EDMONTON, March 11 /CNW/ - S. Jorstad, Chairman, President and CEO of
United Protection Security Group Inc. (UPSG or the Company), a Canadian based
company, trading on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX-V: UZZ) is pleased to
announce pursuant to a previous press release dated December 24, 2007, the
Company has now signed a three year formal joint venture agreement with the
Lil'wat Nation and T'musta7 Aboriginal Consulting Services, its lead
This joint venture agreement will allow UPSG to explore new business
opportunities involving the provision for security officer training,
deployment, housing of security personnel and other business opportunities
that may arise in the period of time preceding, during, and following the 2010
B.C. Winter Olympics. The agreement, establishes the roles of UPSG, the
Lil'wat Training and Employment, Recruitment and Training Service and their
lead negotiator and addresses responsibilities and the equal distribution of
equal revenues and profits.
Mr. Don Allan, Chief Operating Officer of United Protection Services
Inc., the wholly owned subsidiary of UPSG states, "this joint venture is only
the first of several anticipated, and we believe that the many business
opportunities associated with the 2010 Olympics will provide both short term
and long term meaningful employment to members of the Lil'wat Nation". He
further states, it is our desire to work closely with the Lil'wat Nation to
ensure that all parties of this joint venture benefit financially from the
arrangement and more important, the creation of long term sustainable
businesses for its members post Olympics periods.
About United Protection Security Group Inc.
United Protection Security Group Inc. is an established security
protection company; focused on high impact, high visibility, and high risk
security situations, coupled with one of the broadest ranges of traditional
private security services in the industry.
Delivering 21st Century Solutions to centuries old problems through a
network of 'Elite Private Protection Professionals'.
Pro - Active and Progressive Management has moved the company into the
ranks of, one of, the most dynamic security companies in Western Canada. With
a strong foundation and a dedicated professional management team, we are
moving forward into the next level in our development strategy.
United Protection Security Group Inc. is committed to providing its
clients with a "superior quality service" at a competitive price. It is
further committed to providing its employees and associates with the
assistance, support, and opportunity to maximize their individual potential
for excellence, peak performance and personal growth. It is the Company's
policy and highest priority to protect the health and welfare of all its
clients and employees and their respective property.
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Dated March 11, 2008
On behalf of the Board of Directors
United Protection Security Group Inc.
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