Glen Barnard

SSI Hall Of Fame: 2004

Career Highlights

  • Developed strong background in real estate and managing home building companies
  • Co-founded The Alert Centre with Larry Welch
  • The operation was industry’s first dealer program provider
  • The Alert Centre was acquired by ADT in mid-1990s

Why He’s on The List

  • Key figure in Alert Centre’s establishment of industry’s first national independent dealer network
  • Provided capital to industry by monetizing monitoring contracts
  • Provided accurate, consistent market value for recurring revenue generated by industry
  • Increased overall level of technology, professionalism in remote monitoring business

Comments & Reaction:
“It is a validation of the concept created by Larry Welch and the business co-founded by the two of us. I believe the concept will continue on with further penetration of the residential market.”

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