Walter J. Zera, Sr.
With over 48 years of experience in the electronic and physical security sector, Walt Sr. began his career with a national financial institution service company in 1970 where he progressed his way to the position of Service Manager for northeastern and central PA. Exiting the corporate culture, Walt Sr. founded Northeastern Security Systems as Zerco, Inc. in 1986. As the business grew, he brought on board his two sons Adam and Walt Jr. Since then, Walt has been committed to having a family atmosphere within the business. He values commitment to quality and conducting business in a manner that we do what is right by the customer.
Walt has been a long term member of SAVTA (Safe & Vault Technicians Association).
Walter J. Zera, Jr.
Executive Vice President
Walt Jr. began his service with Northeastern Security Systems in 1994, when he joined his father in business as an Assistant Installation Technician. Walt Jr. is a graduate of Johnson College with an Associate’s of Science in Specialized Technology and Temple University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Computer Science. With over 25 years of experience in the business along with his educational background, he serves as an Executive Vice President. In his role, he oversees the day-to-day operations to support the growth and add to the bottom line of the business. He focuses on strategic planning and goal-setting, as well as directs the operations of the company in support of its goals. He is committed to providing customer centered operations, while striving to provide quality products and services.
Executive Vice President
Over his 25 year career with Northeastern Security Systems, Adam has served in multiple capacities influencing his current role as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. After completing his college work, specializing in mobile electronics, he commenced his profession by joining his father in business in 1993 as a locksmith. Continuing to pursue his passion working with electronics, he advanced his career working as a Service Technician and later as an Installation Technician. As the business grew, Adam exited from being in the field to transitioning into the role as a salesperson in the early 2000’s. Now serving as an Executive Vice President, he manages the day-to-day operations, working with existing clients and pursuing new business. He also oversees the sales and marketing team.