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Allied Universal CEO Steve Jones

Allied Universal CEO Steve Jones

Santa Ana-based Allied Universal, the nation’s biggest private security firm, announced it has made two more acquisitions.

Atlanta-based SecurAmerica has 49 offices, 13,500 employees and $467 million in annual sales. It was founded by Frank Argenbright, whose company operates in over 100 markets.

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“I have personally known Frank for over 20 years,” Allied Chief Executive Steve Jones said in a statement. “He has accomplished so much in the security industry and to have an opportunity to bring SecurAmerica into Allied Universal is a huge personal achievement and a major strategic goal for the organization.”

Allied also said it acquired Waco, Texas-based Eagle Systems Inc., which has 210 security officers and revenue topping $10 million.

Allied Universal, which has 265,000 employees and $9.5 billion in annual sales, is in the process of acquiring London-based G4S for $5.1 billion. It would become the world’s seventh-biggest private employer with 750,000 employees and revenue topping $18 billion.