Klein will be taking over for Dave Kosciuk, who will be moving into the role of Potter senior vice president of business development before retiring at the end of 2020.
Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The acquisition, representing about 1,500 Sonitrol customer accounts, officially closed July 6.
Cove is now certified as RapidSOS Ready, allowing critical data to be automatically sent to 911 in a home invasion, fire or other emergency.
Becklar CEO Josh Garner will retain a sizeable equity stake in the company following the transaction with BV Investment Partners.
Although the security and safety industry maintains focus on redundancy and business continuity, it appears that most were not prepared for something like COVID-19.
Leica Geosystems took the top honors in the annual NPS program, which recognizes innovative security products in partnership with ISC West.
Milwaukee-based Direct Supply earned a 2020 SSI Installation of the Year runner-up honor for integrating security solutions with an at-risk human perimeter system.
Bates’ ability to integrate disparate systems for Lexington’s ambitious City Center project earned itself a 2020 SSI Installation of the Year runner-up honor.
Hundreds of solar-powered mobile surveillance towers from Anduril Industries will be deployed to give U.S. patrol agents greater situational awareness.
Mixing traditional values, value-adds and valuable new offerings locked Custom Alarm in as SSI’s 2020 Small to Midsize Installer of the Year.