PARSIPPANY, N.J., Jan. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SOS Security LLC, one of the nation's largest privately-owned security companies, recently acquired the operating assets of New Horizon Security Services, Inc., a leading provider of manned security services in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
New Horizon Security Services was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Manassas, VA. It employs more than 800 officers who serve commercial, residential, and state and local government clients.
New Horizon Security Services' focus on quality, technology and training has led to consistent growth, and it was recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the nation's fastest growing private companies six years in a row.
"We are excited to join SOS Security," said John (J.J.) Frazer, President of New Horizon Security. "As part of SOS, we will continue to serve our customers with the same dedication to quality as we do today, only now as part of a company with over 7,500 employees. We look forward to bringing the benefits of SOS Security's domestic and global capabilities and extensive operational resources to our customers."
SOS Security is known for its commitment to quality service and client partnerships. Like New Horizon Security, senior management is directly involved in daily operations in support of their clients. This approach, combined with best practices developed over 47 years, allows SOS Security to provide superior security services and consistently exceed client expectations.
"We founded SOS Security with the belief that if we hired the best people and provided the highest quality services to our customers, we would build a first-class security company," said Edward B. Silverman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of SOS Security. "We are excited about our investment in New Horizon Security because the people, mission and culture uniquely align with ours. New Horizon Security's innovative technology and customer service techniques will support our continued tradition of excellence."
Mr. Frazer will become the Regional Vice President of the New Horizon Security's division of SOS Security and will continue managing the growth in SOS Security's mid-Atlantic region. "Our employees have been instrumental in helping us reach this pivotal moment in our company's history, and are the reason we will continue to thrive as part of SOS Security," stated Mr. Frazer.
"This is an exciting strategic collaboration. Applying our combined talent, scope of services, domestic and global footprint, resources and expertise in security operations will lead to new and exciting opportunities for our clients and employees," added Mr. Silverman.
About SOS Security LLC Founded in 1969, SOS Security is one of the largest privately-owned security companies in the U.S. with more than 7,500 security professionals working domestically and around the world through foreign regional joint ventures and strategic partners. A proven leader in the Security and Protective Services industry, SOS Security is headquartered in Parsippany, NJ and has offices throughout the United States and resources throughout the world.
SOS Security's business lines include Executive/Close Protection services for Fortune 1000 corporate executives and high-profile individuals around the world; Investigative, Management and Consulting Services; as well as Fire/ Life Safety Services. In addition, SOS Security provides highly qualified and trained security officers for clients in various industries such as: Technology/ Communications; Government; Embassies and Consulates; Public Utilities; Education Facilities/Campus Security; Hospitality/Leisure/Hotels, Retail/Shopping Centers; Media/Entertainment; Commercial/ Residential Real Estate; Pharmaceutical/Healthcare/ Hospitals; Manufacturing/Warehouse/Distribution; and Financial/Banking.