SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. - A Sonitrol franchisee here is undertaking an extensive renovation project that will ultimately relocate and expand the central station while upgrading to a new monitoring software platform.
VANCOUVER, Wash. - A company with interests in armored cars and private security guardsÃ‚Â has openedÃ‚Â up shop in the alarm monitoring arena in an effort to becomeÃ‚Â a one-stop shopÃ‚Â for many of its current customerÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s needs.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - A full service dealer here with a robust contract monitoring business has teamed up with an online community that serves the deaf and hard of hearing market and will roll that offering to other dealers in the GE Security Pro network across the country.
OTTAWA - National security firm Protectron has wrapped up a major move of its central station to a larger facility here, giving the company an opportunity to upgrade its technology and more breathing room to expand.
With the purchase of the Canadian division of Protection One last July, Protectron found itself with two central stations in the same city, the former Protection One monitoring facility and the central station that houses Security 24, ProtectronÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s contract monitoring arm, said Daniel Demers, president of Protectron.
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - Guardian International announced in late March that it had applied to the Securities and Exchange Commission to deregister its common stock, the second company to do so in a matter of months.
EUCLID, Ohio - A two-year-old monitoring company here has moved into its new location, more than a decade after the companyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s management team designed and constructed the custom central station for another monitoring company.
American Response Center, formed in late 2001, will move into the building, once home to Security Associates International, in late June or early July, according to Jim Osborne, ARCÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s president.