Convergint, a global provider of service-based systems integration, has acquired Simpson Security Systems, a security systems integrator that provides services across the Southeastern United States. The purchase expands Convergints’ geographic portfolio to Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas, Alabama, and Tennessee.

Simpson Security is one of the largest security systems integrators in Louisiana, concentrating on fire alarm, access control and video surveillance. Its customer portfolio includes a spectrum of businesses including healthcare facilities and state and government facilities. The firm is committed to custom service, providing 24/7/365 support.

“We are honored to be welcoming over 75 colleagues from Simpson Security Systems,” said Ken Lochiatto, CEO of Convergint. “We look forward to working together, deepening our local vertical market expertise, and continuing to provide our customers with best-in-class service across the Southeast and Central regions of the United States.”

“For thirty years, Simpson Security Systems has prided itself on culture and customer service—both of which align strongly with Convergint’s Values and Beliefs,” added Keith Simpson, CEO of Simpson Security. “We look forward to joining Convergint and further enhancing our service capabilities.”