PE-backed CTSI buys Baltimore Sound Engineering

Corbett Technology Solutions, which is backed by Tower Arch Capital, has acquired Baltimore Sound Engineering Inc, a maker of solutions for fully integrated information and communication systems. No financial terms were disclosed.


CHANTILLY, Va., Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Corbett Technology Solutions, Inc. (“CTSI”), a leading integrator of high-impact communications solutions throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, has acquired Baltimore Sound Engineering, Inc. (“BSE”), expanding their ability to deliver world-class Audiovisual, Healthcare and Education Technology, Telephony, Security, and Networking solutions.

CTSI CEO Gino Ruta said, “The acquisition of BSE enlarges our footprint in the greater Baltimore area, strengthening our position as an unparalleled technology systems integrator in the Mid-Atlantic seaboard that serves customers worldwide. The combination will bring us additional offices and people to build on our history of growth and customer satisfaction.”
David Soul, President of BSE, commented, “We are excited to work together to build on the long legacy of success we have each enjoyed.”

“Baltimore Sound Engineering enjoys a premier reputation built over more than 60 years of serving customers in the greater Baltimore area,” said David Topham, Partner at Tower Arch Capital. “We look forward to further expanding the reach of our services and customer-oriented culture and believe that BSE will be an excellent addition to CTSI.”

About Corbett Technology Solutions, Inc.
CTSI provides high-impact communications solutions that enable people to consolidate information and collaborate effectively. CTSI designs, installs, and implements customized turnkey solutions using innovative, high-performance technologies, and CTSI’s dedicated professionals provide complete customer care. From boardrooms and hospitals to classrooms and command centers, CTSI’s solutions engage, inspire, and deliver. For more information, please visit

About Baltimore Sound Engineering, Inc.
BSE designs, installs, and implements solutions for fully integrated information and communication systems, including voice, data, media, and video. Headquartered in Baltimore, MD, BSE serves clients throughout Maryland in the education and healthcare industries.

About Tower Arch Capital
Headquartered in Salt Lake City, UT, Tower Arch Capital is a lower-middle market private equity fund. They focus on partnering with and growing family and entrepreneur-owned companies to deliver long-term value for their management teams and investors. For more information, please visit