02 Apr Mayor of Basildon Visits VIP Security Services
The Mayor of Basildon, Cllr David Dadds, visited leading Wickford-based security specialists, VIP Security Services on 29 March.
The visit was part of VIP Security Services marking a string of top award wins. Recently VIP Security Services were awarded the highest status in the UK from the government’s rigorous Security Industry Authority (SIA) Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS). The Approved Status means that VIP Security Services operate at the highest levels within the private security industry.
Darren Hyde, MD, VIP Security Services is proud of the company’s achievements. He says: “We know that we provide a whole raft of security services from event security to doormen and bodyguarding to neighbourhood patrols at the very highest of levels. However, now that we have been awarded the top industry benchmark, it is further proof of our commitment to excellence and exceptional standards in the security sector.”
Alongside the SIA award, VIP Security Services has also been awarded certification from Construction Line, which will help the company gain further contracts within the construction sector. Construction Line was originally set-up as a government department and now supports thousands of businesses across the public and private sectors to find the best supplier for their needs.
The Mayor of Basildon, Cllr David Dadds, was delighted to celebrate VIP Security Services accolades. He says: “VIP Security Services is a rapidly expanding security services company providing the very best service to all of its clients in Essex, London and surrounding home counties from its Wickford-base. I’m really pleased to see such a dynamic company achieving such goals and business growth in our region.”
VIP Security Services offers a full range of security services and was founded by Darren Hyde in 1989. The company now employs over 100 people and has secured contracts with clients such as local authorities, housing associations and PLC companies across the south East of England.