Our History

History of Owen Security

1973 - Gary Owen establishes Owen Detection

1997 - Surpasses 1000 customers

2001 - Justin Owen becomes the company's Outside Sales Representative

2008 - Owen Detectron rebrands as Owen Security Solutions

2012 - Justin Owen becomes President & Owner of Owen Security Solutions

2013 - Celebrates 40 years of business

2015 - Moves headquarters to 209 S Wall St in Calhoun's Historic Downtown District and establishes first branch office in Cartersville, GA

2016 - Acquires Davis Security (Woodstock, GA), Tight Security Systems (Ellijay, GA), & Medley Systems (Plainville, GA)

2017 - Acquires ASC Security (Rome, GA) & DAS Security (Canton, GA), becomes a Member of the SDM 100, and establishes branch office in Dalton, GA & Rome, GA

2018 - Completes acquisitions of Ellis Services (Rome, GA), Williams Alarm (Lindale, GA), and Robinson Door & Security (Rome, GA). Named 2018 Small Business of the Year by the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce.

2019 - Awarded 2019 Installer of the Year Award by Security Sales & Integration's SAMMY Awards.

2020 - Acquires Cartersville branch of Priority One Security, Inc., Named 2020 SDM Top Systems Integrators.