About Us

Since 1994, Intercontinental Security has been designing and installing state of the art, low voltage, integrated security systems throughout Texas and the US. We design and install systems to match your home or business's interior needs. Throughout this process, our goal is to exceed your expectations.

Today, Intercontinental Security Services is one of the most experienced integrated security electronic design and installation companies in the greater Houston are and in the State of Texas.  Our expertise includes commercial and residential securities, advanced threat detection systems,  access control systems and camera surveillance security systems.

At Intercontinental, we have made it a priority to integrate architectural design into the security process using the environment as part of the system integration.  We have developed a professional staff that is prepared to satisfy the desires of our most demanding clients from project concept to completion. Our combined experience ensures the compatibility and ease of use of all our clients' low voltage needs.

We don't just sell equipment, we deliver solutions!

About Our Principles:

Ted DeMatteo, CPP, President and CEO, is a Texas resident and a graduate of Villanova University and Clarkson College with a bachelor's degree in Industrial Distribution (engineering sciences) and Marketing. He holds an Engineering Certification in Fire Alarm Systems and is certified by NICET.

He is certified in Executive Protection and The Control of Extraordinary Violence.

Ted began his career with General Electric working on military defense projects involving naval and nuclear attack defense systems during the Cold War.  In 1980, he moved to Texas and began his own consulting and security contracting company.  They specialized in executive protection and advanced threat detection equipment for businesses as well as high end homes and estates. In addition, he developed analytical software using modeling for theft, embezzlement, and advance threat detection through such logic as Gaming Theory and Benford's Law.

Ted is currently a member of the American Society of Industrial Security (ASIS) and is certified in executive protection and the control of extraordinary violence. Presently, he is a member of the Houston committee on Global Terrorism, Political Instability and International Crime. He is also State Licensed by the Texas Board of Private Investigators and Private Security Agencies and the Texas Commission on Fire Protection.





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