Automatic Fire Alarm Association would like to extend a

special Thank You to our sponsors!

We couldn't do it without you!

Ahern Fire

Whether a partner on new construction/retrofit projects, servicing existing facilities, or providing prefabricated piping, Ahern consistently reduces its clients’ risk for projects and service requests of all sizes. We are a mechanical and fire protection contractor specializing in HVAC, Plumbing, Controls, Sprinkler, Extinguisher & Alarm, and Fabrication. Founded in 1880, we have over 1,300 employees servicing commercial and industrial customers across the United States. Click here for more information.

Johnson Controls

At Johnson Controls, weve been making buildings smarter since 1885, and our capabilities, depth of innovation experience, and global reach have been growing ever since. Today, we offer the world’s largest portfolio of building products, technologies, software, and services; we put that portfolio to work to transform the environments where people live, work, learn and play. Click here for more information.


Founded in 1991, Mircom is a global designer, manufacturer and distributor of Intelligent Building Solutions. Today, Mircom stands as one of the fastest growing companies in the building solutions sector and the largest independent fire alarm manufacturer and distributor in North America. Our product line spans Fire Detection & Alarm, Communications & Security, Mass Notification, Building Automation and Smart Technologies. Our brands include Mircom® (our principal brand), Secutron™, and U.E.C.™ United Export Corporation. With a well-earned reputation for excellence, innovation and quality, we have consistently achieved double-digit annual growth. Click here for more information.



Since the Institute was founded in 1961, more than 148,000 technicians and technologists have met NICET's rigorous certification criteria, and the number grows rapidly as more employers and local and state governments rely on NICET certification to measure the qualifications of their workforce. The certificate and wallet card issued by NICET serve as a portable credential for certified technicians and technologists who seek to maximize their skills and knowledge and advance in their professions. By employing those workers who have demonstrated their technical mastery, employers can provide their customers higher quality goods and services. And, ultimately, the public enjoys a higher degree of safety and protection. Click here for more information.

Notifier by Honeywell

For over 60 years, NOTIFIER has been in a leadership position in the fire alarm industry. Today we are the largest manufacturer of engineered fire alarm systems with over 400 distributors worldwide and regional support operations on every continent helping to ensure we provide the flexibility and options your business needs. Our commitment to products and partnerships is what propels NOTIFIER to stand proudly above the rest. Click here for more information.

Radix Wire

For more than 75 years, customers have come to Radix for innovative solutions. We've responded with what we do best: using our committed research and development, intense knowledge of materials, and outstanding engineering capabilities to create industry-leading high-temperature technologies, including Sil-A-Blend®, DuraBlend®, DuraFlex® and the first 550°C UL-listed wire. Click here for more information.


SDi, LLC is the world’s leading provider of specialized equipment for the fire protection and security industries. Our team of experts is dedicated to providing the highest quality products and unmatched customer services. SDi, LLC was first created in 1996. Originally, we distributed only a small range of detector testing tools. Since then, we’ve grown from offering just three core products for testing smoke and heat detectors to dozens of fire alarm testing products manufactured by a broad array of top-quality suppliers all over the world. Click here for more information.


Siemens is a global innovator focusing on digitalization, electrification and automation for the process and manufacturing industries, and is a leader in power generation and distribution, intelligent infrastructure, and distributed energy systems. For more than 160 years, the company has developed technologies that support multiple American industries including manufacturing, energy, healthcare, and infrastructure. When you’re protecting what matters, it matters how you protect it. Our fire protection systems are our integrated solutions for protecting everything that is important to you. Protection for the past, present and the future. Click here for more information.

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