Toronto, ON – March 9, 2017 – Paladin Security requalified as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Gold Standard Winner, for excellence in business performance. The Best Managed program recognizes Canadian-owned and managed companies with revenues over $10 million demonstrating sound strategy, operational capability and commitment to achieve sustainable growth. Paladin Security is the only full-service security company to be recognized continuously by the program.

Paladin Security has been in operations for over 40 years and continues to lead the industry with advanced technology and a strong commitment to its people. Currently, the security-super company is in an exciting growth period. Paladin is expanding services, locations, and sheer size from coast to coast.

With growth and technological advances, Paladin Security remains true to the people behind its dominating brand. Paladin Security CEO,

Ashley Cooper, spoke about the award, sharing, “This award is a true testament to our people and reflects the incredible devotion, hard work, and attention to detail that thousands of Paladinians across the country demonstrate to our valued clients each and every day. Being acknowledged within the Best Managed Program reaffirms the extremely high standard that we always hold ourselves to, but also motivates us to continue down the path of constant and never ending improvement, which is one of our core values.”

Ted Reid, Paladin Technologies’ President and the group’s CFO commented, “Requalifying as Gold Standard, Canada’s Best Managed Award involves a thorough review of our strategy, commitment, capability and financial stability by the leading business professionals on the judging panel.  To be recognized within this program is the greatest endorsement of the positive client outcomes our dedicated 12,000+ employee base achieves each day. Personally, I couldn’t be prouder of our organization with this latest milestone.”

In today’s world, security continues to grow rapidly to meet the high-profile and increasingly complex needs of business lines such as healthcare, office and commercial properties, industrial, campuses, and government. Paladin’s Chief Operating Officer, Don MacAlister, shared, “Our organization is immersed within industries that are changing rapidly. Fortunately for Paladin, we have the very best security professionals who are dedicated to our clients’ success. We are proud to be at the forefront of bringing quality and innovative full-service solutions to our clients from coast to coast.”

The 2017 winners of the Canada’s Best Managed Companies award, along with Requalified, Gold Standard, Gold Requalified winners and Platinum Club members will be honoured at the annual Canada’s Best Managed Companies gala in April.