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G4S Secure Solutions USA Recognized by General Motors with Supplier Quality Excellence Award

JUPITER, Fla., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- G4S Secure Solutions, America's leading security company, has been named General Motors Supplier of the Year. G4S is being recognized because it has demonstrated the highest level of quality performance to GM over the last 12 months. It is the first time General Motors has honored its security contractor with the distinguished award.

For the past three years, G4S has provided GM with a comprehensive team of security professionals who provide a wide variety of safety and security services including: fire and emergency services, K-9 teams, sworn law enforcement officers and reception security personnel.

The Supplier of the Year Award is given to less than one percent of GM's suppliers who are recognized for delivering innovative technology, superior quality, timely crisis management and competitive, total-enterprise cost solutions.

"This honor is a tribute to our team's dedication to customer success, and a direct result of the close working relationship between both companies," said Drew Levine, president, G4S North America. "We are proud of our partnership with General Motors and look forward to the future as we will continue to deliver value and solutions to support GM in its mission to deliver world class automobiles."

G4S was recognized by GM because the security personnel and management have consistently exceeded expectations by being innovative, delivering quality products and services on time and by creating outstanding value.

The Supplier of the Year Award winners are chosen by a global team of GM purchasing, engineering, quality, manufacturing and logistics executives. Winning suppliers met more than 12 quality criteria during a 12 month period.

About G4S Secure Solutions
G4S Secure Solutions is the nation's leading security company providing a wide range of security services and technology solutions.  The G4S expertise in analyzing security needs and developing specialized programs enables customers to reduce the total cost of ownership for security and related services, and focus on quality improvement and risk reduction. For more information visit: www.g4s.us

About G4S
G4S is the leading global integrated security company specializing in the provision of security products, services and solutions.  G4S is the largest employer quoted on the London Stock Exchange and has a secondary stock exchange listing in Copenhagen. G4S has operations in more than 120 countries and over 620,000 employees.  For more information on G4S, visit www.g4s.com

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