CTSI's New Acquisition to Strengthen Security Integration Capabilities

Enterprise Security Magazine | Monday, January 10, 2022

The acquisition significantly strengthens security integration capabilities throughout the southern and central United States while enhancing cyber security services.

FREMONT, CA: "We are very excited to welcome Star Asset Security to the CTSI organization," states Joe Oliveri, President and CEO of CTSI. "Star is a fantastic organization that expertly serves customers with a unique and differentiated mix of physical security, IT, and cyber security offerings." Corbett Technology Solutions, Inc., a Wind Point Partners portfolio company, has purchased Star Asset Security, a market leader in enterprise IT, cyber, and physical security infrastructure systems integration, monitoring, and managed services. "We look forward to supporting the Company's best-in-class offerings while also leveraging our increased scale to enhance opportunities for employees and customers alike," adds Joe.

Founded in 1993 and based in Orlando, Fla., Star services consumers via eight offices spread throughout the south and the central United States. The Company delivers cloud-based physical security, IT, and cyber security solutions improved by its industry-leading ION247 Center of Excellence. ION247 provides managed services out of its network operation centre to monitor, maintain proactively, and safeguard clients' IT environment and physical security equipment. Headquartered in Chantilly, Va., CTSI develops, constructs installs, maintains, and manages highly advanced security, fire, nurse call, audiovisual, collaboration, and communication systems. CTSI services thousands of clients across the United States.

Nathan Brown, Managing Director at Wind Point, states, "Star Asset Security continues CTSI's strategic growth by greatly expanding our security integration footprint and strengthening our cyber security capabilities. We are thrilled to partner with the entire Star team as we continue building out the CTSI platform."

CTSI has acquired six companies since collaborating with Wind Point in June 2020. CTSI's acquisition strategy will remain focused on acquiring leading providers of life safety, security, nurse call, collaboration, and communication solutions with similar cultures and a trusted commitment to clients.

"Star Asset Security is really excited to join the growing CTSI business", comments Roger Hirschy, EVP of Star Asset Security. "Our collective culture and vision, combined with our strategic focus on enhanced managed and subscription services, align perfectly with CTSI. Joining forces with CTSI will deliver even greater value to our customers, accelerate our growth, and enable additional opportunities across our family of amazing employees who built Star into the highly regarded security integration and managed services leader it is today."

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