About Us

Rapid Fire Protection is more than a fire protection contractor, we are your partner who protects your property and assets with custom fire sprinkler, suppression and alarm systems - designed, installed and serviced by the industries best.

ALWAYS SAFE, ALWAYS PREPARED

We protect what matters to you; people, property and business assets. Rapid Fire Protection is a full-service fire suppression systems contractor specializing in design, installation, and service of fire alarm systems, automatic fire sprinkler systems, and fire protection systems for the commercial, industrial and residential market.
 
We are proud to offer fire protection systems and services across the nation as well as internationally. With projects completed in more than half of the U.S. and over 25 years of experience, we have the team and expertise to provide you with the solution that best fits your needs.
 
Headquartered in South Dakota, with offices in North Dakota, Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming, we strive to consistently deliver exceptional value to our customers.

Our Purpose

To provide safety and security for all.

The December 2019 annual training was an opportunity for our team to come together, look back at the wins for the past year and reflect on strategy and future goals we aspire to reach.

The December 2019 annual training was an opportunity for our team to come together, look back at the wins for the past year and reflect on strategy and future goals we aspire to reach.

The Colorado field team training in December 2019

The Colorado field team training in December 2019

The field crew on the Cheyenne, WY Capitol Project had the privilege of attending a barbecue with Governor Matt Mead after the restoration of the Capitol.

The field crew on the Cheyenne, WY Capitol Project had the privilege of attending a barbecue with Governor Matt Mead after the restoration of the Capitol.

Our Core Values

These are the values that guide our every interaction with one another and our valued customers:

Integrity 

Strong Moral Principles - Moral uprightness.  Rapid Fire Protection was founded on this core principle. We strive to reflect integrity in all aspects of our purpose within the industry. We believe in designing and installing life-saving systems with the integrity it demands. 
 

Commitment

Dedication to a Cause - Rapid Fire Protection is committed to providing superior service as we focus on designing and installing fire suppression systems that exceed the expectations of our customers.  
 

Esprit de corps

Feeling of Pride, Fellowship and Common Loyalty shared by members of a particular group - Rapid Fire Protection believes in what we do. With intentionality, we take pride as we design and install full-service fire sprinkler systems that save lives!  We aim at aspiring enthusiasm and devotion within our team to embrace our purpose.
 

Teamwork

Collaborative Effort to Achieve a Common Goal - Our team believes in tapping into each employee’s individual skills through combined and cooperative measures to meet our common goal. 

Meet Our Leaders

Brent Zimiga
Brent Zimiga
President
Jared Willson
Jared Willson
VP Director of Preconstruction
Kyle Watson
Kyle Watson
VP of Operations
Service Manager
Brent Peterson
Director of Service
Greg Willson
Greg Willson
Director of Labor
Todd Sweet
Todd Sweet
Regional Manager - Denver
Pat Hudalla
Pat Hudalla
Regional Manager - Salt Lake City
Randy Ables
Randy Ables
Regional Manager - Bismarck
Chris Freeman
Chris Freeman
Regional Manager - Cheyenne
Shawn Marta
Shawn Marta
Alarm Division Manager
Melody Sime
Melody Sime
Accounting Manager
Jen Peterson
Jen Peterson
Human Resource Manager

Locations

Strong relationships are built on trust - that is how we serve communities in all regions of the U.S. with fire protection systems and services of exceptional value and quality.

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