Indianapolis – March 22 – Andretti Autosport announced today that Guardian Protection has joined the Indianapolis-based race team as the official smart security partner. Like Andretti Autosport, Guardian Protection is an award-winning company that strives to be the best in the security industry.
“We are excited to partner with Andretti Autosport and proud to have provided a fully integrated security solution for their state-of-the-art facility and 160-plus employees,” said Kevin Bish, Vice President of Marketing, Guardian Protection. “Like the world of racing, every second matters when a partner entrusts their security to Guardian Protection. With access control, intrusion detection, and CCTV systems now installed, our UL-listed monitoring center will go to work, keeping a watchful eye on the dedicated team assets and always ready to respond when needed. This is quite a meaningful partnership and we are proud of it.”
Guardian Protection has been providing smart home and business security solutions since 1950 and takes pride in its team of U.S.-based, in-house customer care specialists and Five Diamond accredited monitoring services which are provided to more than a quarter-million customers throughout the U.S. With Guardian Protection, customers have benefits of 24/7 monitoring, professional installation, and access to security at the touch of a finger through a mobile app.
“It is great having Guardian Protection join the Andretti Autosport family of partners,” said J-F Thormann, President, Andretti Autosport. “Guardian Protection’s smart security technology compares to no other and it is peace of mind for the team to have such a reliable company protect our facility and employees on a daily basis.”
Pennsylvania-based Guardian Protection is no stranger to teaming up with strong sports organizations, with past partnerships with the Pittsburgh Steelers and Pittsburgh Pirates, but the new partnership with Andretti Autosport will mark the company’s debut in motorsports.
For more information, visit www.GuardianProtection.com.
About Guardian Protection
Guardian Protection is a premier provider of smart security and integrated solutions for commercial, residential, institutional, and multi-site customers. More than a quarter-million customers trust Guardian’s award-winning monitoring services and in-house, U.S.-based customer care specialists. Founded in 1950, Guardian Protection is consistently ranked as one of the top 10 security companies in the U.S. and is the first company in history to be recognized twice as Security Company of the Year.
About Andretti Autosport
Andretti Autosport, led by racing legend Michael Andretti, boasts a wide racing portfolio rooted in tradition and designed for success.
Under the banners of Andretti Autosport and BMWi Andretti Motorsport, the Indianapolis-based team fields multiple entries across the INDYCAR SERIES, Indy Lights, the FIA Formula E Championship and the IMSA Prototype Challenge LMP3 division. The team also competes as Walkinshaw Andretti United in the Australian Supercars category through partnership with Walkinshaw Racing and United Autosports and additionally is set to field an entry in the new Extreme E championship via Andretti United Extreme E.
The global racing enterprise boasts four INDYCAR SERIES championships, four Indy Light titles, one Pro Mazda championship, a Silver Class GT4 Championship and has captured victory five times at the famed Indianapolis 500. The team also holds two X Games Gold Medals and five U.S. rallycross championships.
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