Pye-Barker Fire & Safety acquires Comtron Systems

Oct. 5, 2023
This is the third acquisition for Pye-Barker in the Coachella Valley region of California.

Pye-Barker Fire & Safety – the largest fully integrated fire protection, life safety and security services provider in the United States – acquired Comtron Systems, a security, alarm and fire detection company based in Palm Desert, California. This is the third acquisition for Pye-Barker in the Coachella Valley region of California. The deal solidifies Pye-Barker's market share in the area and expands its full-service offerings in California. Pye-Barker's aggressive acquisition strategy of innovative fire, life safety and security companies has led to exponential growth for the company that now operates 175 branches across 40 states.

Comtron provides 24/7 monitoring and emergency service for its burglar alarms, video surveillance, access control systems, fire alarms and fire detection.

With over 35 years of service, Comtron's team leverages the latest technological advancements in the industry to provide custom systems that protect people and property no matter their unique circumstances. Bundled with the company's audio, video and smart home capabilities, Comtron equips its commercial and residential customers with automatic, fully integrated solutions.

"I knew Pye-Barker was the best choice for my team for future job growth opportunities, and they will take the best care of our customers moving forward," said Monty Sorensen, Owner of Comtron. "Pye-Barker has a big vision for life safety in the Valley, and our team is excited to grow with them."

"The Comtron team makes a great addition to the Pye-Barker family as we expand with the mission to provide full-service and fully integrated protection to every community," said Bart Proctor, CEO at Pye-Barker. "By making strategic acquisitions in key areas, we come together stronger and ready to protect our customers with integrated advanced fire, security and life safety offerings."

Comtron's team of technicians, account representatives and administrative staff will continue to grow the business and serve customers in California.