Largest alarm companies.
According to Jordon Brown, regional manager for Guard Tronic Inc. of Fort Smith, a sour economy can be sweet for his industry.
"When an economy slows down, the security industry lags behind somewhat, but will usually follow that economic trend," he said. "If the economy stays down, crime increases and our market picks back up, even in a 'down' economy. As the economy bounces back, clients now have more money and are already conscious of the need for added security."
Number of employees company-wide working for Diebold Inc. The corporation was established in 1869 and employs 45 licensed alarm technicians in Arkansas.
Size of a Pulaski Technical College facility for which Fleming Network Services of Bentonville installed security systems. Fleming jumped to fifth place on the list this year, up from ninth last year.
9 Number of respondents on this list, out of 16, that focus services entirely on security and monitoring without offering other technical services like cabling, sound systems, etc.
Voice over Internet Protocol. This technology is beginning to replace POTS, or Plain Old Telephone Service, as more customers disconnect their wireline phones. Historically, home security was connected solely through home telephones.
Cost of the 73,000-SF Arkansas Food Bank warehouse in Little Rock, completed early in 2011.
Advanced Cabling Systems Inc. of North Little Rock, the largest alarm company in Arkansas, installed the building's cabling, fire alarm, intrusion detection, cameras, overhead paging and controlled access.
Ranked by number of licensed employees in Aekansas Licensed Ark. Company Employees Address Total Ark Phone, Fax Employees Website Year Other Locations Founded Business Description 1 Advanced Cabling Systems Inc. 52 Life safety integration; 4950 Northshore Lane, North 79 specialization Little Rock 72118 in networking, (501) 568-9599, (501) 568-6422 1997 wireless, access control, www.AdvancedCablingSystems.com structured cabling, fire alarm, Springdal CCTV systems and intrusion detection 2 Diebold Inc. 45 Integrator of physical and data 1523 5. Bowman Road, Suite A, 60 (1) security Little Rock systems 72211 1859 (501) 219-3000, (501) 219-3028 www.Diebold.com Offices in most states 3 Triple S Alarm Co. Inc. 44 Installation and service of fire, 2820 Cantrell Road, Little Rock 62 security, sound 72202 and (501) 664-4599, (501) 664-0586 1975 communications equipment www.TripleSAlarm.com including burglar, fire, card Pine Bluff access, CCTV, nurse call, teledata, Intercom, clock and bell; monitoring of alarms and elevators 4 Guard Tronic Inc. 40 Electronic security 104 N. 13th St, Fort Smith 50 72901 (800) 542-7866, (800) 687-4502 1959 www.GuardTronic.com Bentonville, Little Rock, Forrest City, Muskogee, Okla. 5 Fleming Network Services 30 Voice and data cabling, fiber 3311SW1 Street, Bentonville 45 optics, phone 72712 systems and (501) 847-9500, (501) 847-7763 1995 physical security systems www.Flemlnc.com Bentonville 6 Dunk Fire & Security Inc. 29 Fire sprinkler protection, fire 3446 Wagon Wheel Road, 54 alarm, Springdale 72762 security, monitoring, (479) 750-1833, (479) 750-1465 2005 CCTV, etc. www.DunkFire.com Conway 7 Suddenlink Security 24 Remote property monitoring with 700 Exchange Ave., Conway 316 alerts by 72032 email, text or phone; (877) 694-9474 2010 (2) Web-access camera systems; www.Suddenlink.com motion detection devices, wireless monitoring of doors, Arkadelphia, Batesville, El windows and Dorado, Heber cabinets; Springs, Helena, Hot Springs professional Village, installation and UL- Jonesboro, Pocahontas, certified, Magnolia. Malvern, state-licensed 24/7 Mountain Home, Newport, monitoring Russellville 8 Alert Alarm Systems lnc. 23 Installation, service and 1118 S. Greenwood, Fort Smith 25 monitoring of 72901 burglar alarms, fire (479) 