About Talkaphone

WHO WE ARE

Talkaphone® is an emergency communications expert based in Niles, IL. Our blue light phones, area of refuge, and related voice-based communication solutions equip people to immediately reach first responders from all the places where they commute or gather to work, play, and learn. Purpose-built for the rigors of real-world applications, Talkaphone’s versatile solutions draw on decades of product development, manufacturing expertise and steadfast industry partnerships. By working collaboratively with system integrators and their customers at every step—from definition to implementation—we deliver the satisfaction of results at scale with the care of a small business.

 

Everyday life. Everywhere safe.

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Meet The Talkaphone Leadership Team

Steve Johnson Headshot

Steve Johnson

President and CEO
Clarence Wong Headshot

Clarence Wong

Vice President of Product Management
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Alex Papadatos

Engineering Manager
Nadine Blanpied Headshot

Nadine Blanpied

Marketing Manager
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Tony Legittino

Operations Manager
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Marty Weinberger

Controller

Latest News

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News

VOIP-500/VOIP-600 Quick Setup Guide Video Now Available!
July 17, 2023
VOIP-500/VOIP-600 Quick Setup Guide Video Now Available!

Many of you requested a setup video on our popular IP call stations and we're here to deliver! Welcome to the Talkaphone VOIP-500/VOIP-600 Quick ...

ETP-500 Quick Setup Guide Video Now Available!
July 10, 2023
ETP-500 Quick Setup Guide Video Now Available!

Looking for a quick setup guide for a Talkaphone ETP-500, one of our most popular call stations? We've got you covered! In this video featuring John ...

New 2023 Master Product Catalog Available for Download!
February 2, 2023
New 2023 Master Product Catalog Available for Download!

Talkaphone's 2023 Master Product Catalog PDF is now available for download! The 2023 version includes: Updated cover with tower in Safety Blue New ...

Talkaphone Announces Steve Johnson as President and CEO
January 30, 2023
Talkaphone Announces Steve Johnson as President and CEO

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, January 30, 2023

Life-Saving Solutions from Talkaphone
December 6, 2022
Life-Saving Solutions from Talkaphone

At Talkaphone, we're proud of the work we do to provide effective safety communications and mass notification solutions for a variety of ...

New Tech Makes Mass Notification Part of Bigger Security Picture
December 5, 2022
New Tech Makes Mass Notification Part of Bigger Security Picture

Greg Sink, president and CEO of Talkaphone, is quoted extensively in this SDM Magazine article by content editor Laura Mazzuca Toops regarding new ...

Events

2024 Talkaphone Trade Show Schedule
January 19, 2024
2024 Talkaphone Trade Show Schedule

Happy New Year from Talkaphone! As 2024 ramps up, we're excited to share our trade show schedule for the coming months and looking forward to seeing ...

I ❤️ NY: Talkaphone Goes to ISC East 2023
November 30, 2023
I ❤️ NY: Talkaphone Goes to ISC East 2023

This month, the Talkaphone team exhibited onsite at Javits Center in New York, NY for ISC East 2023! At Talkaphone booth #1114, we demoed our popular ...

Talkaphone Goes to Louisville, KY in June for ESX 2023
May 12, 2023
Talkaphone Goes to Louisville, KY in June for ESX 2023

The Talkaphone team exhibited at Electronic Security Expo 2023 (ESX) in Louisville, Kentucky on June 6-7, 2023 at the Kentucky International ...

Talkaphone 2023 Major Trade Show Schedule
May 5, 2023
Talkaphone 2023 Major Trade Show Schedule

Talkaphone is pleased to share our 2023 trade show schedule. Below are the major trade shows where the Talkaphone team will be exhibiting our ...

Talkaphone at ISC West 2023
May 1, 2023
Talkaphone at ISC West 2023

With ISC West 2023 in our rearview mirror, the Talkaphone team is reflecting on the great connections we made at the show and all the wonderful ...