CONSHOHOCKEN, PA--(Marketwired - Jan 27, 2014) - AlliedBarton Security Services,, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, has been named to Chief Executive magazine's 2014 Best Companies for Leaders within the private companies category. 

"This honor is reflective of our commitment to recognizing and cultivating leadership qualities in our employees," said Bill Whitmore, Chairman and CEO, AlliedBarton. "Nurturing internal talent and promoting from within creates a culture of personal and professional growth and excellence, allowing for employee engagement and service delivery that is unmatched in the industry. I am so proud of our team and their diligent efforts to build a reputation for leadership."

AlliedBarton, the most honored security officer services company, was selected by Chief Executive based on criteria that included having a formal leadership process, the commitment of the CEO to the leadership development program, the percentage of senior management recruited internally, and the company's reputation among its peers as a source for well-rounded talent.

About Chief Executive
Each year since 2005, Chief Executive has sought to identify those companies that excel in leadership development. In partnership with Chally Group Worldwide and the Human Capital Institute, Chief Executive canvases world-class companies through a questionnaire and interviews in order to learn what companies are doing to identify and nurture people three or more levels down the chain from the CEO.

About AlliedBarton Security Services
For more than 50 years, AlliedBarton Security Services has provided superior security officer services to protect people, homes and businesses. AlliedBarton tailors security programs to meet clients' needs with committed professionals who enhance clients' brands. More than 60,000 employees and 120 offices serve thousands of clients with levels of protection that anticipate needs and build enduring relationships. For more information call 1.866.825.5433 or visit


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