SOS Security LLC, the nation’s fourth largest provider of security personnel, has acquired Global Protection Management LLC of Delaware.

Headquartered in Wilmington, DE, Global Protection’s team of security officers provides security services for commercial real estate, financial institutions, homeowner associations, museums and educational institutions, and wholesale organizations. The company, founded in 2010, has operations in New York; Washington, DC; Maryland; Nevada; Arizona; and California.

“Our investment in Global Protection of Delaware helps us expand resources and strengthen our ability to service our clients,” said SOS Security Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Edward B. Silverman. “The company has a culture that aligns with ours and will support our continued tradition of excellence.”

The acquisition also supports SOS Security’s strategic vision to extend its reach in critical markets by acquiring the best, like-minded companies. SOS Security continues to be the buyer of choice for smaller, U.S.-based security companies. Global Protection Management LLC was represented by Keith Oringer of Security ProAdvisors in the transaction. Including Global Protection, SOS Security has completed three acquisitions so far this year.

“We are excited about joining SOS Security,” said Anthony Gentile, Global Protection’s president and CEO. “With a shared commitment to excellence, and the added capabilities and reach of SOS Security, this partnership brings exceptional opportunity for clients and employees.

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Founded in 1969, SOS Security is one of the largest privately-owned security companies in the U.S. with nearly 15,000 security professionals working domestically and around the world through foreign regional joint ventures and strategic partnerships. A proven leader in the security and protective services Industry, SOS Security is headquartered in Parsippany, NJ and has offices throughout the United States and resources servicing over 100 countries.