DES MOINES, Iowa – Midwest Alarm Services, a leading provider of life safety systems based in Des Moines, IA, is pleased to announce it has hired Tom Christensen as an Account Executive.

As an Account Executive, Christensen will be responsible for growing business in the Iowa, Wisconsin, Minnesota and Nebraska markets. Christensen brings a wealth of knowledge to his new role with over 15 years of industry and sales experience. Most recently, Christensen worked at Primex and while working there he partnered with Midwest Alarm Services on projects. 

“I’m thrilled to have Tom Christensen join our team. He is a respected expert in the wireless clock market and I really look forward to Tom growing our wireless markets in our existing footprint,” said Doug Richard, President of Midwest Alarm Services.

About Midwest Alarm Services

Established in 1950, Midwest Alarm Services is a family-owned company specializing in life safety systems across four states.  The company is a leading Notifier dealer, and provides life safety systems and services including card access systems, fire alarm systems, fire extinguishers/hoods, fire inspections, master clock systems, monitoring, nurse call systems, system design/layout and video surveillance. For more information about Midwest Alarm Services, please visit