ARLINGTON, Va. - The president of a home integration company heavy into security has been elected to the Consumer Electronics AssociationÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Executive Board, the first time a non-manufacturer has joined the board.
BOCA RATON, Fla. - The flagship brand in the residential security market was apparently spared the chopping block in the latest round of cuts at parent Tyco International, but ADT Security Services could still see changes in its geographic and financial makeup as a result.
HOUSTON - A security holding company growing with acquisitions has made its fourth and largest purchase to date, picking up Apex Security in Glenwood Springs, Colo.
The acquisition gives Sweetwater Security Capital five locations in Colorado and 4,500 residential and small commercial accounts, boosting the companyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s overall account base to about 7,000 accounts, according to Donald Bresina-Hawkins, chairman of Sweetwater.
HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa. - GE Interlogix landed one of the biggest catches in the homebuilding market last month, announcing that it secured a contract to become the exclusive provider of security equipment for Toll Brothers Inc.
John Bergher, EVP of marketing and customer care for Sacramento, Calif.-based GHS Interactive Security, talks to Tess about the partnership GHS formed this spring with Solar Universe to offer homeowners a solution combining security, home automation and solar.