TSS CEO Jim Richards Makes Crain’s 40 Under 40

Crain's 40 under 40

This week, our own Jim Richards was named to Crain’s Detroit Business list of  40 Under 40 for 2015.                                                                        
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Total Security Solutions Moves Up Over 1,000 places on Inc. 5000

TSS Inc 5000 2015 Honoree

On September 9, 2015 Inc. magazine ranked Total Security Solutions No. 3429 on its 34th annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive list of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.  The Inc. 5000 is a comprehensive look at an important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, LinkedIn, and many other well-known names
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Teaming Up with TSS for Bullet Proof Glass Installation

United Way Youth Center

Many glaziers are hesitant to work with a national bullet proof glass specialist like Total Security Solutions.  Part of this may just be a matter of attitude: Why partner with a specialist?  Glazing is glazing.  But for others, calling someone like Total Security Solutions feels a little too much like swimming with sharks. “They’re worried
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Teaming Up with TSS for Bullet Proof Glass Installation

United Way Youth Center

Many glaziers are hesitant to work with a national bullet proof glass specialist like Total Security Solutions.  Part of this may just be a matter of attitude: Why partner with a specialist?  Glazing is glazing.  But for others, calling someone like Total Security Solutions feels a little too much like swimming with sharks. “They’re worried
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Texas Elementary School Partners with Total Security Solutions to Increase Security

bulletproof school barrier

The 2014-2015 school year marked a first for Northside Independent School District, located in San Antonio, Texas, as the students at its newest elementary, Bonnie Ellison Elementary, entered the building through a bullet-resistant glass security lobby. This project, completed by Joeris Construction in partnership with Total Security Solutions, is part of a nearly $8.28 million
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Total Security Solutions Ranks No. 4602 on the 2014 Inc. 5000 List

NEW YORK, August 20, 2014 — Inc. magazine today ranked Total Security Solutions No. 4602 on its 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, LinkedIn,
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Defining Who We Are Ten Years Later

Financial Services Ballistic Barrier

Ten years ago, Jim Richards, along with his father, John Richards, started Total Security Solutions. In that time, we have expanded from a nine-person operation to a staff of twenty-nine, increased the size and space of our manufacturing shop, and grew annual sales by 15% each year.  Jim attributes the company’s growth directly “to the team,
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What Separates Us From the Rest of the Bulletproof Barrier Industry

bulletproof glass windows

At Total Security Solutions, our goal with every bulletproof barrier we work on is to deliver a system that is safe, functional, and aesthetically pleasing. From high security government facilities, to local convenience stores, we provide the industry knowledge and quality product necessary to complete the installation on time and on budget. What separates us
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Ten Years of Precision Installations and Superior Customer Service in the Bulletproof Glass Industry

Total Security Solutions' Employees

The bullet resistant security industry is one that Total Security Solutions Vice President Jim Richards and his family have been a part of since the mid 1970s. Jim’s father started his first security company back then, and after college, Jim found himself following in his father’s footsteps. That’s when Jim started working for his father
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In the News: Detroit Free Press Highlights TSS’ Success

Total Security Solutions was featured in a recent Detroit Free Press article highlighting our successful growth and diversification into markets outside of banking. The article captures our goal quite nicely when it states, “The firm prides itself on its ability to make a business more secure yet still inviting for customers and employees. That means
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