AlarMax opens Fort Lauderdale branch

April 16, 2024
The new location will provide dealers in Fort Lauderdale and the surrounding areas with personalized support, training and access to products.

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – April 16, 2024 – AlarMax, a leading national distributor of security, audiovisual and low-voltage products, today announces its newest branch location in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

The opening of the Fort Lauderdale AlarMax branch marks the latest milestone in the brand’s quest to expand accessibility for exceptional products and services that bolster success in the evolving security, fire alarm, surveillance, access control and AV markets.

Operated by a seasoned team with extensive experience with the industry and the local dealer community, the new location will provide dealers in Fort Lauderdale and the surrounding areas with personalized support, training and access to products from over 400 innovative vendors.

“The AlarMax team is committed to bringing its comprehensive product portfolio to more dealers nationwide. We’re eager to serve the Fort Lauderdale area with the exceptional customer service and support the AlarMax community expects, advancing business opportunity on a local level and empowering innovation from our vendors,” shared Randy Hall, president at AlarMax.

Industry veteran Derek Bonner will serve as the Fort Lauderdale branch manager. Derek started his career as a technician in 1979. He later held various roles in business management, training, sales and leadership – amassing over four decades of versatile experience in the custom integration industry. He brings a wealth of experience to the branch.

Bonner’s team at the new location also has strong roots in the local market, boasting decades of experience servicing the Fort Lauderdale community. From day one, the new branch will provide the region with knowledgeable, personalized support that customers expect from AlarMax.

"Over the past 40 years, I’ve taken on many roles in the integration industry, yet my focus has always remained the same: supporting the talented individuals behind successful projects. With many of us having decades-long tenures serving this region, we're eager to continue supporting our existing customers with the personalized service they’ve come to enjoy and welcome new dealers to discover the AlarMax difference,” shared Bonner. “Whether we’re trying to map out the perfect product mix for precise project specifications or simply being a sounding board, we aim to empower dealers, ensuring they confidently navigate business complexities with the support of a team genuinely dedicated to their success.”

Dealers can visit the new location at 3901 SW 47th Ave, Suite 403 in Davie, FL 33314. To learn more, visit or contact the branch at (954) 481-0855.