The Mircom Group of Companies

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The Mircom Group of Companies
Industry

Fire Detection and Voice Alarm Notification Systems
Mass Notification Systems
Emergency Communication System
Fire Suppression Systems

Telephone Entry Communication Systems
Card Access Security Systems
Building Management Systems
Founded 1991
Headquarters Vaughan, Ontario,
Corporate Sales & Marketing:
Vaughan, Ontario
Key people Tony Falbo, CEO
Mark Falbo, President
Rick Falbo, VP Business & Market Development
Jason Falbo, VP Engineering
Laurie Eisner, VP Product Management
Victor Sebben, VP International Operations
Rocco Mastromartino, VP Manufacturing
Art Petrilli, VP US Sales
Domenic Ali, VP Finance
Website www.mircomgroup.com

The Mircom Group of Companies (MGC) is a manufacturer and distributor of life safety and communications systems including fire detection & alarm, voice evacuation, controlled access and security solutions.[1] The company is headquartered in Vaughan, Ontario.

History[edit]

MGC[2] was founded in 1991 by Mr. Tony Falbo.[3] Mr. Falbo was previously President and CEO of Mirtone Industries Limited which was acquired by General Signal group in 1989.

Date Event
1992 Mircom was incorporated in Ontario, Canada
1998 Mircom introduced FA-1000 Series Alarm Control Panels
2000 Introduced FX-2000 Intelligent Fire Alarm Control Panels
Introduced TAS-2000 Telephone Access Systems
2003 Moved into a new 82,000 square foot facility in Vaughan, Ontario
2004 Launched International Sales Division
Acquired Secutron product line from SimplexGrinnell & Tyco Group
Won Vaughan Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year – Exporter Award
2005 Acquired PRO-2000 product line from Securiplex Inc. (SNC-Lavalin)
2006 Launched Summit Systems Technology for security distribution market [4]
Won Vaughan Chamber of Commerce Manufacturing and Technology Excellence Award
Tony Falbo, President and CEO nominated for Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year, Ontario
Mircom Group received ISO 9001:2000 Certification
2007 Opened Mircom India Sales Office, the first International MGC Incorporated Company
2008 Expanded U.S. Operations with a new warehouse facility in Niagara Falls, New York
Opened Los Angeles Sales and Service Office
Expanded in Western Canada with new branch offices in British Columbia and Alberta
2010 Acquired United Export Corporation (UEC)
Introduced FleX-Net Intelligent Fire Alarm and Audio Network System
Introduced TX3-Touch Screen Telephone Access Control System
Introduced OpenGN Building Management System Software
2011 Won Vaughan Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year – Exporter Award [5]
Acquired Murray Electronics Inc., located in Ottawa, Ontario [6][7][8]
Acquired Kost Fire Safety Limited, located in Kelowna, British Columbia [9]
Mircom Vancouver expanded with new larger sales and Service office in Maple Ridge, British Columbia
Achieved Seismic Testing Certification for FleX-Net and FX-2000 Series
FlexNet receives UL 2572 Mass Notification System Approval
2012 Acquired Signalink Technologies Inc, located in Kelowna, British Columbia [10]
Acquired North Carolina Systems Service Company, located in Clayton, North Carlolina [11]
Acquired A1 Fire & Security LLC, located in Miami, Florida, A1 Fire Sprinkler Company,Located in Lindenhurst, New York [1][12][13]

Acquired Robinson Solutions, Located in Toronto, Ontario

2013 Nominated for a prestigious Edison Award for its innovative Open Graphic Navigator

Mircom Group of Companies was named one of Canada's Best Managed Companies of 2012

Winner of a 2013 Edison Gold Medal Award for Open Graphic Navigator in the Advanced Technologies- Smart Systems Category

2014 Launched FX3500 Fire Detection and Intelligent Suppression Panel

Launched TX3 InSuite and www.smartcondo.com smart home solutions

Launched MiCare Wireless Nurse Call Solution

Requalified as one of Canada's Best Managed Companies of 2013

Debuted on Canada's PROFIT 500 ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies [14]

Brands[edit]

Mircom[edit]

Mircom is the principal MGC brand. Its product line is split into fire Alarm, communications and security systems.

Secutron[edit]

Secutron has been manufacturing fire alarm systems since 1973, including conventional and intelligent fire alarm control panels, fire alarm networks, fire and security integration systems, and fire alarm accessories.

Secutron products are approved by Underwriters Laboratories (UL), Factory Mutual (FM), California State Fire Marshal (CSFM), City of New York(MEA), US Coast Guard, Loss Prevention Certification Board (LPCB) UK and American Bureau of Shipping (ABS).[citation needed]

Summit[edit]

Summit Systems Technology is a global brand that focuses the requirements of low voltage system installers and electrical contractors.

Operations[edit]

The Mircom Group of Companies is headquartered in Vaughan (Toronto), Ontario, Canada, with regional offices located in Niagara Falls, New York, USA; Mexico City, Mexico; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Bangalore, India; Dubai, UAE; and Singapore.

MGC™ employs over 500 people worldwide.

North American Operations[edit]

MGC's US headquarters is located in Niagara Falls, New York. MGC operates a dedicated network of sales and service branch offices, across North America, under its Mircom Engineered Systems[15] service brand.

Mircom's branch offices are known as Mircom Engineered Systems offices.

Canada Mircom Engineered Systems Branch Locations[edit]

•Victoria, BC
•Maple Ridge (Vancouver), BC
•Kelowna, BC
•Calgary, AB
•Edmonton, AB
•London, ON
•Hamilton, ON
•Toronto (Vaughan),ON
•Toronto,ON (Gardia)
•Whitby, ON
•Ottawa, ON
•Montreal, QC
•Quebec, QC
•Halifax, NS
•Moncton, NB

United States Mircom Engineered Systems Branch Locations[edit]

•Los Angeles, CA
•Chicago, Il
•Niagara Falls, NY
•Raleigh-Durham, NC
•Miami, FL
•Cedar Grove, NJ

International Operations[edit]

MGC Systems International Limited supports the sale and installation of MGC's systems in more than 95 countries worldwide, with regional offices located in Bangalore, India and Dubai, UAE. Under its U.E.C. (United Export) service brand, MGC distributes a range of fire protection equipment to more than 70 international markets.[16]

International Mircom Engineered Systems Branch Locations[edit]

•Mexico City, Mexico
•Buenos Aires, Argentina
•Bangalore, India
•Dubai, UAE
•Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
•Singapore, Republic of Singapore, Asia

The Mircom Group of Companies is ISO 9001:2008 certified.[17]

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