Missouri AG office says Vivint sales reps “misrepresented the company they worked for and exaggerated the length of the rescission (cancellation) period as well as the local crime rates.”
SSI Staff · September 08, 2015
A Fluent Home salesperson faces criminal charges after he allegedly forced his way into a Louisiana home in an effort to sell a home security system.
SSI Staff · May 20, 2015
The summer sales model company was previously branded as Titan Alarm in Canada and Stryke Alarm in the U.S.
SSI Staff · February 04, 2015
CPI Security Systems has sent notices to more than 80,000 customers in Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina, warning that deceptive sales reps from another security provider may try to sell them an upgraded alarm system.
Ashley Willis · June 19, 2012
Platinum Protection, a summer-model sales company in American Fork, Utah, laid off most of its employees last week, The Salt Lake Tribune reports.
February 02, 2012
The June issue of SSI features Provo, Utah-based Vivint (formerly APX Alarm) profiled for winning this year’s SAMMY (Sales & Marketing) Award for Best Community Outreach Program. As part of the process, I spoke at length with Kristi Knight, Vivint vice president of corporate communications, not only about the rapidly rising company’s marketing but also about its success, recent name change and controversial tactics.
Scott Goldfine · June 09, 2011
Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster filed a lawsuit against Pinnacle Security this week, claiming the company engaged in unethical door-to-door sales practices ...
May 04, 2011
Let me offer a word regarding the "summer programs" that have entered the alarm industry. First, any effort that adds 150,000 new subscribers who now own and operate alarm systems is worthwhile!
By Ron Davis · November 30, 2009
As summertime draws to a close, so does the high season for door-to-door alarm system sales in the United States. Not soon to fade, however, is ...
By Rodney Bosch · August 31, 2009