Commissionaires BC was very proud to support BC military families through sponsoring the United Home Force night on Nov 6, 2015. The Vancouver Giants played the Kamloops Blazers in camouflage jerseys featuring the Commissionaires’ logo on the shoulders. Proceeds from the game went to the Military Family Resource Centre who provide support, training, and resources to military families throughout BC.
As part of its veterans and community support program, Commissionaires recently awarded five bursaries, of either $2,000.00 or $1,000.00, to post-secondary students from BC. The presentations were made on September 26th, 2015 at the Metropolitan Hotel in downtown Vancouver. “Overall about 38 students applied for the bursaries, and our selection committee had a tough time deciding on the winners for this year,” said Dan Popowich, CEO. To be eligible, an applicant needed to be enrolled in a post-secondary program and…
Approximately every minute of every day, someone in Canada needs blood. Half of all Canadians will either need blood or know someone who will need blood at some point in their lives. As a Partner For Life, Commissionaires BC encourages everyone to take the time to donate blood for those in need. To learn more on how you can help save a life, visit: https://www.blood.ca/en.
This year marks ASIS International’s 61st Annual Seminar Exhibits in Anaheim, CA. In attendance was CEO Dan Popowich, which turned out to be particularly memorable for him, as he was presented with the Ron Minion Award. The Canadian Region “L” Ron Minion Award is presented annually to a Canadian security professional who has consistently worked for the betterment of the security industry over an extended period. A nominee is considered for such an award based on their significant volunteer contributions…