Alarm Detection Systems acquires Apex Alarm Systems

Acquisition opens new business opportunities in southeastern Wisconsin


Aurora, IL – January 6, 2014 – Alarm Detection Systems, Inc., a leading provider of commercial and residential security services, today announced its acquisition of Apex Alarm Systems, Inc., a privately-owned security business located in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The acquisition will open up new business opportunities in Southeastern Wisconsin for ADS, which is already known for its unique combination of large-scale capability and personable service.  

The Apex sales office and management team, including Apex founder and President, Jim Pascucci, will continue to operate under the ADS brand name.

“Both companies have always shared a focus on providing customers with the latest alarm technology and life-safety solutions, so from a customer perspective the service transition should be seamless,” says Bob Bonifas, Founder and CEO of Alarm Detection Systems, Inc.

Family owned and operated since 1968, Aurora, IL-based Alarm Detection Systems is ranked one of the top alarm companies in the United States. It is committed to same-day service with over 100 trained and certified technicians.  The company installs and services security systems including: Fire Alarms, Burglar Alarms, Closed Circuit Television (CCTV), and Access Control. The security systems are monitored 24-hours a day, seven days a week from an award-winning, UL-listed, CSAA-approved, Five Diamond-certified central monitoring station located at its Aurora business campus.