Building Security Services (BSS) is a recognized leader in the security industry with a remarkable legacy spanning four decades. We owe our longstanding success to the pillars of our ethos: unwavering dedication, uncompromising service, and exceptional expertise.

Our dynamic leadership team, helmed by Susan Ferdinando and Amanda DeAlmeida, brings a combined experience of over a century in law enforcement, security management, and training. The handover of reins from Joseph Ferdinando, our founder, to his family embodies our belief in preserving core values while embracing the changes necessary for growth.

As a women-led enterprise, we are deeply committed to fostering inclusivity and diversity within the sector. We believe that our distinctive perspective enhances our ability to deliver uniquely tailored security solutions to our clientele.

At BSS, we pride ourselves on our ability to provide comprehensive, full-service security solutions for a diverse range of clients. Every element of our service is meticulously crafted to meet the specific needs of our clientele.

What sets us apart?

  1. Customized Security Solutions: Our post orders are carefully developed and frequently updated, catering to the unique requirements of every client.
  2. Professional Presentation: We understand the importance of perception in our industry, which is why we provide uniforms tailored to suit individual needs.
  3. Vetted Management: Our managers are not just chosen for their qualifications and experience but for their proven capability to deliver services that consistently meet and often exceed contracted specifications.
  4. Ongoing Supervision & Evaluation: Our leadership team offers staff guidance and supervision from the classroom to site assignments. We conduct regular performance reviews at all levels, ensuring service quality aligns with our established company policy and philosophy.

Since 2016, Susan Ferdinando has led BSS as President and majority owner, setting the tone for a new era of growth. Building on this foundation, her daughter, Amanda DeAlmeida, has since become the majority owner of our sister company, Building Security Systems, in January 2021.

In the evolving landscape of the security industry, BSS stands as a beacon of stability, reliability, and excellence. Our in-depth industry knowledge, backed by our robust workforce of trained and experienced professionals, ensures that we consistently deliver unparalleled service to our clients.

Joseph Ferdinando is the visionary founder of Building Security Services, a leading security company renowned for its comprehensive security services. With an illustrious career spanning over 40 years in the security industry, Joseph has been instrumental in elevating the standards of security guard services for a broad spectrum of businesses and organizations. As an influential member of the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) in both New York and New Jersey chapters, Joseph has played a pivotal role in shaping industry standards and practices.