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ADT, Vivint report big revenue gains for 2019

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03/11/2020

BOCA RATON, Fla. and PROVO, Utah—Both ADT and Vivint reported strong fourth quarter and overall annual revenue gains for 2019, with ADT up 12 percent and Vivint up 10 percent for the year.

Vivint president Alex Dunn to step down

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03/05/2020

PROVOST, Utah—Vivint Smart Home Inc. announced that Alex J. Dunn is stepping down as president of Vivint Smart Home after 14 years at the company. He will remain an advisor to the company through March 2021. Scott R. Hardy, Vivint’s chief operating officer, will assume many of his day-to-day responsibilities.

Jeff Gardner steps down as Brinks CEO

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03/02/2020

DALLAS—Brinks Home Security announced late last week that company President and CEO Jeff Gardner is stepping down from his position and from the company’s Board of Directors, effective immediately.

ADT working with real estate developer HHHunt

Partnership to integrate smart home technology in new and existing multifamily and student housing
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02/17/2020

BOCA RATON, Fla.—ADT is partnering with real estate development company HHHunt to install smart home and property automation technology into new and existing HHHunt multifamily and student housing communities, adding another prominent real estate company to its list of partners.

Resideo acquires Herman ProAV

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02/12/2020

AUSTIN, Texas—Resideo Technologies Inc. acquired privately held Herman ProAV, a provider and distributor of professional audio-visual (AV) products, procurement services and labor resources to systems integrators in the commercial audio-visual industry.

Vivint Smart Home and Mosaic complete merger

Combined company started trading on NYSE under ticker VVNT this week
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01/23/2020

PROVO, Utah and NEW YORK—Vivint Smart Home and Mosaic Acquisition Corp. announced the completion of the previously announced transaction between Vivint and Mosaic, which results in Vivint becoming a publicly traded company.

Alula empowers partners with Pro Partner Program

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01/21/2020

ST. PAUL, Minn.—Alula, a leader in smart security and automation systems for professional installers and inventors of the Connect+ platform, launched the Alula Pro Partner Program, which provides incentives and supports partners with all the marketing support, training and sales assets needed to succeed and grow their business.

ADT unveils DIY brand at CES

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01/07/2020

LAS VEGAS—ADT unveiled its new DIY smart home security brand, Blue by ADT, at CES here this week.

ADT acquires Defenders, its largest independent dealer

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01/07/2020

BOCA RATON, Fla.—ADT announced this week that it has acquired Defenders, its largest independent dealer and only Authorized Premier Provider, for a purchase price of approximately $381 million.

Shiver Security acquires four companies

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12/12/2019

DAYTON, Ohio—Shiver Security Systems and Sonitrol of SW Ohio recently acquired four companies based in Southwest Ohio, including 995 Security, Security Services Center, Wilmington Security Systems and Apex Alarm Company.

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SSN News Poll May 2020

With the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) already transitioned to an all-digital business model and experts talking about a 2020 recession due to the coronavirus outbreak, this month’s News Poll looks at how companies are directly impacted.