Beyond PA Systems – The Latest in Emergency Communication Tech

CENTURY OLD TECHNOLOGY The Public Address (PA) System dates all the way back to 1910. It began with the Automatic Electric Company of Chicago, who developed the first public address system that they called the “Automatic Enunciator”. The Automatic Enunciator was installed in hospitals, department stores, factories, and railroad stations. While it was marketed as a way to make general…

Koorsen Fire & Security Awarded at Honeywell CONNECT 2016

Honeywell held its annual conference, Honeywell CONNECT 2016, in the beginning of November in Hollywood, Florida. The conference brought together over 900 industry professionals and leaders, including many from Koorsen Fire & Security. Attendees had the opportunity to see and demo the latest in products and services from Honeywell. They also were able to attend…

Nurse Call Systems Enable Stronger Workflow Design

Nurse call systems are used to notify the appropriate caregiver of patient care requests quickly and efficiently as well as provide a backup mechanism to assure the patients’ needs are being addressed. Koorsen expert, Tom Berger, gives us the lowdown on how nurse call systems evolved from a system once considered to be a “disruptive…

The Nashville Branch: A Family Mindset

Located in the heart of music country, the Koorsen branch in Nashville, Tennessee has seen impressive growth in the last two years. In large part, this growth is the result of excellent leadership by branch manager, Carlos Ayala. Working his way up through the company, he served as a Special Hazards Tech and then Service…

Teambuilding Activity Brings Individual Rewards

Koorsen Fire & Security Helps Build Bikes and Bring Smiles  Indianapolis, IN-based Koorsen Fire & Security, a Siemens Solution Partner, recently participated in Siemens Building Technologies Division’s annual Partner Summit held in Orlando. The main highlight of the two-day event occurred at the very end of the meeting, when Koorsen teamed up with more than…