RFI on SD&I Fast 50 National List
Las Vegas, Nevada – April 2013 -- As announced at ISC West's 2013 Conference, RFI was included as an accomplished integrator on the SD&I Fast 50 list. The list chronicles America’s Fastest Growing Systems Integrators as being the face of the industry and the marketplace - providing services and solutions that run the gamut from traditional intrusion detection alarms to interactive services to monitoring and hosted video and access control. RFI is proud of this recognition as it celebrates our ability to sucessfully adjust our business model, adapt to new technologies and capitalize on new revenue opportunities. The RFI leadership team is dedicated to the development of its people and to the long term strategies that build true value for its customers. Click here to view our achievement certificate from SDI.
The Control Center Awarded the 2013 FARA Award
Orlando, Florida – April 2013 -- The Control Center, a division of RFI, was presented the “FARA Industry Achievement Award” for 2013 by the False Alarm Reduction Association (FARA) at their conference in Orlando, Florida, in April. Click here to view the FARA Award. The Control Center has continued its efforts to reduce false alarms by re-structuring the program to be more proactive. The Control Center works with customers and/or dealers to troubleshoot an account with multiple signals. If attempts to correct the problems are unsuccessful, the Service Department is notified to work with the customer to find a solution. Addressing false alarms is one of the diamonds of our CSAA Five Diamond Monitoring Center! To that end, the Control Center will continue to work with police and jurisdictions throughout the United States to bring down the number of false alarms.
RFI Being Recognized Again in the 25 Family-Owned Businesses Survey
by Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal
San Jose, California – March, 2013 -- RFI was once again recognized in the Top 25 Family-Owned Businesses Survey by the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal. RFI has made it to this list every year. Click here to view our Certificate on this achievement.
RFI Contracted by Good Technology for the HID Readers that Support NFC-Based Access by Smartphones
PC Advisor – September 25, 2012 -- Good Technology contracted RFI to install new HID Global ThinLine II proximity readers in its Sunnyvale office. These new readers are compatible with the low-frequency proximity-based ID badges Good currently uses, as well as the HID Near Field Communications (NFC) credentials stored on the smartphones given to pilot participants for physical access to buildings and offices. Good has started a few months ago working with HID Global as part of what HID is calling the "world's first NFC-enabled smartphone pilots in the enterprise."
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RFI Joins Silicon Valley Leaders by Investing in the Long-Term Success of the Community
San Jose, California – September 13, 2012 -- RFI has invested in the San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Circle to help create a strong local economy and serve as the region’s leading voice of business. Being a Leadership Circle member, RFI demonstrates commitment to playing an enhanced role growing jobs, promoting business success and making the Silicon Valley a great place to live, invest, work, play and raise a family. Click here to view the Leadership Circle Poster.
Mary Jensby, Now Call Center Director at RFI
San Jose, California – September 12, 2012 -- Mary Jensby has been named Call Center Director at RFI. She was formerly central station and data entry director for Monitronics, a Dallas-based monitoring company that handles about 700,000 accounts. Jensby began working at RFI on Sept. 4 and is overseeing 25 employees. Click here to read about the news at Security Systems News.
RFI's Los Angeles Office Recognized by the Mayor and City Council of the City of Cerritos, California
Cerritos, California – August 23, 2012 -- The City of Cerritos, California has started a program a couple of years ago where the city spotlights some of its great business communities. RFI’s Los Angeles Office was recognized by the Mayor and the City Council of the City of Cerritos. Click here to watch the video of the proclamation.
RFI On the List for the Largest Private Companies in Silicon Valley
San Jose, California – August 3, 2012 -- RFI has achieved to be one of the Largest Private Companies in the Silicon Valley. This list was published by the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal and ranked by the 2011 fiscal year revenue. Click here to view our Certificate.
RFI in the 2012 SDM Top Systems Integrators Report
SDM Magazine, July 2012 - RFI has achieved to be in the SDM Top Systems Integrators Report every year since the inception of this survey by SDM in 1997. RFI has made it again in the 2012 list and ranked #15 among the 114 companies in this report. Click our Achievement Certificate to view it.
RFI Expands Its Operations in Southern California
San Jose, Calif., March 13, 2012 - With a healthy book of business already in the Los Angeles area, RFI Communications & Security Systems has decided to open a fourth branch office. RFI has hired a branch manager, Scott Covey, to lead the new office, which the company expects to open at the beginning of May. The office will be located in Cerritos, in southeast Los Angeles County. To read the complete press release click here.