57. Carter Brothers - Black Enterprise

57. Carter Brothers

Founded by brothers and business partners John Carter and Cris Carter in 2001, Carter Brothers is a leading electronic security and fire and life safety firm. The Atlanta-based firm specializes in closed circuit television, access control, burglar alarms, and fire and life safety systems.

Clients include Frito-Lay, Washington Hospital, and the University of California, San Francisco among others.
In 2008, the company partnered with Johnson Controls Inc. (JCI) to expand its reach and services throughout North America.