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CertaSite heads into Cincinnati with latest acquisition

CINCINNATI, Ohio – CertaSite®, a commercial fire protection and life safety company, announced today that it has acquired the service aspect of business at Burnside Fire Protection ("Burnside"), a full-service fire protection business located in the Cincinnati region. The acquisition is CertaSite's eighth in Ohio.

CertaSite provides the highest levels of customer service, responsiveness, building safety and code compliance to customers across the Midwest. The company goes beyond compliance, focusing on partnerships and professionalism while providing customers a simplified and dependable solution to managing all of the fire protection and life safety systems in commercial buildings.

With more than seven years in business, Burnside’s reputation will allow it to grow under CertaSite within its current customer base and expand into new markets.

“We are grateful to Deborah, Randy, and the entire Burnside family for their continued partnership throughout this process,” said Jeff Wyatt, CEO of CertaSite. “We look forward to building on the foundation they built by offering employees development and career advancement and expanded services and support to customers.”

With the addition of Burnside Fire Protection, CertaSite has acquired 20 fire protection and life safety companies throughout the Midwest and is actively engaged in bringing new businesses under the CertaSite umbrella. Markets of focus for 2022 include current states listed above along with Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee, and West Virginia.

About CertaSite 

CertaSite is a commercial fire protection and life safety company founded in 2018. We take a new approach to fire and life safety, going beyond compliance to give our clients an unmatched level of customer service and tech-based control over their fire and life safety systems. Our team of experts serves 20 locations. CertaSite is headquartered in Indianapolis. Visit for more information.

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