News Releases

February 7, 2020

For the fifth year in a row, Commissionaires has been named one of Canada’s top 300 employers by Forbes Magazine. Commissionaires is the only security provider to make the list for five consecutive years and the only not-for-profit security company to be included on this year’s list.

July 29, 2019

The fourth annual Soldier On Atlantic Golf Invitational will take place August 1, 2019, at Royal Oaks Golf Club in Moncton, NB. Proceeds from the charity golf event will benefit Soldier On, a Canadian Armed Forces program that helps serving members and veterans overcome their physical and mental health injuries through physical activity and sport.

June 15, 2019

Retired Col. Chris Lythgo, CD was confirmed National Chair during the Commissionaires’ Annual General Meeting held today in Winnipeg. He replaces retired Vice-Admiral Duncan (Dusty) Miller, CMM MSC CD RCN whose three-year term had concluded.

March 1, 2019

For the fourth year in a row, Forbes Magazine has ranked Commissionaires among Canada’s top 300 employers, appearing third in the Business Services and Supplies category. Commissionaires has been the only security company to appear on the list for two consecutive years.

November 2, 2018

The New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island Division of Commissionaires has appointed Major Ian D. Sweet (Ret’d) as its new CEO and Commandant.

Major Ian D. Sweet (Ret’d) is highly accomplished with over 25 years of military, leadership, and executive experience.

October 24, 2018

The South Saskatchewan Division of Commissionaires is the title sponsor for the Armistice Century Ball, taking place Friday, November 9th, 2018 at the Queensbury Convention Centre Ballroom, Regina, Saskatchewan.

October 22, 2018

Commissionaires is honoured that Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette has agreed to serve as our Patron.

September 19, 2018

With the change of season comes new leadership for Commissionaires Nova Scotia (CNS). This week Geoffrey Hamilton began his role of Chief Executive Officer for the Nova Scotia Division of Commissionaires.

August 23, 2018

Ottawa Division has announced a breakthrough acquisition of ComNet Communication Networks, allowing the Division to enter into the systems side of security solutions.

June 25, 2018

Paul Guindon assumed the role of Chair of the Commissionaires National Business Management Committee (NBMC) in June 2018, where he represents and leads a nation-wide alliance of 15 Commissionaires CEOs.