Metis Secure Partners with Starfire Automatic Gates and Security

Metis Secure Partners with Starfire Automatic Gates and Security

APRIL 3, 2012

Metis Secure Solutions has partnered with Starfire Automatic Gates & Security to sell and service emergency notification systems in the southeast region.

PITTSBURGH (PRWEB)–Metis Secure Solutions, the leader in precision emergency notification systems (ENS), has partnered with Starfire Automatic Gates & Security, a leading integrator of security, fire and access systems, to sell and service Metis Secure emergency notification systems in the Southeastern region. Adding the Metis Secure system will enable Starfire to offer a superior emergency notification solution to its customer base. According to Mark Hofmann, VP of Operations at Starfire, emergency notification is an emerging growth market and Metis Secure has the premier system in the market.

“I was thrilled to learn about the level of smarts in this system, the incredible redundancy and the software integration platform – the overall intelligence and reliability of the Metis Secure system stands alone,” said Hofmann. “This is the kind of system we can offer our customers with pride and confidence knowing we are bringing them a best practices solution. ” Starfire, based in Jackson, GA (outside of Atlanta), provides full service security, fire and access control to commercial, corporate and residential customers in the Metro Atlanta and surrounding area.

The Metis Secure system is an integrated hardware and software solution that combines a comprehensive Command Center software platform, rapid two-way MS-5100 (indoor) and MS-6100 (outdoor) alerting devices and triple-redundant communication networks to ensure security personnel can communicate to anyone or everyone, in seconds not minutes.

According to Hofmann, Metis Secure’s ability to target audible voice announcements into specific locations is of great value to Starfire’s customers. “Some of our customers are doing bio-chemical research while others have high dust concentrations that can create a spark and combustion potential. The key to maintaining a safe workplace, is being able to notify instantly about internal safety issues or external issues such as tornados,” he said.

Mark Kurtzrock, President and CEO of Metis Secure said, “Starfire Automatic Gates & Security is an exciting growth company, one that we are eager to partner with. Together we can delivery a superior solution to the southeastern market with an outstanding level of service and confidence.”

About Starfire Automatic Gates and Security

For over 35 years Starfire has provided top of the line security structures and equipment to the Metro Atlanta and surrounding areas. What started as a small, family run security company has blossomed into one of the premier suppliers of security and fire and access systems in the Southeast. From card access systems to fire and access control to emergency notification to ornamental steel security structures such as gates and fencing, we strive to provide our customers with the best products and services possible. Emerging markets and growth in the work force has led to an increased demand for quality notification systems in the workplace. Our customers rely on us to obtain and install fast, accurate and easy to use systems.



P.O. Box 8 Jackson, GA.30233

Office: 770-504-7827

About Metis Secure Solutions

Metis Secure Solutions delivers breakthrough emergency notification that strengthens existing mass notification systems by filling critical security gaps to assure everyone gets notified in an emergency. Our triple-redundant communications network, comprehensive command center and rapid two-way communications allow security personnel to gather accurate information and notify people and responders with specific instructions within seconds – the fastest time in the business. The system can operate independent of telephones, Wi-Fi, Ethernet, Internet and power, so it is the last line of communication when all other systems fail. More information about the Metis Secure system can be found at


See Desktop Alert’s Metis Secure emergency notification system in action