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Norris Chief Operations Officer Honored With Patriot Award

Norris Chief Operations Officer Craig Elkanich got a surprise recently. Unbeknownst to him, he had been nominated for a prestigious Patriot Award from the Department of Defense’s Employer Support of Guard and Reserve program. The ESGR program grants these awards to employers/managers who make life easier on National Guardsmen, Reserve members and their families. Elkanich was [...]

October 11th, 2018|Blog, News|0 Comments

Norris Makes Valuable Connections At Annual Hire-A-Vet Event 

Norris Inc. recently participated in the Maine Hire-A-Vet Campaign 2018, which took place for the 100 days leading up to August 30th, 2018. The campaign culminated with the annual Maine Hire-A-Vet Job fair held at the Augusta Civic Center. Pre-job fair announcements advertised the event as having north of 220 registered employers, making it, at that [...]

September 28th, 2018|Blog, News|1 Comment

Norris Inc. Employee Profile: Parker Russell

Norris Inc. prides itself on hiring the best people around. Norris has a nearly 40-year tradition of building a strong team that cares about country, community and giving of self to help others. In a new segment, Norris will take a look at the team members who make the Norris Difference! Today's Profile interview is [...]

September 6th, 2018|Blog, News|2 Comments

Norris helps out with free life-safety system training for local fire departments

BARRINGTON, N.H.—Norris Inc was on-sight recently at the Barrington Fire Department. Northern New England’s leading commercial life-safety and security systems integrator was approached by BFD Lieutenant Larry Coon to come in and teach a class on fire alarm panels to the Barrington and neighboring Lee departments. Giving back is what we do Life-safety and [...]

August 15th, 2018|News|1 Comment

AES from Norris: Better service & saved money!

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine—Here at Norris, we’re not just about the system sale and then you never hear from us again. We want you to be overjoyed with your system and also with the ongoing service offerings—testing and inspection, service and maintenance, monitoring—that you get from us. To that end, we’re always looking at how we [...]

August 2nd, 2018|News|0 Comments

Area Disc Golfers Aim to Ace it for Children’s Miracle Network Fundraiser

NORTH YARMOUTH, Maine—Disc golfers from all over New England will converge on the baskets at Bittersweet Ridge, located here, to compete and raise money for the Children’s’ Miracle Network and Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital during the 6th Annual Children's Miracle Network Disc Golf Tournament Fundraiser. The event will take place Jul 22, 2018. Norris Inc. [...]

July 12th, 2018|Blog, News|0 Comments

Norris aims to help family of local FD Capt. killed in motorcycle crash

Capt David Mains It was with a heavy heart that I read news of the passing June 25th of Raymond, Maine FD Captain David Mains. I didn’t know David really well, but I would see him and his wife, Jen, at Raymond Rec Soccer games where our kids played together. A tragedy like [...]

June 27th, 2018|Blog, News|0 Comments

And the Scholarship Winner Is…

Two local high school seniors win Norris Inc Technology Scholarships SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine—Norris Inc. on June 7th was on-hand at two high schools—RSU 14’s Windham High School and RSU 54’s Skowhegan Area High School—to laud the accomplishments of two seniors and hand them a scholarship certificate signifying they had won a $1,000 award from Norris to [...]

June 22nd, 2018|Blog, News|1 Comment

Norris Protecting Lives and Property in Vermont, Maine and NH

Norris has been around for a while. We're based in Maine, but we also have personnel in Vermont and New Hampshire. We've been doing fire alarm system installations, tests and inspections, monitoring and maintenance for nearly 40 years. Everyone knows that. What many may not know is that our expertise goes well beyond life-safety, extending [...]

June 14th, 2018|Blog, News|0 Comments

Profile: Vigilance Software

Vigilance and Norris CEO Jason Roberts with wife Becky who is Customer Relations Manager for Norris Inc. The following story originally ran in Gorham Times. It's fascinating to take a look at the arch of development behind successful software startup Vigilance Software. Nice work, Jason Roberts! School safety has been at the forefront [...]

June 4th, 2018|Blog, News|1 Comment