Welcome back to SECURITY SALES & INTEGRATION's "Security Speaking" podcast! Listen to Vivint CEO and Co-Founder Todd Pedersen talk door-to-door sales, handling competition and other issues affecting the industry.
January 29, 2012
Vivint, a national provider of residential security, energy management and automation solutions, launched a vehicle fleet for its new solar company in October 2011.
January 08, 2012
Vivint, a national provider of residential security, energy management and automation solutions, thought so much about the potential for solar power to significantly impact its bottom line that it created an entirely new business during 2011.
By Rodney Bosch · December 20, 2011
A family that claims their fire alarm did not sound during a fire is blaming the alarm company that installed the system, citing that the system did not work.
December 05, 2011
Vivint has teamed up with electricity supplier Constellation Energy to offer customers more control and options for electricity use and cost savings.
October 25, 2011
Vivint, formerly APX Alarm, has received $75 million from U.S. Bancorp to start its solar business, the company announced Wednesday.
October 19, 2011
Installing security contractors looking to strengthen their marketing efforts in targeting specific neighborhoods that house their customer demographics can now consider a new service offered by Facebook.
By Rodney Bosch · August 31, 2011
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
Coming on the heels of extreme tornado activity in the Midwest and elsewhere, Alarm.com releases Severe Weather Alerts, which warns customers of looming inclement weather in the area.
June 07, 2011
Winners of the 16th annual SAMMY Awards reaffirm how creative and cost-effective sales and marketing techniques power business success. Learn who won in each category and pick up great ideas for your own company.
June 06, 2011