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Zicom Electronic Security Systems Ltd. Company History and Annual Growth Details

1994 - The Company was incorporated on December 1, as a Public Limited
Company with Registrar of Companies, Maharashtra, Mumbai with the
object of manufacturing and marketing state-of-the-art electronic
security equipments and devices. It has obtained a certificate
of commencement of business on January 31, 1995.

- Zicom is engaged in the business of importing, testing,
designing, programming, installing and maintaining
state-of-the-art electronic security systems to safeguard
industrial and commercial establishment and household segment.

- Zicom has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with
Radionics Inc., USA and Sentrol Inc., USA, for supply and
technical support of electronic security systems/products in

- Zicom has signed an Agreement for Technical Assistance with
Simon Technologies Marketing and Trade Limited, Israel for
manufacturing, marketing and servicing of electronic security
systems/equipments in India.

- Zicom is an authorised dealer for Motorola Indala Corporation,
U.S.A. for its electronic security systems such as proximity
access control, readers, cards and tags.

1995 - The Company came out with a Public Issue of 27,70,000 Equity
Shares of Rs. 10/- each for cash at par aggregating to Rs. 277.00
lacs in November.

1996 - 'ZICOM' is now considered as a reliable brand name for various
state-of-the-art electronic security systems and equipments of
international standards.

- The Company has launched a unique concept of 'ZICOP CLUB' for the
first time in India.

- The Company has introduced in India a unique concept of Central
Monitoring Station for round the clock surveillance at clients
place. The Company has successfully commissioned its Central
Monitoring Station at Mumbai and Bangalore.

- The Company has also undertaken marketing of telecommunication
equipments and products like pagers, cellular phones, modems
etc.; and software for networking products.

- The Company is distributor for modems outers and other networking
products for Motorola in Mumbai and Bangalore and is also
distributor for Page Point Services India Pvt. Ltd., for 'HOTLINE
PAGING SERVICES'. The Company is also a business associates of
Hutchison Max for marketing cellular phones.

- The company introduced the concept of 'Intelligent Building
Management Systems' & 'Computerised Fire Fighting Systems', which
will substantially add to the turnover and profitability of the
Company in the future year.

1997 - During the year under review the Company participated in various
prestigious events like 'Miss World 1996 Beauty Pagent' at
Bangalore, 'The International Gems and Jewellery Exhibitions 1996
and 1997' at Mumbai, and 'Asiatics' in January 1997 in Mumbai by
providing Electronic Security protection.

1998 - On 29th September, 1997, the name of the Company was changed to
Zicom Electronic Security Systems Limited and a fresh Certificate
of Incorporation to that effect has been issued by the Registrar
of Companies, Maharashtra.

1999 - Zicom has also formally launched Motorola's Smart Cards and the
RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) technology in the Indian
market through a marketing tie-up with Motorola.

- The Mumbai-based Zicom Electronic Security Systems is
establishing a software centre to develop solutions for smart
cards and other electric security devices.

2000 - Zicom Electronic Security Systems Ltd is spinning off its
software business into a separate unit, e-SmartNET. The new
firm will provide application solutions and related software for
all smart cards.

- Zicom is expanding its operation by setting up additional CMS in
New Delhi, Hyderabad, Calcutta, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Pune, Jaipur,
Chandigarh, Nagpur, Baroda, Goa and Surat. The company also
proposes to have its own wireless systems to reduce cost and
eliminate any failure of land-line system.

- Preferential issue of equity shares & allotment of 3,00,000 No.
of equity shares on preferential basis to OAI Mauritius Ltd A/c
Savers India Fund.

- The Company to consider inter alia modifying the Employees Stock
Optio Scheme & to consider setting up of wholly owned subsidiary in
the U.S.A.

- The Company has signed agreements with NSDL and CDSL for dematerialisation
of shares.

2001 - The Company has entered into an agreement under Development Partner
Programme with Computer Associates International Inc, USA (CA), for integration
of Zicom's Access Control Management Agent with CA's flagship software Unicenter

2002-Shri R S Hugar, renowned Banker, has joined as a Director of Zicom Electronic Security Systems Ltd., a leading electronic security solutions provider in India.Mr. Hugar recently retired as Chairman and Managing Director of Global Trust Bank Ltd. after a brief tenure of nine months.

-Zicom Electronic Security Systems Ltd has informed that consequent upon resignation of Mr Dharmendra Oza who was working as a Company Secretary, has ceased to be Compliance Officer of the Company. In his place Mr Sunil Mahale has been appointed as a Compliance Officer to function as such.

2003 - Delisting of its equity shares from Delhi Stock Exchange.


-Zicom Electronic Security Systems signs $ 1.5 million order

-Delists equity shares from Delhi Stock exchange

-Zicom Electronic Security Systems Ltd launched Z-Security, its hi-tech electronic security service initiative, here on July 21, 2004


-Zicom launches ZICOMhome & ZICOMbusiness products


-Zicom Electronic Security Systems Ltd on June 19, 2007 has entered into a strategic tie-up with Future Media for retailing its products from exclusive Zicom retail counters placed in 100 outlets of Future Group's select retails formats.
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