ATLANTA – December 17, 2013 – U.S. Security Associates (USA) is named among the 2013 Excellence in Talent Management Award winners by Brandon Hall Group. USA, a national security service company with over 50,000 employees, earned the Bronze Award for Best Talent Acquisition Process. Factors influencing USA's selection include the security service company's comprehensive, structured approach to security officer selection as well as ongoing improvement and implementation of prescreening tools and metrics-based recruitment strategies.
"As a security company whose personnel are known for integrity and professionalism, we rely on proven talent acquisition and management processes to put exceptional security officers on the front lines at client sites," says Jonathan Jones, Manager of Training and Development for USA. "We are continuously improving our employee selection, development and retention strategies to better support employment of energetic, focused individuals with the skill sets, attitude and drive to thrive in security service careers."
Global enterprises, government agencies, not-for-profit organizations and business associations are among those who compete for the Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards every year. Award entries are weighed according to a rigorous set of performance benchmarks and are evaluated by a panel of independent senior industry experts as well as Brandon Hall Group senior analysts and executive leadership. The judges determine the winners after appraising each company's talent management program and its efficiency, design, functionality, usability, innovation and overall measurable benefits.
Now entering its 19th year, the Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards Program recognizes companies that have successfully developed and deployed programs, strategies, modalities, processes, systems and tools to achieve measurable results. The 2013 winners are listed at http://go.brandonhall.com/Excellence_Awards_Home.
"We are extremely proud to honor our 2013 award-winning organizations for their remarkable achievements," says Mike Cooke, Chief Executive Officer of Brandon Hall Group, Inc. "This elite group of organizations excelled in developing measurable, sustainable programs that produced outstanding business results."
U.S. Security Associates (USA) is the market-leading, wholly-owned American, full-service safety and security solutions provider. With over 160 locally-responsive offices, international locations and over 50,000 dedicated professionals, they offer the most complete array of physical security, remote surveillance, and global consulting and investigations to ensure better outcomes for thousands of clients and a range of industries. Innovative applications of leading-edge, proprietary technology enable USA to rank annually among the world's best training companies, sustain the highest standards of quality, and underscore world-class customer service with unparalleled accountability. USA's rise as one of the largest innovative security solutions leaders is a natural byproduct of these differentiators and enables the company to provide the most Safe. Secure. Friendly.® environments for people, assets, and brands. For more information, visit www.ussecurityassociates.com.
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