With evolving threats and recent events, most organizations have sharpened their focus as concerns business management of physical security concerns. Sound business management and successful operations now depend on an understanding of the principles behind physical security, security technology and convergence. EMD assist clients in navigating this new innovative landscape and brings forth an interdisciplinary approach to a new era of security management.
EMD is the linchpin among a cohort of security professionals, each with an expertise in a specific segment of protection management. Our collaborative efforts provide holistic solutions to offer full coverage for any organization looking for the complete package. We will assess your current environment, provide a strategy to enhance your current operations, and provide the products and services necessary to implement an improved security program.
EMD prides itself on challenging the status quo.
ELISA M. MULA
Elisa Mula formed EM Designs, LLC in 2004 to achieve her vision of creating a consulting business and to pioneer efforts that would challenge existing paradigms in business management. Focused on an industry in which she had extensive education and years of experience – Ms. Mula was able to leverage her expertise for the benefit of EMD specifically and her overall professional goals.
Physical Security is one to which Ms. Mula has dedicated more than a decade of her life, developed an unparalleled network of professional colleagues, and demonstrated an unrelenting work ethic. During her immersion in the Physical Security industry, Ms. Mula worked on the manufacturing, integration, and consulting aspects of the industry, while simultaneously securing her Masters’ Degree in Protection Management from John Jay College. During this time, Ms. Mula expanded her knowledge in the area of video surveillance, access control, biometrics and artificial intelligence; and more specifically, how these technologies play a larger role in developing best practices within a variety of security programs.
Her depth of experience allowed her to develop her practice with both public and private sector security professionals. These partnerships have imparted a distinctively fresh and inimitable perspective that allows Ms. Mula and EMD to offer a new means of recognizing, evaluating, and remediating threats and vulnerabilities.
Min Kyriannis serves as the Managing Director and Founder of JMK. JMK and EMD began their joint initiative in 2020 to align both cyber and physical security. Ms. Kyriannis has over 25 years working with enterprise solutions, information technology, cyber-security, physical security, and risk management across the globe. She is a recognized technology leader and a pioneer in developing an industry-leading cyber-security program for Building Systems.
Ms. Kyriannis has been on both the Client and Consultant side and is a subject matter expert on how technology and cyber-security awareness is now becoming the new normal in every aspect of business. She utilizes this knowledge in combination with her technical expertise to develop best practices for a variety of different security programs.
Her experience in multiple markets has allowed her to traverse a variety of industries and verticals and to become a trusted advisor. She sits on numerous boards and advises organizations on how to move forward in this new era of security.
Ms. Kyriannis has spoken through platforms and has been cited in a variety of publications on technology and cyber-security.