CHEVY CHASE, Md. - Eight months after buying security industry finance firm SLP Capital, CapitalSource is making inroads in the market by closing on 13 pieces of funding within the last four months of 2004 and buying small alarm lender Milestone Security Partners.
LISLE, Ill. - The Honeywell Security Monitoring business bought by GTCR Golder Rauner in 2004 has gone through numerous changes in recent months, taking on a new name, creating corporate headquarters and adding employees.
HOUSTON - A plan by RadioShack to outsource its security work for its 5,100 company-owned stores turned into a buying opportunity for an IT integrator who is now using the deal as a platform to further its security business.
eLinear bought TanSeco Systems, a security division run by RadioShack for more than 25 years, in early November for an undisclosed price.
GROVE CITY, Ohio - It took a little longer than expected, but The Comm Group recently opened a branch here to help it better serve the burgeoning education market in the state of Ohio.
The systems integrator, known for providing telecommunications and structured cabling service in addition to security, initially planned to open the office during the first quarter of last year, but held off until early November.
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.