Convergint Technologies Acquires Dakota Security Systems

The move strengthens Convergint’s position in North America, said executive chairman Dan Moceri.

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. — Convergint Technologies announced on Monday its acquisition of Dakota Security Systems. Founded in 1976, Dakota Security Systems is a security integration company based in Sioux Falls, S.D., and has offices in Arizona, New Jersey and throughout the upper Midwest.

“We are very excited to have [Dakota Security Systems President and CEO] Eric Yunag and his entire team join the Convergint Technologies family,” said Dan Moceri, executive chairman of Convergint Technologies. “They have built a strong business. The addition of Dakota Security Systems continues Convergint’s aggressive growth in building out a world-class systems integrator.”

Dakota Security Systems strengthens Convergint’s position in North America with an expanded geographical reach and access to new vertical markets, Moceri said.

“Combining with Convergint is the perfect strategic and cultural fit for Dakota Security,” Yunag said. “I am confident that the talents of the combined companies will strengthen our ability to meet the evolving security needs of our customers for years to come.”

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Convergint Technologies and Dakota Security Systems share a cultural dedication to customer service. The joint organization provides a diverse range of service-focused security and fire solutions, including system design, integration, installation, training and support services with a highly experienced workforce throughout the nation.

“2015 was another year of double digit growth for Convergint, and we are very excited to start 2016 with the addition of Dakota Security Systems,” said Ken Lochiatto, president & CEO of Convergint Technologies. “Our focus on being our customers’ best service provider is fueling this growth, and Dakota Security’s capabilities further strengthen that focus.”

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