Who we are
Secure Our City, Inc. is a security services provider to the commercial and government industries. We design, deliver and support customized physical security solutions that best fit each customer’s needs. With more than 30 years of combined industry experience, our team uses the best available technology while ensuring to meet our customers’ quality, budget and timing requirements. Tailored solutions are delivered and supported with an exceptional level of customer service.
Secure Our City, Inc. uses our extensive knowledge of the industry, the best technology and a high level of customer service to make our firm a market leader. We look at our customer’s needs and we tailor the right solution for the right customer at the right budget. We do not use a boiler plate approach where one solution fits all – we design based on the customer’s wants and needs.
We support various state, federal and commercial clients. Our experience includes municipalities, school districts, Police, Government as well as commercial properties. We have the proven expertise to take an idea or requirement from the drawing board to reality, from concept to implementation for all of your security needs.
Secure Our City works with clients across a range of commercial industries. We also have unique expertise in providing security solutions to local, state and federal government agencies including police departments, municipalities and school districts. Our experience enables us to take an idea or requirement from concept to implementation to ongoing support for all types of security projects.
5 reasons to choose us
Our Managment Team
Managing Partner and Founder
Geva Barash has worked in the physical security industry for the past 20 years. Prior to founding Secure Our City, he was security systems integrator and managed companies that built security products and solutions using the best digital technologies on the market. Having both the manufacturer’s and the integrator’s points of view, enables Geva to provide the most balanced and comprehensive security solution to customers.
He also served for nine years in the Israeli military and has been an active volunteer leader in several nonprofit efforts. For example, Geva led a group of 180+ parents within the Ashland, Mass., school system in reinstating the local library. In that project, he also implemented online reservation and asset management systems, and directed multiple fundraising activities. In addition, Geva served as president of the Ashland Parent Teacher Organization and founded the Ashland High School Ski Team.
In his spare time, he enjoys teaching snowboarding and snowboard racing, and plays soccer and basketball.
Audrey has managed office environments for more than 25 years, working to ensure all aspects of business operations run smoothly, and doing whatever it takes to get the job done. Her background in communications has helped shape Secure Our City’s customer service philosophy to provide consistent, thoughtful interactions with customers from beginning to end of every project.
Enjoying life outdoors is what Audrey loves most — kayaking, biking and riding her motorcycle around the countryside. She says her three amazing sons and grandsons are her greatest joys.
Travis has deep expertise in mechanical design. His work experience has included architectural, structural and mechanical drafting for commercial buildings, and he has intricate knowledge of creating 3D models for concept buildings, piping, ductwork, and equipment. This expertise is valuable for Secure Our City because Travis is able to view an entire commercial building and understand how the whole system fits together, which helps us customize our security systems to the building’s unique needs.
Travis has two degrees in applied science, including computing drafting and design, and extensive experience using drafting software and technology.
In his spare time, he is an avid snowboarder and coaches flag football. He’s also active in his town of Gardiner, where he volunteers to help with community events.
Southeast Sales Manager
As a senior sales and marketing professional, Sally has 20+ years of experience in the financial industry. She has built and managed diverse portfolios of commercial and business client accounts, and has sold operational hardware, security, and software solutions to banks and credit unions.
Sally also possesses expertise in gathering and assessing complex client requirements, aligning needs with product offerings, and structuring, negotiating, and closing deals. Over the course of her career, she has gained leadership and team management skills that have been demonstrated with quantifiable results through personnel development, client portfolio growth, and revenue generation.
Sally is a 1991 graduate of Auburn University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Education with a strong emphasis in Marketing. She recently moved to the city of Richmond, VA. from Atlanta, Georgia.
In her spare time, she enjoys hiking with her two dogs, golfing, and playing the piano. Sally also does volunteer work in the Richmond area with Habitat for Humanity.
Amy brings to Secure Our City her 20+ years of combined experience in problem solving with people and program management. She has lead initiatives full cycle, from definition and planning through to completion, and is highly effective at prioritizing and optimizing multiple programs in an entrepreneurial environment. In various roles, Amy has honed her ability to assess and track project status and milestones, provide quality assurance, meet deliverables and manage risk. She has earned a reputation for her savvy client-relationship abilities.
Amy interacts effectively in both business and technical environments to win, service and retain customer relationships. She has hands-on expertise with Agile, waterfall and hybrid development programs.
Her degrees include a bachelor’s in communications from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, and an MBA in marketing from Bentley University.
Amy has coached youth soccer and lacrosse and now enjoys being on the sidelines watching her kids play sports. She is an avid runner, plays tennis and is learning golf. When time permits, Amy volunteers at a senior center.