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CSG rebrands to Alert 360

September 19, 2018Spencer Ives

TULSA, Okla.—Alert 360 is the new name for Central Security Group and Guardian Security Systems, a move that Richard Ginsburg, company CEO, said better represents what the company has to offer.“We've been operating under two different brands for the past 10 years,” Ginsburg told Security Systems News. “We operated as Guardian Security in Oklahoma, and then we operated as Central Security Group outside of Oklahoma. It was really confusing to customers. Most importantly, those...

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On The Editor's Desk

CSG buys again

January 14, 2015Martha Entwistle

CSG is adding density near its headquarters with the purchse announced yesterday of Allied Protective Systems, based in Oklahoma City. The deal adds 6,000 customers to CSG's Guardian Security Systems, an installing security company that CSG owns. CSG CEO Richard Ginsburg was on a plane today, but Amy will catch up with him later this week and have more to report on the deal next week. Ginsburg has been on the acquisition trail. Amy reported in October that CSG purchased two companies in Texas. Here's...

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CSG acquires Kansas-based SafeLink Security

February 8, 2012Rich Miller

TULSA, Okla.—Central Security Group has acquired SafeLink Security, based outside Kansas City, Kan., in a turnkey deal that brings CSG about 1,100 accounts in four states.Glenn Albers, vice president of dealer operations for CSG, based here, said the deal was completed Feb. 1. Financial terms were not disclosed.Albers said the purchase, CSG's first “full acquisition” in Kansas, was especially attractive because of the company's established relationship with SafeLink.“They...

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Tulsa's Controller Security sells accounts to Guardian

January 18, 2012Rich Miller

TULSA, Okla.—Guardian Security Systems has purchased the accounts of Tulsa's Controller Security in a deal that will maintain local alarm monitoring for the subscribers.Guardian Security is the name by which Central Security Group—one of the nation's leading providers of security alarm monitoring—does business in Oklahoma. CSG is based in Tulsa and has its own central station here.Glenn Albers, vice president of dealer operations for Guardian Security, said the deal was completed...

Central Security Group, Controller Security, Davis Mergers & Acquisitions Group, Dorsie Mosher, Glenn Albers, Guardian Security Systems, Skip Houston

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This Blog's on Fire (And Other Stuff)

Guardian Security expands dominance in Tulsa

October 27, 2011Tess Nacelewicz

Here's a tidbit about Guardian Security Systems, located in Tulsa, Okla. It just bought a block of accounts from another Tulsa company, NEOSAT Alarms, according to an announcement yesterday by the Long Grove, Ill.-based Davis Mergers and Acquisitions Group, which represented NEOSAT in the transaction. Here's more from the Oct. 26 release: Mark Garrett, owner of NEOSAT Alarms, stated that he “was very pleased to be able to place his subscribers with a high-quality central station that has a...

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