Tyco International (ticker: TYC, exchange: New York Stock Exchange (.N))
News Release -
New Sonitrol Franchise Opens in Leesburg, Virginia
ALEXANDRIA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 1, 2002--Sonitrol
Corporation (headquartered in Alexandria, VA), a business unit of Tyco
International's Fire & Security Division and one of the leading
commercial security providers in North America, announces the opening
of its new Sonitrol franchise, Sonitrol of the Tri-State based in
Dwayne Humphrey owns and manages the operations with business
partner, James Solly. Both Dwayne and James are residents of the area.
"I grew up in Loudoun County and look forward to providing the
Tri-State business communities with customized Sonitrol security
solutions with exceptional dedicated service," states Humphrey.
The new Sonitrol franchise is located on 823-I South King Street,
Leesburg, VA 20175; phone number is 571/258-0777. Sonitrol of the
Tri-State services portions of Loudoun and Prince William counties,
all of Fauquier and Frederick counties in Virginia. The franchise also
services Frederick county in Maryland and Berkeley county in West
"This new franchise will help us further expand our service
capabilities and presence in the states of Virginia, Maryland and West
Virginia," said Todd Leggett, Sonitrol Corporation's Vice President of
Business Development & Distribution.
If you are interested in franchising opportunities with Sonitrol,
visit www.sonitrol.com and go to Join Team Sonitrol for the latest
listing of open territories available in the U.S. as well as in
Canada. Also, you may reach Todd by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or
by phone: 800/328-5607; ext. 125.
Sonitrol is a unit of Tyco International's Fire & Security
Division, with a network of 170 franchises serving 180 cities in the
United States, Canada and United Kingdom.
Sonitrol offers the most unique, comprehensive electronic security
protection available today including verified audio detection, access
control, video surveillance, fire detection and other integrated
Sonitrol's unique audio verification capability is well known for
its record of low false alarms, fast police response and the highest
documented apprehension rate in the security industry. Since 1977,
Sonitrol has assisted local police in the apprehension of more than
About Tyco Fire & Security
Tyco Fire & Security, one of the major business units of Tyco
International Ltd. (NYSE:TYC, LSE:TYI, BSE:TYC), designs,
manufactures, installs and services electronic security systems and
fire protection, detection and suppression systems.
With $10 billion in annual sales and more than 100,000 employees,
Tyco Fire & Security includes more than 60 brands, which are
represented in over 100 countries. Its products are used to safeguard
firefighters, prevent and fight fires, deter thieves and protect
people and property.
Sonitrol(R) is a registered trademark of Sonitrol Corporation. For
further information about Sonitrol, visit http://www.sonitrol.com.
||Sonitrol Corporation, Alexandria
||Ellen Koh or Todd Leggett, 800/328-5607
||email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
||Sonitrol of the Tri-State
||Dwayne Humphrey, 571/258-0777