Securitas USA Receives Spotlight Award

2 February, 2008

Orange, CA- On February 2, 2008, Securitas Security Services USA, Inc. (Securitas USA) received the prestigious Spotlight Award from the Community Associations Institute, Greater Los Angeles chapter, for making a significant contribution to the community association industry during 2007 through its vertical market specialization for Gated Communities and High Rise Residential properties.

By spending two years in the development of a specialty security platform, aptly titled Gated Community Security Solutions, Securitas USA has elevated the level of service, comfort, safety and prestige of residential communities.

"It was our hope to lead the industry by developing a standard of security service procedures that is especially designed with the unique needs of residential environments in mind," commented J. Nicole McDargh, Securitas USA vice president - special markets. "We have successfully launched our Gated Community Security Solutions platform to several clients across the country who are experiencing a new-found respect for the value of 'a good person at the gate.'"

Community Associations Institute (CAI) is a national organization dedicated to fostering vibrant, competent, harmonious community associations. For more than 30 years, CAI has been the leader in providing education and resources to the volunteer homeowners who govern community associations and the professionals who support them.

Headquartered in Parsippany, NJ, Securitas Security Services USA, Inc. is the nation's leading security provider and market leader in providing security solutions, including uniformed security officers and consulting & investigations.