LockNet News

LockNet Employee Spotlight – John Dix

March 27th, 2014

If you remember, a few months ago I introduced a new monthly segment in which we’ll spotlight one of the many new faces of the LockNet team. The intent is to provide a fun insight into the people we work with every day and you talk to on a regular basis. Or maybe, you’re not..

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Employee Spotlight – Michael Blanton

February 20th, 2014

If you regularly call LockNet’s service department, you’ve likely heard a few new voices over the last few weeks and months. We’ve been ramping up staff in our Nationwide Repair and Support Department to accommodate our growing customer list – definitely a good problem to have. Many of our technical service representatives have been with..

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It’s the Month of Love – Have You Hugged Your Technician Lately?

February 18th, 2014

It generally doesn’t take convincing – locksmithing and door work isn’t easy.  True, you won’t break a sweat re-pinning a core, but try dropping a herculite door (aka removing it from the opening) or replacing a frame.  That’s some serious work – trust me, I’ve witnessed it firsthand. While remodeling my new home this weekend,..

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2013 LockBytes Quiz

January 14th, 2014

Alright you avid LockBytes readers, if you thought you had taken your last pop quiz in college, you were wrong.  Over the past year, we’ve drilled you on all things doors, locks, and random LockNet facts.  In closing out 2013, it’s time to put that knowledge to the test.  Seasoned vets and newcomers alike, it’s..

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Employee Spotlight – Kris Vaselopulos

January 9th, 2014

Over the last year(ish) LockNet’s Nationwide Repair & Support Department has seen a serious boost in staffing. If you read Katie’s post, LockNet’s Year in Review, you probably already know this, but if you missed it – 2013 was a record-breaking year for LockNet in more ways than one. We signed on a dozen new..

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2013 LockBytes Recap PLUS What to Expect in 2014

January 2nd, 2014

As I was editing this week’s newsletter I came across a pretty awesome number. 117. By itself it isn’t all that impressive of a number, but when you add meaning, its wow-worthiness increases ten-fold. My marketing second-half, Katie, and I wrote 117 blog posts in 2013. 117! Maybe I haven’t achieved my intended shock and awe effect;..

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LockNet’s Year in Review – 2013

December 31st, 2013

As you can tell from Kaitlyn’s review of the evolution of the LockNet brand, 2013 was a big year for us.  We are growing like gang-busters and had a record breaking year – we have all of you to thank for this success.  None of our achievements would have been possible without our excellent employees..

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Evolution of the LockNet Brand

December 26th, 2013

I started working with LockNet as a temp in 2011. After my temporary contract expired, the staffing agency I worked through encouraged me to apply for a temp-to-hire position as LockNet’s administrative assistant. I worked in this position for a little over a year before making my transition to sales and marketing. This transition was..

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LockNet’s First Office – Built By LockNet Employee

December 24th, 2013

Like many companies, LockNet comes from humble beginnings – we started in the basement of Lockmasters in 1993.  Around 1995 when the LockNet employee headcount was up to a mighty six, the decision was made to part ways with Lockmasters and venture out on our own.  We made the big move and settled into the..

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The Reason for the Season – LockNet Gives Back

December 19th, 2013

Every year LockNet chooses a charitable giving project during the holidays, and every year it seems to get more awe-inspiring. This year could be hard to top after the countless rolls of wrapping paper, dozens of toy aisles walked, and three truckloads of neatly wrapped packages were hauled away to the homes of 20 families..

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