ACC turns 35
SAGINAW, Mich.--Audio Central Alarm, based here, celebrated its 35th anniversary in September, according to The Saginaw News.
Pat OÃ¢â‚¬â„¢Brien, owner, started the business in 1973. Today ACC is the only locally owned alarm company in town and it employs a staff of 30. From its offices at 819 and 833 S. Washington, the company serves Ã¢â‚¬Å“thousands of customersÃ¢â‚¬Â and has a UL-listed central station.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“At first, we primarily sold burglar and fire systems,Ã¢â‚¬Â OÃ¢â‚¬â„¢Brien is quoted as saying. Ã¢â‚¬Å“But now, coming right up there with them are surveillance cameras and access systems. Also, itÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s become totally computerized.Ã¢â‚¬Â Audio Central also has a guard service branch.