Source: Vorticom, Inc.

AlliedBarton Security Services Awarded "Friend of IREM of the Year" by IREM-DC

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwire - December 6, 2010) -   The Institute of Real Estate Management Greater Metropolitan Washington D.C. chapter honored AlliedBarton Security Services,, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, with the 2010 "Friend of IREM of the Year Award" at the 2010 Awards Ceremony.

The IREM-DC chapter delivers networking and educational offerings for career growth and provides lifelong professional development opportunities. The IREM-DC Annual Awards Ceremony celebrates the achievements of committees and leaders within the organization.

"This honor continues to demonstrate our collective success as a company and highlights AlliedBarton's leadership and commitment to excellence," said Stephen Somers, AlliedBarton Vice President, Mid-Atlantic Region. "Developing such positive relationships with the organizations in our communities further supports AlliedBarton's core purpose and enhances our commitment to providing quality security services to specialized markets, including Commercial Real Estate."

About IREM:
The Institute of Real Estate Management, IREM, is a non-profit professional organization, formed 75 years ago as a means to educate and promote professionalism in the property management industry. IREM's mission is to serve the needs of all real estate management professionals. Through IREM, designations may be obtained through course study and testing of your knowledge as a real estate property manager. IREM offers the most recognized designation in the property management industry, the Certified Property Manager or CPM®, as well as the Accredited Residential Manager designation or ARM®, and Accredited Commercial Manager, ACM®. IREM also offers the Accredited Management Organization, AMO® designation, to real estate management companies whose standards and services are the best in the business.

About AlliedBarton:
AlliedBarton Security Services is the industry's premier provider of highly trained, responsive security personnel. Client-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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