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FOUR OF THE WORLD’S LARGEST SECURITY FIRMS HERE…SHOULD YOU?

Posted by zzz - Lorea Thomson on Wednesday, April 17th, 2013 at 11:07am.

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Did you know that four of the world’s largest security firms now have their international or U.S. headquarters in Palm Beach County!  Security is what they do and they have chosen Palm Beach County to home for their headquarters.

Garda Cash Logistics is a subsidiary of Garda World Security, one of the leading cash logistics and security solutions firms in the world. “At one time companies, like Garda, were used strictly to move cash back and forth between bank and customer.  Nowadays, banks, financial institutions and smart retailers need and expect their cash to move at the same speed as debit, credit card and payment data.”  Garda Cash Logistics relocated from California to South Florida.

Geo Group is the world’s leading provider of correctional, detention, and community reentry services with 96 facilities, 72,000 beds and 18,000 employees around the globe.  Their headquarters are in Palm Beach County.
 
G4S Secure Solutions is the nation’s leading security company, providing a wide range of technology solutions and security services with corporate office is located in Jupiter, Florida.  Their programs enable customers to reduce “total cost of ownership for security and related services, and focus on quality improvement and risk reduction.” They provide expert investigation solutions to clients in the insurance, commercial and government sector.  G4S Secure Solutions also has a corporate services office located locally in Palm Beach Gardens.

ADT Corporation is an international provider of electronic security systems, fire alarm systems, communication systems, and integrated management systems.  Established in 1874, after 57-district delivery companies became affiliated and became known as “American District Telegraph” (A.D.T.).  They then incorporated into Western Union in 1901, which ultimately came under control of AT&T.  ADT began to expand to fire alarms and burglar alarms until 1930.  ADT became a publicly owned company in the 1960”s. By 1990’s, ADT was purchased by Tyco by a reverse takeover. In 2010, Broadway Security acquired ADT for $2.0 billion dollars!  ADT center of operations is in Palm Beach County, Florida. They have opened a research and development center in Boca Raton.

Not only is Palm Beach County a beautiful destination, with gorgeous beaches, golf courses, and nightlife, it a safe place to call home. 

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