|Mr. William R. Fitzgerald||Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres||1.27M||N/A||60|
|Mr. William E. Niles||Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.||687.84k||N/A||53|
|Mr. Jeffery R. Gardner||EVP, Director, CEO of Monitronics International Inc and Pres of Monitronics International Inc||935.12k||N/A||57|
|Mr. Fred Albert Graffam III||CFO & Sr. VP||N/A||N/A||51|
Ascent Capital Group, Inc., through its subsidiary, Monitronics International, Inc., provides security alarm monitoring and related services to residential and business subscribers in the United States and Canada. The company provides monitoring services for alarm signals arising from burglaries, fires, medical alerts, and other events through security systems at customers' premises. It also offers home automation services, including remote activation and control of security systems, support for video monitoring, flood sensors, automated garage door and door lock capabilities, and thermostat integration; hands-free two-way interactive voice communication between its monitoring center and customers; and customer service and technical support related to home monitoring systems and HomeTouch. The company also provides maintenance and wholesale contract monitoring services to other security alarm companies for monitoring their accounts on a wholesale basis. It markets and sells its products through a network of authorized dealers. The company was formerly known as Ascent Media Corporation and changed its name to Ascent Capital Group, Inc. in July 2011. Ascent Capital Group, Inc. was incorporated in 2008 and is based in Greenwood Village, Colorado.
Ascent Capital Group, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of February 1, 2018 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 4.