Events and News
Posted: January 18, 2016
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 18, 2016 – John Ray, III, president and CEO of Sonitrol of Fort Lauderdale and Level 5 Security Group, has joined the Broward Workshop as a member of the Board of Directors.
Posted: June 10, 2015
Dr. Avis Proctor, John Ray III, J. David Armstrong, Jr.
COCONUT CREEK, Fla. – When a partnership really works, the energy, enthusiasm and change it creates can shape lives.
Posted: May 8, 2015
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – As Junior Achievement of South Florida expands programming and rolls out innovative technology, the non-profit organization has named veteran executive and longtime children’s advocate Laurie Sallarulo as president and CEO.
My family — like millions of others launching teens into the maze of work, bills, credit cards and debt — knows the anxiety that transition brings. Have we taught them enough? Are they ready to avoid money management pitfalls and to spot financial fraud?
John Ray III, Board Chairman of Junior Achievement of South Florida, is interviewed by the Boca Raton Forum
Posted: September 3, 2014
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – John Ray, III, president and CEO of Sonitrol of Fort Lauderdale, has been elected chairman of the Junior Achievement of South Florida Board of Directors for a two-year term.
Posted: May 20, 2014
Two burglars attempting to steal inventory from a Coral Springs equipment dealer certainly didn’t know about one crucial piece of equipment in the facility—Sonitrol’s Verified Live Audio Detection System.
Live Audio Alarm System Detects And Foils Would-be Jewelry Thieves, Two Caught in the Act, Before Entry, Are Jailed
Posted: June 7, 2013
(HOLLYWOOD, Fla.) — Two thieves attempting a jewelry heist at Koosh Jewelers in Hollywood found themselves headed to jail instead after a verified Sonitrol audio detection alarm system heard their actions even before they could gain entry, and alerted Hollywood Police.
Posted: June 4, 2013
What was planned as an early morning joyride recently turned in to a ride straight to jail for four would-be car thieves in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Posted: May 22, 2013
(FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.) — As schools nationwide focus on keeping students safe, a donation from Sonitrol of Fort Lauderdale has enhanced security for the dozens of toddlers who learn, play and thrive at the Kids In Distress Preschool.
Posted: March 22, 2013
(Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) — Helping to fund tuition assistance for students in need, the recent third annual St. Thomas Aquinas High School Sporting Clays Tournament at Quail Creek Plantation, Okeechobee, drew sportsmen from as far away as New York and Montana, and raised $44,000.
Posted: February 13, 2013
(Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) — As a growing number of South Florida cities require third-party inspection for fire alarm systems, Sonitrol of Ft. Lauderdale announced it has achieved ETL (Edison Testing Laboratory) certification for its fire system installation, servicing, testing, and monitoring offerings.
John Ray Featured in SDM Magazine Article, Discussing the Positive Impact of Verified Intrusion Detection
Posted: December 21, 2012
John Ray, III, President and CEO of Sonitrol of Fort Lauderdale, was recently featured in an article by SDM Magazine. The name of the article is Verified Alarms Lead to Verifiable Results for Central Stations published in the December 2012 issue.
Posted: August 22, 2012
John Ray, III, president and CEO of Sonitrol of Fort Lauderdale, was recently featured as a guest speaker on South Florida’s TechChat Radio, which airs Thursdays from 7pm-8pm on 880AM, and is hosted by Colin J. Thomas.
Audio Alarm System Detects Footsteps on the Roof – Copper Tubing Thieves Caught in the Act, as Florida’s New Law Takes Effect
Posted: August 14, 2012
(Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) — Thieves cutting copper tubing from a two-story office building’s rooftop air conditioner early on a July morning quickly found themselves in jail – after a Sonitrol audio detection alarm system detected their footsteps and alerted Sunrise Police.
Posted: July 6, 2012
Posted: April 17, 2012
Sonitrol of Fort Lauderdale congratulates Central Station’s Natalia Burey and Murshid Normand for being recognized at this year’s Sonitrol National Convention in New Orleans, LA. Natalia and Murshid received awards for Top Operator and Top Trainer.
Posted: February 6, 2012
Level 5 Security Group announces launch of its verified video intrusion detection product, Eye5.
Posted: October 21, 2011
Posted: April 18, 2011
(Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) — Donating a complete, high-tech security system recently, Sonitrol of Fort Lauderdale has provided the Habitat Broward Re-Store with peace of mind and substantial ongoing savings.
Posted: February 24, 2011
Posted: September 7, 2010
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Live crime scene audio from a Sonitrol alarm system and a dramatic K-9 “lift” helped quick-thinking police catch thieves at Twin Oaks Liquors on Aug. 28 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Sonitrol's John Ray III Elected to Board of Governors of NSU Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship
Posted: May 27, 2010
Sonitrol of Fort Lauderdale President John Ray, III Joins Junior Achievement of South Florida Board of Directors
Posted: March 12, 2010
Junior Achievement of South Florida, Inc. today announced that John Ray, III, president of Sonitrol of Fort Lauderdale, has been appointed to the organization’s board of directors.
Posted: October 14, 2009
Sonitrol of Fort Lauderdale Completes Security System for St. Thomas Aquinas High School Performing Arts Centers
Posted: August 11, 2009
Continuing its rapid growth in South Florida’s education market, Sonitrol of Fort Lauderdale has designed and installed a state-of-the-art security system for St. Thomas Aquinas High School’s Bienes Center for the Arts, a 315-seat theater and performance education facility.
Sonitrol Provides Sophisticated School Security Solution for World's Largest Junior Achievement Campus
Posted: June 29, 2009
Sonitrol, a leading North American commercial security company, is installing highly sophisticated access control and school security systems for the world’s largest Junior Achievement (JA) educational center – the 59,500-square-foot JA World’s Huizenga Center at Broward College in Coconut Creek, Fla.
Posted: April 30, 2009
Posted: January 19, 2009
The Executives’ Association of Ft. Lauderdale has elected John Ray III, president of Sonitrol of Fort Lauderdale, as its new president. He succeeds architect Bill Storrs, of Storrs Architect, P.A., who, as immediate past president, will serve on the organization’s board of directors.
Posted: July 10, 2007