PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwire - September 16, 2010) -  AlliedBarton Security Services has been selected by Arizona Business Magazine and BestCompaniesAZ as a winner for the inaugural Arizona's Most Admired Companies Awards (MAC) held September 14, at the Ritz Carlton Phoenix.

Arizona's Most Admired Companies are selected based on how a company has performed in the following areas: Workplace Culture (as voted by employees), Leadership Excellence, Corporate and Social Responsibility (community and environment), and Customer Opinion (as assessed by customers). This is the most comprehensive and most prestigious corporate awards program in Arizona. It recognizes the contributions and impact these most admired companies bring to the state.

"AlliedBarton is very proud to be honored with this award, as it recognizes our company culture, leadership qualities, our community involvement and customer satisfaction," said Randy Dorn, Division President, AlliedBarton Security Services. "All of these are critical to fulfilling our Core Purpose -- to serve and secure the people, homes and businesses of our communities. Thank you to all of our employees who take a leadership role every day to help fulfill our purpose and in turn, bring such impressive recognition to our company."

"These companies truly exemplify what it means to be a good corporate citizen," said Cheryl Green, Vice President of Marketing for Arizona Business Magazine. "MAC winners consistently show strong leadership, a commitment to the communities in which they operate and concern for their employees and customers."

AlliedBarton will also be recognized in a special editorial report in the September/October issue of Arizona Business Magazine.

AlliedBarton Security Services is the industry's premier provider of highly trained, responsive security personnel. Customer-focused security officers and managers located across the country are supported by national resources developed from over 50 years of security experience. More than 50,000 employees and 100 offices provide security for several thousand clients in many industries, including approximately 200 Fortune 500 companies. As the most honored security officer services company, AlliedBarton leads the industry in award-winning programs. AlliedBarton has been recognized by Training magazine, ASTD, Corporate University Xchange, Leadership Excellence and the American Business Awards, among others. For more information call 1-866-825-5433 or visit


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