782-4954, (479) 782-40 1976 systems and CCTV systems www.AlertA-larmSys.com Fort Smith, Lowell 9 DES 20 Electronic systems integration for 2349 W. Hudson Road, Rogers 34 residential, 72756 enterprise and SMB (479) 621-8889, (479) 621-0828 1996 applications with design, www.DES3S.com software development, Rogers, Little Rock, Austin, installation Texas and service for each of those systems 10 Arkansas Security 17 Home and business burglar and 444 N. 48th St., Springdale 25 fire alarms and 72762 security cameras (479) 935-9911, (479) 361-9047 1997 www.NWAAlarm.com 11 Best Security Services Inc. 15 Home and business security 11711 Hermitage Road. Little 15 systems and Rock 72211 surveillance (501) 224-2770, (50l) 224-2798 1998 www.BestSecuri-tyServices.com Bella Vista, Springfield, Mo. 12 Interface Security Systems LLC 12 Installation of security systems, 10912 Colonel Glenn, Little 15 fire alarms, Rock 72204 broadband and (501) 618-3100, (501) 618-3115 1983 digital voice mail www.lnterfaceSys.com Offices throughout country Company Address Phone, Fax Website Other Locations Top Executive 1 Advanced Cabling Systems Inc. Michael Kennedy 4950 Northshore Lane, North President Little Rock 72118 (501) 568-9599, (501) 568-6422 MKennedy@AdvancedCa- blingSystems.com www.AdvancedCablingSystems.com Springdal 2 Diebold Inc. Tom Swidarski 1523 5. Bowman Road, Suite A, President & CEO Little Rock 72211 Requests@Diebold.com (501) 219-3000, (501) 219-3028 www.Diebold.com Offices in most states 3 Triple S Alarm Co. Inc. Rick Edwards 2820 Cantrell Road, Little Rock President 72202 (501) 664-4599, (501) 664-0586 www.TripleSAlarm.com Pine Bluff 4 Guard Tronic Inc. Jordon Brown 104 N. 13th St, Fort Smith Regional Manager 72901 (800) 542-7866, (800) 687-4502 Jordon@GuardTronic.com www.GuardTronic.com Bentonville, Little Rock, Forrest City, Muskogee, Okla. 5 Fleming Network Services C. Ann Fleming 3311SW1 Street, Bentonville CEO 72712 (501) 847-9500, (501) 847-7763 CFleming@Flemlnc.com www.Flemlnc.com Bentonville 6 Dunk Fire & Security Inc. Ken W. Dunk 3446 Wagon Wheel Road, President Springdale 72762 (479) 750-1833, (479) 750-1465 KDunk@DunkFire.com www.DunkFire.com Conway 7 Suddenlink Security Ralph Kelly 700 Exchange Ave., Conway President & CEO 72032 (877) 694-9474 www.Suddenlink.com Arkadelphia, Batesville, El Dorado, Heber Springs, Helena, Hot Springs Village, Jonesboro, Pocahontas, Magnolia. Malvern, Mountain Home, Newport, Russellville 8 Alert Alarm Systems lnc. Pat Nolte 1118 S. Greenwood, Fort Smith Secretary/Treasurer 72901 (479) 782-4954, (479) 782-40 PNolte@AlertAlarmSys.com www.AlertA-larmSys.com Fort Smith, Lowell 9 DES Kevin James Lambidonis 2349 W. Hudson Road, Rogers CEO & Director of 72756 Business Development (479) 621-8889, (479) 621-0828 www.DES3S.com Rogers, Little Rock, Austin, Texas 10 Arkansas Security Ken Hagerty 444 N. 48th St., Springdale CEO 72762 (479) 935-9911, (479) 361-9047 Ken@ArSat.com www.NWAAlarm.com 11 Best Security Services Inc. Dennis Dale Stricklin 11711 Hermitage Road. Little Owner & President Rock 72211 (501) 224-2770, (50l) 224-2798 www.BestSecuri-tyServices.com Bella Vista, Springfield, Mo. 12 Interface Security Systems LLC Shawn Cullins 10912 Colonel Glenn, Little Sales Manager Rock 72204 (501) 618-3100, (501) 618-3115 www.lnterfaceSys.com Offices throughout country Originally published Nov. 21,2011. Sources: Arkansas State Police, Arkansas Security Alarm Association, the companies. Companies whose licenses are restricted to residential services or smoke detectors were not included in survey research. Other licensed alarm companies that may be large enough to be listed failed to respond to repeated survey requests. 1 Number reported as between 50 and 75 2 Year operations began in Arkansas Researched by Luke Jones
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