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Atronic Alarms Acquires American Detection Specialists in Springfield, Missouri

In late August, Atronic Alarms finalized the acquisition of American Detection Specialists, Inc. (ADSI), a respected security system company in Springfield, Missouri.

Bryan Morris, owner of ADSI, took over the company after his father and company founder, Jim Morris, passed away in 2011 after providing security solutions in SW Missouri for three decades. Bryan’s goal of finding a supporting company who could enhance customer support and quality of service became realistic when he met Neil Atha, Vice President of Atronic Alarms.

“We knew of Atronic’s high reputation,” Morris said, who started with ADSI in 1993. “Since they are also a family-owned company they have the same values and business ethics as ADSI.”

Morris felt that the combined companies would be the perfect fit for the ADSI team and their clients. Morris and the ADSI staff will continue operations in Springfield under the Atronic Alarms brand.

American Detection now Atronic Alarms
The Springfield team. Front row (left to right) Rick Smith, Helen Porter, Scott Dyal, Michelle Dostal. Back row (left to right) Jacob Baize, Bryan Morris, Shaun DeVille, Matt Happle, Jeremy Davis, Scott Pierce.

Perry Atha, President and Founder of Atronic Alarms, started the company in 1982 in Kansas City. His son, Neil, came on board in 2011 as Vice President. Neil quickly took over the day-to-day operations of the company.

“Bryan and his team have been wonderful to work with,” said Atha, “Our goal is to maintain and enhance the quality of service their clients expect, and to provide them with the latest products, technology and support available.”

Atronic Alarms is a midwest leader in security, fire, smart home automation, cameras and access control with locations in Kansas City and Omaha.

“We’re proud of the fact that we have seen steady growth over the years without losing quality,” Neil said. “Aside from securing our customers electronically, maintaining exceptional customer service is important to us. We are looking forward to growing relationships in the Springfield and Branson areas.”

Smart Home Security Systems

How to Make Your Home a “Smart Home”

Home Automation systems turn your home into a “Smart Home” by communicating with you and saving you time, energy, and money. This technology, called Smart Home Technology or Smart Home Systems, is now more affordable than ever.

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“Smart Homes” can automate lights, thermostats, garage doors and more.

On your way to work and forgot to arm your security system? You can arm it immediately from your mobile phone, tablet, or laptop. Set it up to receive a text-message notification any time your carbon-monoxide or smoke detectors indicate an emergency or if someone else has armed or disarmed it.

Use the motion-detection settings to have your camera record anyone who enters the house and then send alerts to your phone, or set your system to turn lights on when you walk into a room.

Lock or unlock exterior doors, so you can let someone in, even when you are not, and eliminate the need to rush home to verify that you locked the door on your way out. Open or close your garage door, or check status of door while away.

Receive a text message any time a signal is triggered in your house, such as from a liquor cabinet or pool gate opening.

Adjust your temperature from your phone, or set automatic adjustments at certain times during the day. Wake up to a warm house in the winter, and lower the temperature after you leave for work. A real energy and money saver. You can also adjust it with a touch of a button on your phone.

You know your home is protecting itself and your loved ones 24 hours a day, 365 days a year — and with a Smart Home Automation System from Atronic Alarms you have the ability to communicate with it at any time.

Updated 12/2020

Bobby Girratono

Bobby Girratono – Employee of the Fall 2017 Quarter

Bobby GirratonoCongratulations to Bobby Girratono, Warehouse Coordinator, who was chosen as the Fall 2017 employee of the quarter. Bobby started with Atronic Alarms as a service coordinator and recently moved into the warehouse department.

Atronic Alarms honors employees four times a year with this award. Recipients are chosen after a company-wide vote who have shown exemplary qualities through positive teamwork, job performance and customer satisfaction.

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Atronic 35 Years, SDM 100 and SAMMYs

Atronic Celebrates 35 Years, Ranks on SDM top 100, and Receives Finalist Honor in SAMMY Awards

In Atronic Alarms’s 35 years in business, the company will be featured in the Security Sales & Integration magazine as one of the finalists for the SAMMY “Installer of the Year” award. The SAMMY Awards program recognizes and honors installing security dealers and integrators for their marketing, business, installation and overall excellence. The company held a staff photoshoot to celebrate both 35 years and the SAMMY honor.
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Brandy Summer 2017

Brandy Seitzinger, Employee of the Summer 2017 Quarter

Brandy Seitzinger, Atronic AlarmsCongratulations to Brandy Seitzinger,  service technician, who was chosen as the employee of the Summer 2017 quarter.

Atronic Alarms honors employees four times a year with this award. Recipients are chosen after a company-wide vote who have shown exemplary qualities through positive teamwork, job performance and customer satisfaction.

Brandy has been on the verge of winning over the last several quarters, and her great attitude and work ethic pulled her to the top this summer.

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Atronic Alarms Kansas City - Photo by Duane Hallock

Winter 2016-2017 – Get to Know Us at Atronic Alarms

Learn more about the people who work hard for you here at Atronic Alarms, Inc. with this fun question-and-answer interview highlighting different people each quarter. This quarter features Curtis Mayes, Installation Manager.

Curtis MayesMeet Curtis Mayes, Installation Manager

What is your favorite color? Red or Blue. Depends on the sporting season.

What is one of the best moments you have of your life so far? When my babies were born.

Fruit or Veggies?  Veggies.

Chiefs, Royals, T-Bones or Sporting KC? Chiefs and Royals.

What is the best thing you like about your job? I like to see things come together and see completed projects.  I have a great team, and I enjoy seeing them work together to meet any goal or deadline that arises. I also like knowing that we provide our customers with great solutions that can make their lives easier, and protect their families and/or employees.

Favorite month of the year? July.

Would you consider yourself an introvert or extrovert? Why?  Depends on the situation, outside of work I just like to sit back and go with the flow.  At work however, I step in and take control as needed based on the situation.

Hobbies outside of work? Working on cars, electronics, and hanging out with my family.