Tri-Ed / Northern Video Distribution Acquires Video Security Specialists

Oct. 4, 2011
Tri-Ed / Northern Video to maintain two VSS California offices and integrate the Las Vegas staff into the Las Vegas Tri-Ed / Northern Video branch.

Tri-Ed / Northern Video, North America’s largest independent security distributor, has acquired Video Security Specialists (VSS), a leading west coast CCTV distributor.

Tri-Ed / Northern Video will maintain the two VSS offices in California at 632 N. Victory Blvd., Burbank, CA 91502, 800-546-8774, and 1785 Pomona Road, Unit B, Corona, CA 92880, 888-896-8774, and will integrate the Las Vegas office & sales team into the Tri-Ed / Northern Video branch at 5240 South Decatur Blvd., Suite 8, Las Vegas, NV 89118, 702-227-6636.

“We are very excited to increase our North American footprint and continue to exceed the expectations of security professionals in these markets,” notes Pat Comunale, president and COO. “We welcome the VSS sales staff to the Tri-Ed / Northern Video team.”

Tri-Ed / Northern Video provides state-of-the-art solutions from the industry’s leading manufacturers of CCTV, IP, access control, fire, intrusion, sound, communications, structured cable, and home automation products. With 46 locations across the U.S. and Canada, Tri-Ed/Northern Video offers personal customer service, ongoing technical systems support, flexible credit terms, next day shipping, training programs and the industry’s richest rewards program. For more information, visit