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09/2019

Commissionaires Ottawa Group donates $500,000 to support homeless veterans in Ottawa

2019-09-17T14:47:03-04:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: Media Release|

Suzanne Le, Executive Director, Multifaith Housing Initiative (left) with Commodore Michel Charron (Ret’d), Director Human Resources and Shared Services, Commissionaires Ottawa, at the Cornerstone Laying Ceremony for Veterans’ House: the Andy Carswell Building located at the former CFB Rockcliffe Air Base in Ottawa. OTTAWA—September 16, 2019. Commissionaires Ottawa Group today announced it is donating [...]

03/2019

Commissionaires Ottawa receives CFLC Award in recognition of support to the Canadian Armed Forces Reserve

2019-08-13T08:23:11-04:00March 19th, 2019|Categories: Media Release|

Since 1994, the Canadian Forces Liaison Council (CFLC) has recognized deserving civilian employers and educators who have demonstrated exceptional support for Reservist employees. For the 2019 awards, Commissionaires Ottawa was selected from more than 100 nominees as one of the 10 recipients of a provincial award in recognition of our support of the mission of the Canadian [...]

Three wins in 2019 for Commissionaires Ottawa!

2019-08-12T19:51:31-04:00March 1st, 2019|Categories: Media Release|

For the seventh year in a row, Commissionaires Ottawa has won the Consumer Choice Award for business excellence in the category of “Security Guard Services.” For the first time, Commissionaires Ottawa has won the Consumer Choice Award for business excellence in the category of “Digital Fingerprinting and Identification Services.” Nationally, Commissionaires has made the Forbes Canada’s Best Employers list for the fourth year in [...]

08/2018

Ottawa security company partners with telecom company to expand service offerings and create more jobs for veterans

2019-06-17T21:06:47-04:00August 23rd, 2018|Categories: Media Release|

OTTAWA—August 23, 2018.  Commissionaires Ottawa, a private, not-for-profit security company whose social mandate includes a primary focus on hiring military and RCMP veterans, announced today it is partnering with ComNet to expand its security solutions to include security systems, communication cabling and network solutions. ComNet, with offices in Ottawa, Kingston and Montreal, will retain its [...]

03/2018

Commissionaires is the only security company recognized as one of Canada’s best employers of 2018: Forbes

2019-07-20T09:14:06-04:00March 15th, 2018|Categories: Media Release|

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 Ottawa, Ontario For the third year in a row, Commissionaires has ranked in the top half of Canada’s 300 best employers according to the Forbes list of Canada’s Best Employers of 2018. More significantly, Commissionaires is the only security company to rank among Canada’s best employers. “We are a Canadian business [...]

01/2018

CEO Paul Guindon featured on leadership website

2018-01-17T13:46:34-05:00January 4th, 2018|Categories: Media Release|

From becoming a 12-year-old hockey coach for his peers, to controlling a Canadian Destroyer in the Adriatic Sea during the Baltic conflict, to leading our organization through unprecedented growth, Commissionaires Ottawa CEO Paul Guindon has experienced the full gamut of leadership roles. In this candid and thought-provoking interview, Mr. Guindon describes some of his leadership [...]

10/2017

Supervisor of the Year Award

2019-06-17T21:06:47-04:00October 24th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

As an important part of Commissionaires Ottawa’s internal recognition program, the Supervisor of the Year Award commends outstanding duty performance by a supervisor. This year’s recipient is: CWO Marie-Josée Normandeau-Lalonde, Section 64, Global Affaris Canada, Gatineau. CWO Marie-Josée Normandeau-Lalonde continues to be an exemplary supervisor who goes out of her way to surpass client expectations. [...]

Guard of the Year Award

2019-06-17T21:06:50-04:00October 24th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

As an important part of Commissionaires Ottawa’s internal recognition program, the Guard of the Year Award commends outstanding duty performance by a commissionaire. This year’s recipient is: Cmre Jean-Daniel Roy Section 163, Place Vincent Massey, Gatineau Cmre Jean-Daniel Roy, a second-generation commissionaire, joined our ranks in 2009 after CEGEP. He spent a few months at [...]

07/2017

5-year win!

2019-07-20T09:14:19-04:00July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

For the fifth consecutive year, Commissionaires Ottawa has been awarded the Consumer Choice Award for business excellence in the category of Security Guard Services. Consumer Choice Award is the only organization in North America to measure business excellence by conducting statistically accurate surveys using an independent market research firm. View News Release from Consumer Choice Award [...]

02/2017

Commissionaires ranked one of Canada’s best employers of 2017: Forbes

2019-06-17T21:06:51-04:00February 17th, 2017|Categories: Media Release|

Ottawa, ON, February 17, 2017 – The Canadian Corps of Commissionaires has ranked among the top employers in Canada, according to Forbes’ list of Canada’s Best Employers of 2017. Commissionaires ranked second in the industry sector and placed in the top half of the 300 employers, outranking other Canadian security services providers by a wide [...]

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