1959 – 2018
Jim grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio and earned a degree from the University of Pennsylvania. Jim took ownership of Silco Fire & Security in 1979. At the time the company employed 11 in Cincinnati. Today Silco employs 200+ people and provides statewide service in Ohio from its 5 full service offices. Jim serves as Chairman of the company.
Dave, son of Jim Fraser, grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Lehigh University in Bethlehem Pennsylvania. David grew up in the business working summers in high school and college. After college David took a position with Xerox and worked outside of the business for 7 years. David has joined Silco in 2007 and became president in 2013.
Chris, Dave’s brother-in-law, grew up in Long Island, New York. Chris earned a degree from Boston University. After college, Chris worked in the New York area for 7 years, before moving to Cincinnati in 2008 and beginning his career at Silco. Chris became Vice President of Silco in 2013.
Chief Financial Officer
Kim grew up in Northern Kentucky and earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting, and a Masters of Science in Computer Science both from Northern Kentucky University. Kim has been a Certified Public Accountant for 17 years. She has worked in the Greater Cincinnati Area for her entire career, with over 15 years experience in Financial Management. Kim joined Silco in November 2017 as the Chief Financial Officer.
General Manager – Cincinnati & Dayton Offices
Jim grew up in Northern Kentucky and earned a Fire Science Degree from Eastern Kentucky University. Shortly after college, Jim joined Silco, which at the time Silco was just small fire protection company in Cincinnati. Over his 34 year career at Silco, Jim has done just about every job at Silco and is very hands on with employees and customers. Jim has been instrumental to Silco’s success and reputation for outstanding service.
General Manager – Columbus, Akron, & Cleveland Offices
Dave grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio. Dave joined Silco 25 years ago and has worked in many positions within the company, allowing him to relate to and understand his employees’ perspectives. Dave has been a General Manager for 18 years and has played a key role in the start-up and growth of Silco’s branch offices.