments in live events and digital media.

Articles by this author

Counter Terror: Response Challenges for the Blue Light Services

London 2012 and the Boston Marathon: Counter-Terror Lessons for Large Events

Surveillance in 2014: Plotting CCTV’s Roadmap

Heartbleed-Style Crises Will Worsen as Internet of Things Expands

Business Continuity Week and Preparing for the Worst

Leisure Sector Management: Focusing on Best Practice

Big Business Sheds Complacency Over Cyber Crime and Terrorism

Making Smart Choices in Smart Buildings

Facing Up to Retail Crime: Finding the Right Solutions

Just How Vulnerable Is Biometric Security?

Access Control and Queue Management at Download 2013

Control Room Management at Download Festival

Making Safe Cities Smart

SIA Conference 2013: Partners in Protecting Society

5 Stories From the Week in Fire

10 Security Stories of the Week

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