Mark Folmer

Mark Folmer

Vice President, Security & Industry


Mark Folmer, CPP, FSyI is a security leader, committed to shaping the future of the industry. With Certified Protection Professional (CPP) and The Security Institute (FSyI) certifications and more than two decades of operations and volunteer experience, he is Vice President, Security Industry of TrackTik Software — the No. 1 security workforce management platform — where he helps organizations globally transform their security operations to unprecedented levels of intelligence and efficiency. Mark is dedicated to advancing the industry through his long-time involvement with the ASIS International Standards and Guidelines process. Affiliated with various industry associations, Mark leads the volunteer efforts for ASIS in Canada and was recently named Chair of the ASIS Security Service Council, where he is focused on driving thought leadership on industry improvement, ESRM, technology and data use. A university instructor and industry speaker, Mark has been featured in industry publications globally and was named to IFSEC’s Global Influencers list in 2018.


Impact of Technology on Frontline Security: Innovative Options to Drive Protection

Presented by Mark Folmer at 3:45 PM on Thursday, August 15th.

Often forgotten and perceived as the weakest link of a security program, security companies can deliver more than before. Modern security service providers can embrace various types of technology, service delivery methods and other business principles to deliver better service and support the "5 Ds" of physical security. Leveraging experience from security practitioners, technology thought…