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About Us

Over 40 Years of Expertise

The Identification Systems Group (ISG) was started in 1982 as an association for photo identification system dealers across North America to provide the best products, services, supplies, and information to their customers at the best possible price, and we are still committed to that very same mission.

ISG Members are an elite group of established professionals that understand the ever-changing markets that our clients represent and the products and solutions they need. With an established presence throughout the US and Canada, certified ISG Members are identification industry veterans that can work with you on any identification or identity management systems project large or small, local or nationwide. They also collaborate to provide consistent and cohesive services and technical support for clients with locations across state or country borders.

What Makes the ISG Different?

Watch this short video that better explains what the ISG is, how it works, and why we are your best option for quality ID and security solutions across the US and Canada.

If you have more questions about the ISG, or might be interested in joining us as a Partner or a Member, please reach out to us today!

Our 26 regional ISG Member companies have:

More than 90 offices in the US & Canada, located in every major metropolitan area
Over 400 sales and service experts with local support in most geographic areas
Combined annual product, solution & service sales exceeding $250 million

ISG Members offer products from major identification, security and accountability manufacturers – hardware, software, plastic cards, preprinted cards, temporary badges, supplies, accessories, and more – and can help you put together the right stand-alone photo ID system or a completely integrated Identity Management System that includes visitor management, access control and surveillance. You can read the expert opinion of our team regarding some of these solutions on our White Papers page.

ISG Members provide their services and solutions to a variety of markets including:

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College & University

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Hospitality & Retail

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K-12 Education

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You can read about many of the solutions our Members have provided for previous client projects in these markets on our Case Studies and Press Releases pages.

ISG Members are involved in a variety of other national associations

ISG Members are also involved in a variety of other national associations, including but not limited to the Business Technology Association (BTA), the National Association of Campus Card Users (NACCU), the Interlocal Purchasing System (TIPS), and the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA SwipeIT). The ISG and its members also participate annually in association trade events such as ISC West, FRI, ASIS, NAHAM and more.

To find a local ISG Member and talk to them about the solutions you need, please contact the ISG today!