Manguard Plus, Ireland’s largest privately owned Irish security company won the majority of awards at the first ever Outstanding Security Performance Awards ( OSPAs) to be held in Ireland .
The Kildare company had the highest number of finalists, and ultimately winners, in the much anticipated independent awards, and won accolades including Outstanding Contract Security Guarding Company, Outstanding Contract Security Manager/ Director and Outstanding Security Consultant.
Its founder and Managing Director, Sean Hall won the ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ in tribute to the huge contribution he has made to the professional security company in Ireland and beyond.
The independent awards, established by leading respected Professor of Criminology, Martin Gill, were launched in Ireland to recognise companies, people, products and initiatives that make a significant contribution to the Irish security sector.
The judges were selected by the leading security associations in Ireland, and all signed up to a strict ethics policy to ensure no conflict of interest.