VANCOUVER, Oct. 25, 2011 /CNW/ - Canpro Global Services Inc. and
King-Reed & Associates LP amalgamated in June of 2011 to create Canpro
King-Reed LP, the largest full-service risk mitigation and
investigation company in Canada. Although both companies have enjoyed
brand reputations as boutique specialized service providers, the new
brand and logo will reflect the uniformity of one harmonized
organization with distinct business verticals.
"CKR Global is the name that will become synonymous with quality and
uniform service across Canada within each of our service lines," said
Robert Burns, President and CEO, "since our merger in June we have
worked at our 100-day integration plan with a thoughtful understanding
that the needs of our clients for quality service delivery is our
focus, so our integration, branding and management needed to reflect
Each of the CKR Global companies are now nationally united under their
respective brands. According to Brian King, Chairman, "some
functionality and administrative components were very easy to blend in
each of the companies. What we wanted to ensure was that the
specialized expertise and the methodology we brought together was not
adopted into best practices without thoughtful internal dialogue - you
can't sacrifice quality for the sake of expedience. With the new
brands, and the structures within each of them, we have achieved that
CKR Global's operating companies are: CKR Global Investigations ,CKR
Global Risk Solutions, CKR Global Safety & Rescue, CKR Global
HRservices and CKR Global Labour Risk Management. Each CKR company now
operates across Canada with uniform service delivery models, assuring
clients receive the same exceptional service in all locations across
"The brand represents the synthesis of two previous companies that had
been working together for 17 years under our managed associate program,
Investigations Canada. That history has made the amalgamation of our
operations incredibly seamless. The new brand and logo represents a
unified organization. We're all extremely excited to push forward under
our new common banner," said Burns.
ABOUT CKR GLOBAL
CKR Global is Canada's premier national provider of Risk Mitigation &
Investigation Services. We provide innovative solutions that reduce
risk, minimize loss, and increase human safety, enabling our clients to
function at their fullest potential. Through our suite of services we
enable our clients to enhance business performance and ensure
operational continuity by providing the experts and the tools to manage
all levels of risk.
Through our five CKR companies we address client needs across the entire
risk continuum. With both proactive and reactive resources we are there
to help clients in times of crisis as well as put in place mitigation
strategies to avoid crises in the future.
The CKR Global group of companies:
CKR Global Investigations - Canada's largest investigation firm with over 250 licensed staff and
23 offices across Canada.
CKR Global Risk Solutions - A unique suite of risk, security, and human safety services with
international expertise over 100 personnel and projects in 20+
CKR Global Safety & Rescue - ISO:9001 certified delivering leading edge safety and rescue training
courses, consulting, equipment, and rescue standby services.
CKR Global HRservices - Provides accurate on-demand data to verify information to assist
clients in making an informed hiring decision and managing employee
CKR Global Labour Risk Management - Focusing on labour disputes, strikes, lockouts, and labour monitoring
for many of Canada's largest union environments.
With over 500 subject matter experts in 23 offices across Canada, and
strategic locations around the world, we offer expert support to
Insurance, Government, Legal, and Corporate institutions
internationally. CKR Global is there to protect our clients' business
interests from all levels of risk, enabling our clients to perform at
the top of their respective industries.
Image with caption: "New CKR Global Brand Logo (CNW Group/Canpro Global Services Inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20111025_C6948_PHOTO_EN_5326.jpg
SOURCE Canpro Global Services Inc.
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