AlliedBarton wins Stevie Award for HR department of the year

Company recognized at 2010 American Business Awards


CONSHOHOCKEN, PA--(Marketwire - July 9, 2010) - AlliedBarton Security Services, www.alliedbarton.com, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, has been honored with a Stevie Award for HR Department of the Year at the 2010 American Business Awards.

The Stevie awards were created to honor and generate public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and business people worldwide. In 2009, AlliedBarton's Training team received a Stevie award for Support Team of the Year.

"AlliedBarton's Human Resources teams across the country take a leadership role in internal and external customer service as they support our most valuable asset -- our employees," said Jim Gillece, AlliedBarton's Chief People Officer and Senior Vice President of Human Capital Management. "In the security industry, where high-quality leaders are critical at every level of the organization, human resource teams and programs are essential to the delivery of quality service. This award is yet another example of our Dare to be GREAT culture and further supports our position as the most honored security officer services company."

In addition to winning the Stevie award in this category, AlliedBarton was also a finalist in the Best Overall Company category for organizations with more than 2,500 employees.

AlliedBarton Security Services is the industry's premier provider of highly trained, responsive security personnel to many industries. Responsive, customer-focused, security officers and managers at our client sites are supported by award-winning national resources developed from over 50 years of security experience. More than 50,000 employees and 100 offices service a client base of several thousand which includes approximately 200 Fortune 500 companies across the country. AlliedBarton was the first security services company selected as one of Training magazine's Top 125 training companies and has been recognized with this honor for five consecutive years. For more information call 1-866-825-5433 or visit www.AlliedBarton.com.