Wayne Alarm Expands its Footprint in the Greater Boston Area

Acquisition of SAS Security Systems strengthens company values and reach

Date: June 12, 2024


LYNN, Mass. — Wayne Alarm Systems, Inc., a family-owned and operated provider of life safety and security solutions, announced today the acquisition of SAS Security Systems, Inc. of Watertown, Mass. This strategic move expands Wayne Alarm’s footprint in the greater Boston area, allowing them to deliver their premier security services to a wider range of customers.

Wayne Alarm, founded by Ralph Wayne Sevinor, has a long-standing reputation for exceptional customer care and unwavering commitment. The Wayne Alarm team is passionate about leveraging the latest technology to deliver full and comprehensive, security solutions to the local community that safeguard its clients’ lives and property as well as providing exceptional customer support. They actively seek acquisitions that share their values, prioritizing good fit, high-quality service, and strong growth potential.

SAS Security Systems, Inc. established in 1971 by retired FBI agent Leonard M. Frisoli, perfectly aligns with these criteria, and together they will continue to serve their loyal customers. SAS Security Systems, a UL-listed full-service central station monitoring and installation company, boasts a rich history of providing customized security solutions. Under the leadership of Thomas Frisoli and Mark Warner, SAS built a strong reputation for excellence in intrusion and fire systems. Wayne Alarm is proud to welcome the talented staff of SAS Security Systems into the Wayne Alarm family and plans to maintain operations in the current SAS Watertown location for the foreseeable future.

“We are delighted to align with Wayne Alarm Systems and entrust our customers to their care,” said Frisoli. “This move ensures that the high level of service we’ve strived for over 50 years will continue. “We are thrilled to welcome SAS Security Systems to the Wayne Alarm family,” added Sevinor. “Their dedication to exceptional customer care and local focus perfectly aligns with our vision for the future. We are excited to leverage their expertise and build upon their legacy. We plan to maintain operations in the current SAS Watertown location for the foreseeable future. This acquisition allows us to strengthen our presence in the heart of Boston and its surrounding areas, providing the same trusted local service our customers expect.”

With this acquisition, Wayne Alarm signals its commitment to growth and expansion within the greater Boston market and will bring more than a dozen valuable jobs to the Lynn area. This move also presents an opportunity for security companies in the region as Wayne Alarm is open for potential acquisitions with quality companies that share their values and growth potential.

Pictured (left to right): Paul Verruto WAS (Wayne Alarm Systems) Sales & Marketing Manager; Chris Brady of TRG Associates; Jeff Kahn, Vice President WAS; Nathan Raustad, Head of Business Development, WAS; Ralph Sevinor, President WAS; Thomas Frisoli, President SAS; Leonard Frisoli of Frisoli Assoc, P.C. Council for SAS; Brandon Freedman, WAS Managing Partner; and Dennis Eagan of Finneran and Nicholsan, P.C.