Former ASG Security President and CEO Joe Nuccio Joins ADT as Senior Vice President, Business Development

BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ADT today announced that Joe Nuccio has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Business Development. Nuccio joins ADT from ASG Security, where he served as President and CEO. Reporting directly to ADT Chief Operating Officer Jim DeVries, Nuccio will be integrally involved in the expansion of ADT’s dealer channel, industry relations, and supporting a number of large-scale critical operations projects.

“In an effort to improve the security industry, Joe has been a dedicated advocate, spending significant time mentoring and working side-by-side with leaders and organizations to advance key issues,” said DeVries. “Joe’s leadership and experience will greatly contribute to our success as we focus on building a stronger future for ADT and Protection 1.”

Joe is a security industry leader with over 30 years of experience. He began his career with SecurityLink in Chicago, and later moved to Australia to lead Signature Security Group from a start-up to a market leader in Australia and New Zealand. He returned to the U.S. in 2001 and served as Regional Vice President, Central Region, for Protection 1 before joining ASG Security as President in 2003.

At ASG, Joe was instrumental in their sale to Apollo Global Management LLC in 2015. ASG was merged with Protection 1, bringing a larger commercial account footprint to the business.

“As a security industry veteran, it’s a tremendous feeling to join ADT,” said Nuccio. “I look forward to expanding our dealer footprint and working alongside our world-class leadership team to enhance the ADT and Protection 1 brands through our network.”

About ADT
ADT is a leading provider of security and automation solutions for homes and businesses in the United States and Canada. ADT's broad and pioneering set of products and services, including ADT Pulse® interactive home and business solutions, and health services, meet a range of customer needs for today’s active and increasingly mobile lifestyles. Headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida, ADT, when combined with Protection 1, helps provide peace of mind to nearly eight million customers, and it employs approximately 20,000 people at 300 locations. More information is available at

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