LOS ANGELES - Despite the threat, many security companies in the area came away from the California wildfires in October and early November nearly unscathed, with only a few companies reporting that some of their alarm customers lost their homes.
HONOLULU - A security guard firm that filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection earlier this year and tried to initiate a sale of the company as part of those proceedings has had its case dismissed, leaving the company to sort out how it plans to pay more than $1.5 million owed to the Internal Revenue Service, lawyers and other creditors.
WESTBROOK, Maine - The integrated building technologies division of a large electrical contractor here is adding security to its portfolio, a natural extension for the company as it looks to set itself apart from competitors.
EXTON, Pa. - SecurityNet, a network of independently owned systems integrators who look to one another to share best practices and help serve large customers who have offices across the country, announced it has added The Protection Bureau as its sixteenth member.
CENTERVILLE, Ohio - A systems integrator who ran into some financial troubles under the direction of former management is now getting back on track, after the two sons of the founder of Matrix Systems have rejoined the company and its day-to-day operations.
The trouble began earlier this year when the state of Ohio levied a lien against the company for unpaid taxes and AT&T and Fifth Third Bank filed lawsuits claiming unpaid bills.