Convergint, a service-based systems integrator, announced it has acquired Simpson Security Systems, a security systems integrator that provides services across Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas, Alabama and Tennessee. This acquisition expands Convergint’s footprint across the Southeast and Central regions of the United States.

“We’ve celebrated tremendous growth this past year, and with each acquisition, we remain focused on two things: culture and service,” said Ken Lochiatto, CEO of Convergint. “We are honored to be welcoming over 75 colleagues from Simpson Security Systems. We look forward to working together, deepening our local vertical market expertise, and continuing to provide our customers with best-in-class service across the Southeast and Central regions of the United States.”

Founded in 1991, Simpson Security Systems provides security and special systems solutions, with a large concentration of fire alarm, access control and video surveillance. The company’s clientele includes businesses of all sizes, healthcare facilities, and state and government entities, including the Department of Justice. 

“We are excited to be joining Convergint, a company that continues to scale its services to meet the increased global demand for fire, life safety, and security needs,” said Keith Simpson, CEO of Simpson Security Systems. “For 30 years, Simpson Security Systems has prided itself on culture and customer service — both of which align strongly with Convergint's Values and Beliefs. We look forward to joining Convergint and further enhancing our service capabilities.”