Atlantic Canada's Premier PI joins Canada's largest Investigation firm
HALIFAX, Nov. 28, 2012 /CNW/ - Canada's largest and most comprehensive
investigation and risk mitigation firm has exciting news! Progress
Investigations, Atlantic Canada's premier Investigation firm has joined
the CKR Global group of companies augmenting the National footprint of
over 23 offices coast to coast.
"It is very exciting to be joining the CKR Global team and bringing the
diverse CKR services and expertise to our Atlantic Canada clients",
said Glenn Spillett, the new Director Atlantic Region, from his Halifax
office. "The full CKR Global suite of risk mitigation services will now
be available through the local regional offices throughout Atlantic
"Glenn's excellent long standing reputation in our industry, and his
commitment to quality and integrity make Progress a perfect fit for
us", says Robert Burns, President and CEO. "CKR Global is the name that
has become synonymous with quality service and expertise across Canada,
within each of our service lines. The addition of the Atlantic
Provinces infrastructure further enhances CKR's foothold as the largest
investigation and Risk Mitigation Company nationally. Prior to bringing
the two companies together formally we have enjoyed a strong working
"I have admired the professionalism and integrity of CKR Global and all
the staff I have worked with on joint projects. I can now assist the
local clients with all of their investigative needs across Canada under
one united brand with a common methodology, IT infrastructure and
uniform reporting and quality control" says Spillett.
CKR Global sprints ahead to become #26 on B.C.'s Fastest Growing Companies List. Business in Vancouver magazine recently recognised CKR Global again this year, for it's 375%
growth as one of the 100 fastest growing companies in 2012. BIV
recognizes companies in the province with the greatest percentage
change in revenue over the past five fiscal years. Companies on the
list represent a wide range of B.C.'s business community, everything
from technology start-ups and service businesses to the largest mining
and resource companies in the country.
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.
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 15+
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, 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 organizations
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.
SOURCE: CKR Global
For further information:
Mark Lalonde, Director of Communications
Brian Lawrence, Director Business Development
604.517.4545 ext. 2360