News Releases

June 7, 2017

Ottawa, ON (June 7, 2017) – Commissionaires, Canada’s largest private sector employer of veterans, will be providing security for Invictus Games Toronto 2017 presented by Jaguar Land Rover taking place in Toronto from September 23 to 30, 2017.

May 17, 2017
Commissionaires has partnered with Golf Canada to honour those who serve our country.

TORONTO (May 17, 2017) – Commissionaires, the largest private employer of veterans in Canada, has announced a partnership with Golf Canada to host Canadian Armed Forces Day taking place Saturday, July 29, 2017, as part of the RBC Canadian Open.

February 17, 2017

Commissionaires has ranked among the top employers in Canada, according to Forbes’ list of Canada’s Best Employers of 2017.

Commissionaires ranked second in the industry sector and placed in the top half of the 300 employers, outranking other Canadian security services providers by a wide margin.

January 31, 2017

Nova Scotia’s largest security services company, Commissionaires Nova Scotia (CNS), is relocating in early-fall 2017 to a new, state-of-the-art headquarters being built in Bedford Common.

January 5, 2017

The Canadian Corps of Commissionaires N.B. & PEI Division, Inc. announces the signing of a three year agreement with the Saint John Airport for the provision of facility security services.  Commissionaires currently provide facility security, access and parking control at the Airport where 14 permanent and part-time Commissionaires are employed.

November 17, 2016

Two Commissionaires from Commissionaires Kingston Division received Professionalism Awards from the 8 Wing/Canadian Forces Base Trenton, for their quick actions to avoid an incident at Trenton Royal Canadian Air Force Base.

November 8, 2016

Although still a minority, the number of Canadians who believe the private sector has the highest obligation to help veterans find jobs more than doubled from five per cent last year to 12 percent in 2016, according to a new national survey conducted by NANOS RESEARCH Group and released today by Commissionaires.

September 15, 2016

Commissionaires Victoria, the Islands and Yukon (CVIY) today announced the appointment of Gary Paulson as its new CEO effective September 15, 2016.

Gary spent the past ten years as the Vice President Operations and Harbour Master for the Port of Prince Rupert. He succeeds John Dewar who was the divisional CEO for the past four years.

September 12, 2016

Commissionaires South Saskatchewan honoured 51 of its employees with awards and medals and its banquet held September 2.

Forty-five Commissionaires received the Commissionaires Long Service Medal or bars and six received awards for outstanding customer service.

September 6, 2016

Commissionaires Kingston today announced the appointments of Brigadier General (Retired) Michael R. Dabros, OMM CD, Colonel (Retired) Rickard Dickson CD, and Lieutenant Colonel (Retired) Michael Moore CD, to its Board of Directors.

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