About Our Company


Wayne Electric & Alarms was started by Wayne Nichols in 1982. Wayne Nichols is a third generation electrician and started electrical contracting in 1969. In 1982, he started Wayne Corporation and specialized in security systems and alarm monitoring. The company grew and evolved into a full electronic security company specializing in fire alarms, burglar alarms, security cameras, electric locks and card access systems. In 2004 the name was changed to Wayne Electric & Alarms and electrical contracting was again added to the service we offer. Customer service and reliability have always been our priority. Today, Matthew Whitlow and Jason Alcock are also owners of Wayne Electric & Alarms.

Matthew Whitlow started working for Wayne Corporation in 1996 after graduating from Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational High School’s Electrical Program. He is a fifth generation electrician and is licensed in Massachusetts and Rhode Island as a Journeyman.

Jason Alcock started working for Wayne Corporation in 1998. He is a licensed electrician in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, with advanced training in security cameras, office management and computers.

Arnold “Skip” Bowers started with Wayne Corporation in 1982. He has been a valued employee for many years. He is a licensed Systems Technician in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. He served in the United States Navy as an electronics technician. He also is a trained Notifier Technician.

All of our employees are dedicated to customer service, reliability, and continuing education of the many new advanced electronics to keep your home, family, or business safe and secure. All of our employees hold a Massachusetts Department of Public Safety Security Certificate of Clearance.