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2019 UK OSPAs finalists “highlight exceptional industry talent and innovation”

The finalists for the 2019 UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) have been announced by founder Professor Martin Gill CSyP FSyI. Now into their third year, the UK OSPAs specifically serve to acknowledge and recognise the creditable and infinite contributions that...
Posted On 30 Nov 2018
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Mitie announces £14 million deal to acquire Vision Security Group from Compass

Mitie Group plc has agreed to acquire Vision Security Group Limited (VSG), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Compass Group plc. VSG is a leading security services provider offering integrated security systems, security guarding and key holding services. The business operates with a...
Posted On 08 Oct 2018
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UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards 2018 winners announced

The UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) event took place at the Royal Lancaster Hotel in central London on the evening of Thursday 1 March. Over 400 security professionals gathered to celebrate outstanding performance from across the business sector, with dinner...
Posted On 02 Mar 2018
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UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards 2018: Category finalists announced

The 2018 category finalists for the UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) have been announced. The OSPAs are currently offered in eight countries and showcase the excellent work and outstanding contribution that companies, teams and individuals alike are making to...
Posted On 20 Dec 2017
The Westgrove Group's Tom Lewis (left) picks up his certificate for being national winner in the Service To The Customer category from the BSIA's CEO James Kelly
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BSIA’s national industry award winners demonstrate high value of security personnel

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has announced the national winners of its 2017 Security Personnel Awards. The award presentations took place on Wednesday 12 July at the Trade Association’s Annual Luncheon, held at the Grand Connaught Rooms near...
Posted On 12 Jul 2017
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Mitie Total Security Management introduces bespoke City Class protection service

Mitie’s Total Security Management (TSM) business division has launched City Class, a tailored security service for City-based clients. The new offer was introduced at The Kurtzman Club, one of the company’s thought leadership gatherings which took place at the...
Posted On 28 Jun 2017
Bob Forsyth: the new CEO at Kings Security
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Former Mitie security business leader Bob Forsyth appointed CEO at Kings Security

After 30 years of diligent service at Kings Security Systems, including three years since PrimeKings became the majority shareholder in the Bradford-based business, Anthony King has decided that it’s now time to leave the company. At the same juncture, it has been announced...
Posted On 31 May 2017
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BSIA’s regional Security Personnel Awards 2017 highlight “exceptional” industry talent

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has announced the winners of its regional Security Personnel Awards for 2017. Now in their nineteenth year, the prestigious annual awards serve to recognise the outstanding achievements and invaluable contributions made by...
Posted On 05 Apr 2017
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Finalists announced for 2017 UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards

Professor Martin Gill CSyP, director of Perpetuity Research, has now unveiled the finalists for the inaugural UK edition of the Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs), which are specifically designed to recognise and reward the achievements of both companies and...
Posted On 21 Dec 2016
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BSIA member companies triumph at 2016 Security and Fire Excellence Awards

No less than 20 British Security Industry Association (BSIA) member companies were recognised for their commitment to providing top class security products and services at this year’s Security and Fire Excellence Awards, held at the London Hilton Hotel, Park Lane on Wednesday 23...
Posted On 28 Nov 2016