SEATTLE - Johnson Controls is in the midst of upgrading the security system at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, a $13.5 million project that taps into both the companyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s product and installation expertise.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - The two founders of one of FloridaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s largest systems integration companies have taken on new roles that provide them with more time to investigate new opportunities in the security market.
ALSIP, Ill. - Early last year company executives at Rentokil Initial, a European company that provides a myriad of services ranging from pest control and facility management to tropical plant rentals and security, set their sights on buying an electronic security company in the United States.
WORCESTER, Mass. - American Alarm & Communications made its first large-scale acquisition in more than five years in mid-July, buying Alphatronics Security in a deal that provides American Alarm with a strategic office in the central Massachusetts market.
TEMPE, Ariz. - Two years after beginning to work on a formal program to train alarm technicians in the state of Arizona, the stateÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s alarm and fire organizations are now on the brink of having one in place with hopes that it will make it easier to recruit people into the security industry.
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.