BELLA VISTA, Ark.--Full-service alarm company Guard Tronic purchased the assets of Stet's Security Systems in June--a deal that builds business in an area where the firm had not conducted work in previously.
ALEXANDRIA, La.--When Keith Simpson of Simpson Security received telephone calls from two technicians who used to work for a security company in New Orleans but were displaced because of Hurricane Katrina, he had an easy time finding a spot for them on his installation team.
JUPITER, Fla.--HSM's busy summer continued in July with its purchase of the commercial and residential accounts of Sylvester's Security Alarms, a full-service alarm company based in Santa Maria, Calif.
CORTE MADERA, Calif.--Smart-tek Communications, a systems integrator based in Vancouver, British Columbia, found itself under new ownership this spring when it was purchased by Royce Biomedical, a technology company with a medical background looking to build a business in security.
ATLANTA--Tech Systems increased its geographic reach in June with the purchase of California-based systems integration firm Proprietary Access Control Enterprise.
Tech Systems moves into California and the Southwest for the first time as a result of the deal.
CORTE MADERA, Calif.--On the tail of its first acquisition in the security space, technology company Royce Biomedical announced in June that it was changing its corporate identity to better reflect its new focus on the homeland security sector.
Martha talks to Joe Liguori, partner at ACT, an integration company and Security-Net member based in New Jersey, about Ligouri's plans to grow his company from about $13 million to $20 million in revenue over the next few years.