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Central station transformation

July 15, 2015Martha Entwistle

DELRAY BEACH, Fla.—The Internet of Things culture, where everything is connected, is changing the way people interact and the way business is transacted. It's also changing the central station landscape, pushing centrals into a new world where they are being asked to monitor more devices and to provide a variety of information to customers, instantly and around the clock. To keep up with this demand, central monitoring stations need to become more sophisticated. This requires significant...

2015, Brett Springall, Don Childers, Morgan Hertel, Rapid Response, Security Central, Smoky Mountain Systems, TechSec Solutions

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20 Under 40

'20 under 40' 2014—Brett Springall

October 21, 2014Leif Kothe

Brett Springall, 40Managing director, Security Central, Statesville, N.C.What inspired you to get into the security industry?Almost 12 years ago I was looking for work, so I'm not sure that inspiration is the best word! I interviewed at Security Central and a couple of other places, and had a few offers, but this was the one I chose. The reason was that it's a locally owned, family owned company, and I always appreciated that. I always felt at home in a small business, and I saw a company that was...

Brett Springall, Security Systems News (SSN)

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Springall named CEO of Security Central

October 8, 2014Martha Entwistle

STATESVILLE, N.C.—National third-party monitoring station Security Central today announced the promotion of Brett Springall, formerly Security Central's director of IT, to the position of CEO.Moving from IT director to CEO isn't necessarily a common career path in the security industry, but Springall said his strength in IT is something Security Central management and its owner value.“We have always been on the cutting edge. We want to continue to be on the forefront of technology, offering...

Brett Springall, Caroline Brown, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Courtney Brown, monitoring, Security Central, Security Systems News (SSN)

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Monitoring Matters

Security Central promotes new managing director

March 26, 2014Leif Kothe

Brett Springall, formerly the IT director at Security Central, and one of the key architects of the company's soon-to-launch total solution, has been named the managing director of the Lake Norman Security Patrol, of which Security Central is one of three divisions. Springall's promotion marks the first time in the company's 50-year history that day-to-day management will fall under the responsibility of someone who's not a member of the Brown family, according to a statement from the company. Ellen...

Brett Springall, Caroline Brown, central station alarm monitoring, Courtney Brown, Ellen Brown Meihaus, Lake Norman Security Patrol, Physical Security, Security Central

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Security Central beefs up infrastructure, expands to accommodate growth

March 7, 2011Daniel Gelinas

STATESVILLE, N.C.—Security Central, a third party central station serving approximately 2,000 dealers and 300,000 accounts in all 50 states, recently completed infrastructure upgrades and new construction to add workstations in anticipation of continuing growth, according to IT director Brett Springall. “We broke new ground to add space so that existing offices could be removed. The space freed up was included in the complete remodel of the central station, giving more room for operator...

Brett Springall, Dick Gill, Ellen Brown Meihaus, Gill Security, Security Central

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