SFI Electronics Makes Security Dealer & Integrator Magazine's First-Ever List of Fastest Growing Systems Integrators

Mar 23, 2012 (07:03 PM EDT)

SANTA ANA, Calif., March 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SFI Electronics, a division of Universal Services of America and one of the largest providers of security systems in the southeastern and mid-Atlantic U.S., is excited to announce that they have earned a spot on the Security Dealer & Integrator (SD&I) magazine Fast50 Ranking, the first-ever list of America's fastest growing systems integrators. The SD&I Fast50 Rankings are based on a formula that factors in revenue and percentage growth.


"The SFI Electronics team works hard to deliver exceptional service, results and value to our customers every day. Our well-developed project engineering and management processes are designed to deliver consistent, professional results that exceed end-user specifications," said Tom Fogle, President of SFI Electronics. "We are grateful to make this list and to our customers for the confidence, business and support they have given us over the years."

The SD&I Fast50 will be recognized in the March 2012 issue of Security Dealer & Integrator magazine, in a special awards ceremony at the ISC West 2012 security industry tradeshow, in the SD&I magazine iPad app and on

"We are excited to be recognized by SD&I for all of our success," said Steve Jones, Co-CEO and Chief Operating Officer of Universal Services of America. "We look forward to continue climbing their list in future years." 

Awards and educational best practices will be given at the panel presentation at ISC West in Las Vegas from 4:30-5:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at the ISC Special Events Stage, Booth #14035. All interested persons are invited to attend the Fast50 awards presentation to celebrate and learn about these integrators' growth.

"SD&I Fast50 companies are proof positive that innovative companies can grow, even during a recession. They know what their customers need and how to provide the right services to vertical markets," said Editor Deborah O'Mara. She added that the fastest growing vertical markets were education and healthcare. "In terms of product categories, access control and video surveillance were at the top with IT security close behind."

SD&I magazine is the voice of the channel for security and fire system resellers, service providers, product distributors and monitoring firms. The magazine, published monthly, covers industry business trends and technology solutions that impact the businesses of electronic security dealers and integrators working in commercial, industrial, government and residential markets. The full SD&I Fast50Ranking can be viewed at:

SFI Electronics provides its customers the most advanced security equipment and latest developments in technology through partnerships with many outstanding manufacturers and suppliers. For more information on what SFI Electronics can do for your business, visit For additional security systems news, visit

About Universal Services of America

Founded in 1965, Universal Services of America combines an innovative mix of tradition with cutting edge systems and technology to keep pace with the ever-evolving needs of today's business environments. Headquartered in Santa Ana, Calif., with offices located throughout Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Washington, Universal employs hands-on, highly experienced management teams and continuous training to deliver consistent, high quality security solutions. Universal is made up of four unique divisions: Universal Protection Service and SFI, which offer a wide range of security professionals for commercial properties of every type; Universal Building Maintenance, which specializes in green cleaning services for every kind of facility; Universal Security Systems and SFIE, which provide full-service security systems; and Universal Fire/Life Safety Services, which offers all aspects of emergency preparation. (State licenses: 1003458, 14417, 1025514, 0600, 58361, 11-1376, A2000170). Visit us at: Keep up with the latest news at:

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