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Scutum announces integration of Thompson Electronics Company

Scutum announces integration of Thompson Electronics Company

NEW YORK—Scutum Group, a global security and fire protection service provider, announced that Thompson Electronics Company (TEC) has joined Scutum North America.

This integration consolidates the group’s position as a leading security and safety expert in North America, according to Scutum.

Scutum North AmericaFounded in 1980, Thompson Electronics Company (TEC) provides electronic systems expertise in audiovisual, healthcare, and education communication, fire alarm, and security throughout Illinois. From design, project management, and installation, TEC delivers a high-quality custom service that ensures the 24/7 protection of their commercial, industrial, and government accounts. TEC operates from two offices in Peoria and Naperville.

“We are pleased to welcome Thompson Electronics Company into the Scutum family,” said Michael Vitarelli, chief executive officer, Scutum North America. “Their superior record as an electronics systems company, their experienced team, and their perfect understanding of local security and safety requirements will undoubtedly strengthen our presence in this strategic geography that is Illinois as we continue to extend our reach following the integration of Forest Security earlier this year.”

“Thompson Electronics Company is a long-established and trusted partner of electronic security and fire protection solutions,” added Robert Aiello, chief executive officer, Scutum North America. “The complementarity of their offerings with our existing one will enable us to continue to offer innovative solutions for the optimal protection of our clients.”

“This is an exciting new step for Thompson Electronics Company as we pursue our growth. The synergies between the two companies will extend our reach and offerings to serve our clients better,” noted Craig Thompson, president and founder of Thompson Electronics Company.

Headquartered in New York City, Scutum North America, part of Scutum Group, provides services to large corporations and SMEs located on the East Coast from its local offices in Boca Raton, Fla.; New York City; and in Illinois, where Scutum North America now operates from three offices - River Grove and now Peoria and Naperville.


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