Pro Security Starts Here

Alula is the smart, new choice for security pros. We offer a complete end-to-end solution that integrates hardware and interactive services for a seamless security, automation and video experience.

Helping you win


You need a partner who will listen and respond to your needs. With legacy security providers, you’re just one of the herd, interchangeable with other dealers. At Alula, we are a right-sized company that focuses on providing white-glove service to our dealer partners. See what a difference having one accountable partner can make.

Who we are

  • Partner Focused

    We work exclusively with professionals.

  • Vertically Integrated

    We offer the full solution, from hardware to interactive services.

  • Technology Leaders

    We are constantly innovating.

Leadership Team

The Alula executive team brings deep experience in the security, technology and telecom industries.

brian mclaughlin


  • President, Trimble Transportation Mobility, a global transportation logistics company
  • COO, then president of PeopleNet, a fleet-tracking and management company
  • Instrumental in shaping industry technology and safety initiatives
Brian McLaughlin
gregg waldon


  • CFO at Kareo, a leader in cloud-based medical practice management software
  • CFO at Redbrick, a healthcare technology company
  • CFO at Stellant, a content management software company acquired by Oracle


Gregg Waldon
russell vail


  • Founder of IP Datatel and first purpose-built network
  • Deep entrepreneurial experience in telecom and electronic security industries
  • Serves on multiple Security Industry Association boards
  • Founding member of Entrepreneurs Organization, Houston TX



Russell Vail
EVP – Market Development
brian seeman


  • One of three founding principals of Resolution Products
  • President, US Operations at communications IC maker DSP Group
  • President at IC startup Rocket Chips and its acquirer, Xilinx.
  • VP, Engineering at security industry pioneer ITI and through merger with what is today GE/Interlogix


Brian Seemann
EVP – Operations Development
todd hokunson


  • 25 years of high-profile leadership roles with Fortune 500 companies
  • Eight years at Nortek Security & Control, where he was instrumental in new business development and strategic partnerships
Todd Hokunson
SVP – Sales
dave mayne


  • Leader in the wireless device networking market for over two decades
  • Held leadership positions in engineering management, product management, business development, and as the general manager of the interactive services division of GE Security
Dave Mayne
VP – Product Management
paul saldin


  • Held key engineering positions at ITI (later Interlogix and GE Security)
  • Co-founded Resolution Engineering in 2005 and Resolution Products in 2009
Paul Saldin
VP – Engineering
ron long


  • Over 25 years experience building, operating, and delivering telecommunication services across military, corporate, and carrier networks
  • Vice President of Operations at Greenwell Energy Solutions
  • Vice President of Global Operations and Vice President of Global Engineering with Harris CapRock Communications


Ron Long
VP – Operations & Customer Experience


  • 18+ years of innovation and marketing in the SaaS/Technology space
  • CMO at Gravie a leading health benefits platform for employers and employees
  • Vice President and GM of MarketForce a global digital marketing agency at DigitalRiver
  • Vice President of Client Marketing at DigitalRiver
Brad LaRock
VP – Marketing
warren mitchell


  • Built standardized, cohesive best-in-class global operations across a broad base of industries including Consumer Electronics, Medical, Industrial and Electronic Contract Manufacturing
Warren Mitchell
VP – Operations & Supply Chain
karen ojeda


  • Played a key role in high-growth, high-change organizations such as Lawson Software, GMAC ResCap, and Healthland (CPSI)
Karen Ojeda
Director of Human Resources



BAT-Connect wins 2019 ESX Innovation Award


Alula was awarded a 2019 Innovation Award for its BAT-Connect Communicator, the first communicator to upgrade legacy systems to triple-path connectivity, video surveillance, 5G-ready technology, and a modern touchpad, at this year’s Electronic Security Expo (ESX) in Indianapolis.

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