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20 Under 40

Integrators '20 under 40' 2015—Ben Brookhart

October 13, 2015Amy Canfield

Ben Brookhart, 38CEO, Power Home TechnologiesRaleigh, N.C.Ben Brookhart started his security career in door-to-door sales in 1997 and was named the top sales rep in his second month of working for Westec Home Security.Soon he was training others in sales and was opening up new locations for the firm. When the company was sold in 1998, he realized that he wanted to become an entrepreneur. He and a colleague decided to start their own residential security company.“I've been in business for myself...

20 under 40: Class of 2015, Ben Brookhart, Power Home Technologies


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Residential

Growing strong in the Southeast to the tune of $25m in sales

August 18, 2015Amy Canfield

RICHMOND, Va.—Power Home Technologies CEO Ben Brookhart started his career selling alarm systems right out of college. He knew it was the right fit for him, and eventually he decided to start his own company.Power Home Technologies, born in Brookhart's apartment here 11 years ago, now has 16 offices, had $25 million in sales last year and has more than 75,000 installed customers in Virginia, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida, Georgia, Alabama and Maryland. And, it has plans...

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Also Noted

Power Home Technologies provide break-in victim with alarm system

December 10, 2012SSN Staff

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.—When a widow told a local TV station she had been sleeping with a hatchet under her pillow since a burglar had stolen her gun, Power Home Technologies, a security alarm monitoring company, stepped up and provided her with an alarm system, according to a company statement. Dave Kershaw, a Power Home Technologies representative, saw the woman's story on WKTR-TV and made a visit to her home. In addition to offering the alarm system, which included an arm/disarm remote control,...

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Monitoring

Power Home Technologies signs up with Monitronics

May 3, 2011Daniel Gelinas

DALLAS—A new partnership between “one of the top dealers in the country” and recently acquired Monitronics, one of the largest wholesale monitoring companies in the country, means only good things, according to both parties. Founded in 2004, Power Home Technologies has installed security systems in more than 30,000 homes in the U.S. The company made Inc. Magazine's 500 Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies list in 2009. In March PHT announced it joined the Monitronics Authorized...

Ben Brookhart, monitronics, Power Home Technologies, Renee Mallonee


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