ADS Security acquires security accounts of RTC Secure

March 8, 2018
Purchase Marks First Acquisition for ADS in 2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (03/08/18) – ADS Security (ADS), a regional electronic security and automation company headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, has acquired the security accounts of RTC Secure, a division of Ringgold Telephone Company in Ringgold, Georgia. This purchase is the first for ADS in 2018.

“I can think of no better company for us to partner with than RTC,” said John Cerasuolo, ADS President and CEO. “Their long history of providing outstanding customer support aligns well with our commitment to delivering legendary service. We are delighted to welcome these new customers to our ADS family.”

While this is the first acquisition of 2018 for ADS, they completed four in 2017, and six in 2016.

RTC Secure customers will have access to the ADS advanced suite of residential and commercial services. ADS offers an industry-leading mobile app and online web portal, smart home technologies, video surveillance, and access control solutions. Additionally, ADS has an elite, Five Diamond2 monitoring center located in Nashville, Tennessee, where customers can call and speak to a live person, 24/7/365.

The customers will be serviced out of the ADS Chattanooga office located at 5819 Winding Lane, Suite B, Hixson, TN 37343.  RTC Secure customers are currently being introduced and welcomed to ADS.


Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, ADS Security (ADS) was established in 1990 and currently serves thousands of businesses, industrial facilities and residences throughout the southeastern United States. ADS provides a full range of burglar and fire alarms, as well as video surveillance, access control and automation systems. ADS notably surpassed the $3,000,000 RMR mark in May of 2016. ADS Security is the only security installation company to operate a UL-listed, Monitoring Association Five Diamond monitoring center in Middle Tennessee. Each Monitoring Center Operator at ADS has earned the highest training certification available in the industry.