APX Alarm Receives Prestigious Senator Reed Smoot Business of the Year Recognition

PROVO, Utah -- APX Alarm Security Solutions Inc., the largest privately-owned residential security alarm installation company in the United States, announced today that it has been awarded the 2008 "Business of the Year" by the Provo-Orem Area Chamber of Commerce.

"The purpose of APX Alarm is to help people, help our customers protect their families, help our employees have success in life and help the community by giving back. We are grateful that our contribution to the community has been recognized," said Keith Nellesen, APX Alarm Security Solutions Inc. President.

Since its founding in Provo, Utah in 1999, the company has experienced phenomenal growth by installing nearly 500,000 home security systems. The company now fields over 100 teams and more than 4,000 employees across the country.

"APX Alarm has been a leading corporation in our community and we are happy to recognize them as our Senator Reed Smoot 2008 Business of The Year.They have provided jobs and a great service all over the nation and have been recognized as a fast growing and credible organization," said Steve Densley, President CEO of the Provo-Orem Area Chamber of Commerce. "To be recognized as the Business of the Year in one of the fastest growing business communities in the country is indeed an honor worth noting."

Earlier this month, APX Alarm was recognized for call center operation customer satisfaction when it received the J.D. Power and Associates "Outstanding Customer Service Experience" certification. The call center now supports over 400 full-time positions and handles nearly 1.5 million telephone calls, emails and faxes from customers annually. The company's growth of operations is leading to a new corporate headquarters campus expansion in Provo beginning in September of 2008.

About APX Alarm

APX Alarm provides residential security to customers throughout North America. Since its founding in Provo, Utah in 1999, APX has installed nearly 500,000 home security systems. The company has an average growth rate of 105 percent since it began operations. Additional information can be found by visiting our web site.