Valcom Purchases Keltron to Enhance Life Safety Event Management Solutions

Owners of Valcom Purchase Keltron to Combine Life Safety Event
Management and Emergency Communication Systems

ROANOKE, Va. & WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The owners of Valcom,
, a leading provider of emergency communication systems have
acquired Keltron, a leading provider of life safety event management
systems. Both companies will operate separately, sharing technology,
experience and engineering to expand individual solutions and provide
customers with combined technologies.

The acquisition provides Keltron the resources to accelerate development
of next generation IP and other communication solutions for fire,
security, emergency communications and life safety in its markets of
education, healthcare, industrial, commercial, government and military
multi-building facilities.

“More resources will further the development of state-of-the-art systems
that distribute the right message to the right people at the right
time,” said John Mason, CEO and owner of Valcom and now Keltron. “Both
companies are committed to meeting customer and partner needs with the
latest in technology as it pertains to life safety communication

About Keltron

Keltron develops and manufactures UL-listed life safety event management
systems for campus, multi-building facility and municipal environments
to improve dispatch and response to fire and life safety incidents.
Keltron solutions support and unify within a single view, multiple
models and brands of alarm panels and multiple alarm signaling
technologies to provide an integrated system of fire and life safety
alarm monitoring, dispatching and reporting. Keltron is an ISO
9001-certified company. Designed, built and supported in the USA.

About Valcom

Valcom, Inc. is a leader in the design and manufacturing of Paging,
Intercoms, Mass Notification Systems, Valcom IP Emergency Endpoints and
Visual Notification Solutions. Valcom provides leading edge technology,
hardware and software, to meet the specific needs of commercial, higher
education, healthcare facilities, K-12, military, and government
applications. Valcom is proud that our products are designed,
engineered, manufactured, and supported in Roanoke, Virginia.


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