J.J. Surlas, a valuable asset to the SafeT Systems team and former UT football player, was featured on The Sports Source! The Sports Source is East Tennessee’s only year-round sportstalk show on television. J.J. is shown sitting on the far left discussing the toughest teammates he and the other featured players worked with at UT.
J.J. Surlas has been SafeT Systems’ top salesman in the residential and small commercial division since day one. He has worked with SafeT Systems for almost 14 years, and he consistently proves that he is invaluable to the company. J.J. sells burglar alarm systems, monitoring, radio back-up systems, cameras and more. He also assists in scheduling the residential and small commercial division as well.
As for J.J. Surlas’ history with the Vols football team, you could say he puts the Power T in SafeT! J.J. came to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville from Mt. Pleasant, PA on a football scholarship in 1988. He was a star defensive lineman and played in UT’s famous victory, Miracle at South Bend. J.J. was named one of four team captains his senior season in 1992. More recently, J.J. played in the annual Orange & White Game, and he scored a touchdown! J.J. is also a coach at Knoxville Catholic High School, where he has coached for years.