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Brinks Home announces new long-term contract with B&D Security

March 22, 2021SSN Staff

DALLAS, Texas—Brinks Home, one of the largest home security and alarm monitoring companies in North America, has announced a new agreement with B&D Security that extends their partnership for another five years. The new agreement will help both companies expand further into the commercial market, improve Brinks Home’s profitability through a reduction in the upfront cost to acquire accounts, and provide B&D Security with an increased share of long-term revenues. “This agreement...

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Brinks Home Security names chief commercial officer

February 19, 2021SSN Staff

DALLAS-FORT WORTH, Texas—Brinks Home Security, a home security and alarm company, announced the appointment of Kelly Atkinson as Chief Commercial Officer, effective March 1, 2021. “We are thrilled to have an executive of Kelly’s caliber join our executive leadership team," said Brinks Home Security CEO William Niles. “Kelly’s experience and depth of knowledge in sales and marketing, product launch and business model innovation will be instrumental as we execute on...

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Brinks Home Security to file Form 15 with SEC, end public trading of stock

January 26, 2021SSN Staff

DALLAS—Brinks Home Security, a home security and alarm monitoring company, announced that it intends to voluntarily deregister its common stock under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, ending the public trading of its common stock. In the announcement Brinks said it intends to file “post-effective amendments to its outstanding registration statements on Form S-3 and S-8 to deregister unsold securities thereunder, with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) no earlier than...

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Brinks Home Security acquires Select Security


Brinks Home Security acquires Select Security

December 29, 2020Paul Ragusa, Editor

DALLAS—With the acquisition of Select Security, Brinks Home Security adds approximately 30,000 residential and small business and 8,000 large commercial alarm monitoring contracts as well as $2 million in recurring monthly revenue (RMR). The company will take ownership of the alarm monitoring contracts through an earn-out structure that includes a $10 million upfront payment and a 50-month earn-out period. Per the terms of the transaction, the seller will transfer title to all accounts to...

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Brinks Home Security appoints permanent CEO

October 6, 2020SSN Staff

DALLAS— Brinks Home Security announced that its Board of Directors has appointed William Niles as CEO, effective Sept. 30, 2020. Niles had served as the company’s interim CEO since February 2020. “I am honored by the Board’s decision to place its trust in me and the incredibly talented and diverse team we have assembled over the past several months,” said Mr. Niles. “We are excited about the future of the smart home security market and the role we are going...

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Brinks Home Security’s bulk acquisition of contracts

June 23, 2020SSN Staff

DALLAS—Monitronics International, Inc. and its subsidiaries, which includes Brinks Home Security, announced it has acquired approximately 114,000 residential alarm monitoring contracts from Protect America, Inc., totaling approximately $4.6M in recurring monthly revenue (RMR). “This transaction fits neatly into our philosophy of acquiring profitable accounts at scale and holding them for life,” William Niles, interim CEO, Brinks Home Security, said in the announcement. “The company [Brinks...

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Jeff Gardner steps down as Brinks CEO

March 2, 2020SSN Staff

DALLAS—Brinks Home Security announced late last week that company President and CEO Jeff Gardner is stepping down from his position and from the company's Board of Directors, effective immediately.“Brinks Home Security is an exceptional company and leading the team has been an honor,” Gardner said in the announcement. “I am proud of what we have accomplished together and our deep commitment to serving our customers.”“On behalf of the Board, I want to thank Jeff...

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Brinks Home Security raises $43,000 for Mission 500 with annual 5K

November 1, 2019SSN Staff

DALLAS—Brinks Home Security hosted their fourth annual 5K benefiting Mission 500 on Saturday, Oct. 19 in Farmers Branch, Texas, raising $43,000 for Farmers Branch Elementary and Habitat of Humanity of Dallas. Prior to race day, Brinks employees assembled 600 refill packs for local elementary students and constructed home walls for Habitat for Humanity. “Brinks employees stopped by on their breaks during the workday to assemble backpacks and write encouraging notes to the children,”...

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Monitoring Matters

The importance of customer satisfaction and how to increase it

October 30, 2019Ginger Hill, Managing Editor

Yesterday's J.D. Power 2019 Home Security Satisfaction Study that includes both professionally (pro) installed and DIY home security systems got me to thinking about the importance of customer satisfaction as it pertains to the security industry. The study, based on responses from 5,289 customers, fielded during July and August of 2019, measured customer satisfaction with home security based on the following: billing and payment; customer service; price; professional monitoring; purchase and installation;...

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Brinks Home Security teaming with Mission 500 for annual 5K

October 2, 2019Paul Ragusa, Editor

Brinks Home Security is teaming with Mission 500 for the company's fourth annual Brinks Home Security 5K on Saturday, Oct.19, 2019, in Farmers Branch, Texas. Proceeds from this year's event will benefit children attending Farmers Branch Elementary, Habitat for Humanity Dallas, and children living in poverty across the United States. Last year's Brinks Home Security 5K raised more than $52,000 and benefitted children at Farmers Branch Elementary, in addition to helping families displaced by the Northern...

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