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Why LPQ Certification is Vital for Recent Grads

Why LPQ Certification is Vital for Recent Grads

The latest installment in LP Magazine’s series of interviews with working LP professionals appears in the July-August 2016 issue and features a conversation with Marcy Smith about her recent LPQ certification. Smith currently serves as the asset protections specialist for Weis Markets. She took this role in 2014 after graduating   Read More


The Benefits of Certification for College Graduates

Marcy Smith, LPQ, is the asset protection operations specialist for Weis Markets. She took this role in 2014 after graduating from the University of Louisville (Kentucky) with a bachelor’s degree in justice administration. Smith oversees the daily functions at Weis’ store support center in Sunbury, Pennsylvania, managing physical security programs   Read More


Columnists Discuss Wide Variety of Important Loss Prevention Topics

Columnists Discuss Wide Variety of Important Loss Prevention Topics

The columnists in the November-December issue address multiple topics of interest to loss prevention professionals– from internal theft interviewing techniques to vendor-retailer partnerships to shoplifter apprehension.

The executives at Wicklander-Zulawski continue their discussion of the importance of context in part 4 of the series in the Interviewing column. “The presentation of   Read More


Forging Partnerships

This is another in a series of interviews with working professionals who have earned their LPQ or LPC certifications from the Loss Prevention Foundation (LPF) to hear in their own words why they pursued certification and how it has benefited their careers. Cita Doyle, LPQ, is the director of sales   Read More


An Early Education

Andrew Radak, LPC, is starting his second year in his career as an asset protection agent for Rite Aid. Before that, he spent seven years with CVS Health. An Ohio Army National Guard veteran, Radak holds a bachelors of arts degree in criminology from John Carroll University.

This is another in   Read More


Weis Markets Awards LPQ and LPC Scholarships

As Weis Markets approaches its 100-year anniversary, their loss prevention team continues to grow and evolve to meet the changing needs of the business. The professionals at Weis Markets believe that world-class LP programs are made up of world-class people. Their first priority is having the most qualified professionals in   Read More