Select Security, provider of security and life safety solutions for homes and businesses and ranked No. 32 on the SDM 100, is pleased to announce it has completed the purchase of several companies as part of its expansion in the southeast. The purchases added 6,000 customers, bringing Select Security’s rapidly growing total number of customers to more than 80,000. 

Included in the purchases were:

  • Tennessee Valley Protection, Huntsville, Ala.
  • Southern Security Services, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Interactive Alarms, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Security Consultants, Memphis, Tenn.
  • Alert Alarm Systems, Paducah, Ky.

“As we continue to accelerate our presence in the region, the addition of good customers and great team members to our family play a key role in our success,” said Patrick Egan, Select Security’s founder & CEO. “It has been an honor continuing to build on the community trust and reputation that William Bastian (Tennessee Valley), Albert Barnes (Southern Security), Ben Hardesty (Interactive Alarms), Cecil Hogan (Security Consultants), and Deborah and Jeffrey Brandon (Alert Alarms) created through their years of hard work and dedication, and we are proud to have many of them or their teams as part of our organization.”

Steve Firestone, president, said, “Our commitment to growing in the Kentucky, Alabama, and Tennessee region remains strong. Experience has shown that there is a lot of opportunity in these areas and we are looking forward to expanding our presence and sharing the Select Security story with the communities.”

With multiple local offices serving nearly 80,000 customers across Tennessee, Kentucky, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland, Virginia, Minnesota, West Virginia, Texas, New Mexico, North Carolina and South Carolina, Select Security offers integrated security and fire alarms, video surveillance, access control, along with home security, life safety and home automation systems. Select Security offers monitoring services through its secure network of four Secure Operation Centers that are each UL listed, Factory Mutual approved, and have earned the 5-Diamond certification from The Monitoring Association.