Rapid Fire Safety & Security Acquires Wiring Solutions

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Moore, OK. (January 6, 2023) – Rapid Fire Safety & Security (“Rapid Fire”), a new multi-regional “Buy & Build” strategy in the fire safety and security industries launched by founders

Mike McLeod and Colin Harrold in partnership with Concentric Equity Partners (“CEP”), announced the acquisition of Wiring Solutions (the “Company”), a Moore, OK-based provider of commercial fire and security system design, installation, testing, inspection, maintenance, repair, and monitoring and low voltage cabling and wiring services. Rapid Fire is acquiring the Company from founders Matt and Jennifer Petering, who will be transitioning out of their leadership roles with the business to retirement. Wiring Solutions marks Rapid Fire’s third acquisition since its launch in March 2022 and expands the platform to the Oklahoma City and Tulsa markets.

Founded in 1996, Wiring Solutions has experienced steady growth and expansion over the last 25+ years to develop into one of the leading systems integrators in Oklahoma. The Company provides innovative fire and security alarm monitoring, maintenance, test and inspection systems and services and is recognized for its top customer service and long-tenured, skilled employee base. Wiring Solutions has significantly grown its service offering over time to become a one-stop shop for fire, security, and other life safety systems needs to better serve customers.

Today, Wiring Solutions installs and services access control, surveillance, fire alarm, and security alarm systems for primarily commercial and government customers. All Wiring Solutions employees will remain with the Company post-close and serve as key team members in the build-out of Rapid Fire’s Oklahoma market.

“The Wiring Solutions culture of embracing team-work and collaboration to deliver exceptional service will serve as a great foundation to support our growth plans for the Oklahoma market” said Rapid Fire CEO & Founder Mike McLeod. “We’re thrilled to take the reins from Matt and Jennifer to continue building upon their success and help this team achieve their full market potential”. Colin Harrold, Co-Founder at Rapid Fire, said “It’s such a great feeling to share in this exciting part of Matt & Jennifer’s amazing journey where they now transition to retirement to enjoy the rewards of their years of hard work, while preserving their legacy through the great people that they have groomed and developed over the

“Wiring Solutions has a long history of growth, demonstrated success, and satisfied customers” adds Adam Lucas of Concentric Equity Partners. “We’re excited to launch in another attractive geographic market and invest in growing and expanding the Wiring Solutions platform within Oklahoma and beyond”.


About Wiring Solutions:

Wiring Solutions was launched in 1996 and has served as a trusted provider of security, alarm, and other building electronic systems for commercial, residential, and government customers for three decades. With expertise across a variety of systems and applications, Wiring Solutions prides itself upon its commitment to customer service and supporting the community. Wiring Solutions provides services spanning system installation, maintenance, repair, monitoring, and retrofitting, and serves as a one-stop shop for a customer’s electronic building system needs. For more information on Wiring Solutions, visit www.wiringsolutions.com.

About Rapid Fire Safety & Security:

Rapid Fire Safety & Security is a multi-regional fire safety and security provider that offers the commercial sector comprehensive expertise in life safety and security services. Our mission is to build relationships for life by anticipating ever-changing needs and exceeding the highest expectations. We are committed to delivering an excellent experience by putting people first and fostering teamwork and personal growth. When we excel in taking care of our team members, they excel in taking care of our customers. For more information on Rapid Fire, visit www.rapidfiress.com.

About Concentric Equity Partners:

Concentric Equity Partners is a private investment firm that partners with leading middle market companies by providing capital and strategic advisory to accelerate long term value creation. Concentric’s approach is simple: support entrepreneurs and operators by providing the resources required to achieve extraordinary results. The firm’s investment team is made up of individuals with distinguished track records as operators and professional investors across a variety of growth oriented middle market companies.

Concentric Equity Partners is the direct investing arm of Financial Investments Corporation, a private asset management firm and family office with over $2 billion in investment commitments under management. Financial Investments Corporation was founded in 1994 by father and daughter Harrison and Jennifer Steans and has been partnering with private companies for more than 25 years.

For more information on Concentric, visit www.ficcep.com.