G4S Named Top Leadership Organization by HR.com

Apr 11, 2014, 17:14 ET from G4S

JUPITER, Fla., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- G4S Secure Solutions, the nation's leading security company, has been honored for its leadership excellence by HR.com magazine. G4S has been awarded 4th place from among 200 large businesses at the publication's 2014 Leadership 500 Excellence Awards.

For the past 30 years, Leadership Excellence has identified and recognized the Top 500 leadership organizations, their strategies and solutions in their yearly ranking. G4S was named a top company  for leadership development from among 200 others in the 'Large Business' category.

The G4S Leadership Manual for Supervisors and Managers was evaluated as part of the HR.com award process. The G4S Leadership Manual is designed to provide frontline leaders the information, skills and tools to effectively manage employees and deliver quality, professionalism and operational acumen to all G4S clients. 

"Effective training for supervisors and managers is critical to our successful G4S operations and employee development," said Geoff Gerks, Senior Vice President, Corporate Human Resources. "Our leadership development program is available to all our managers and executives without cost. It's one reason why our program is unique."

The G4S leadership program was produced by the award-wining G4S North America Training Institute. The visionary and pioneering efforts of  former G4S Chief Learning Officer , Dr. Michael E. Goodboe, led to the development of this successful program that allows employees to earn college credit, continuing professional education units (CPE) and continuing education units (CEU) for the course completion. The American Council on Education (ACE) recommended the G4S leadership program course for college credit.

About G4S Secure Solutions

G4S Secure Solutions is the nation's leading security company providing a wide range of security services and technology solutions.  The G4S expertise in analyzing security needs and developing specialized programs enables customers to reduce the total cost of ownership for security and related services, and focus on quality improvement and risk reduction. For more information visit: www.g4s.us

About G4S

G4S is the leading global integrated security company specializing in the provision of security products, services and solutions. The group is active in more than 120 countries, and is the largest employer quoted on the London Stock Exchange with more than 618,000 employees and has a secondary stock exchange listing in Copenhagen. For more information on G4S, visit www.g4s.com.