Pye-Barker Fire & Safety acquires Vermillion Systems to expand presence in central Indiana


Pye-Barker Fire & Safety, recognized as the largest fully integrated and full-service fire protection, life safety, and security services provider in the United States, has announced its strategic acquisition of Vermillion Systems, a fast-growing security systems integrator based in Walkerton, Indiana. This acquisition marks a significant expansion of Pye-Barker’s operations into Central Indiana, enhancing its capacity to serve communities with comprehensive safety solutions.

Strategic Expansion and Community Safety

Vermillion Systems, known for its robust offerings in fire alarm monitoring, video surveillance, access control, and intrusion detection, serves a wide range of commercial, industrial, and municipal clients throughout the Michiana region and the broader Midwest. The acquisition by Pye-Barker aims to leverage Vermillion’s strong local presence and technological expertise to reinforce its commitment to community safety across the United States.

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Aligned Values and Ethical Business Practices

David Vermillion, founder and President of Vermillion Systems, expressed his confidence in the acquisition, highlighting the shared values and business ethics between the two companies. “The decision to partner with Pye-Barker was straightforward due to their focus on taking care of our team and customers,” Vermillion said. This sentiment was echoed by Pye-Barker CEO Bart Proctor, who noted, “Partnering with David Vermillion and his team, who are devoted to their customers and employees, aligns perfectly with our core values and mission.”

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Continued Local Leadership and Growth Opportunities

Under the terms of the acquisition, Vermillion Systems will continue to operate under its established brand and leadership, supported by the broader resources and network of Pye-Barker. This arrangement ensures that the existing management team can continue to drive local operations while benefiting from the enhanced opportunities for growth and development provided by Pye-Barker.

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This acquisition is strategically significant for Pye-Barker, not only expanding its geographic footprint but also reinforcing its service capabilities in a key region. By integrating Vermillion Systems, Pye-Barker not only diversifies its service offerings but also strengthens its commitment to delivering top-tier safety solutions.

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