Smith & Wesson Security Solutions™ Recognized with a GSN Homeland Security Award for Two Consecutive Years
Smith & Wesson Security Solutions™ is a leading turnkey provider of perimeter security solutions. In fact, the company won the 2010 Government Security News (GSN) Homeland Security Award for “Best Crash Barrier” (Gates, Fences, Bollards, and Guard Booths). The award was based upon the company’s Expeditionary Mobile Barrier (EMB™) and was presented at the GSN 2010 Homeland Security Awards Ceremony in Washington, DC on November 8th, 2010. This is the second consecutive year that a Smith & Wesson Security Solutions™ barrier has been recognized with a GSN Homeland Security Award.
Judging in the category was based on a combination of factors, including a demonstrable increase in customer organization security; technological innovation and/or improvement; the ability to fill a recognized government physical security need; cost reduction; and, efficiency improvements.
Each year, Inc. magazine ranks the top 5000, fastest-growing private companies in the United States. USR achieved a position in the 2009 rankings, placing 852 out of a total 5,000 companies. Since debuting in 1991 with 100 of the fastest-growing private U.S. companies, then expanding the following year to the Inc. 500 and again in 2007 to the Inc. 5000, the list has served to recognize the significant accomplishments of entrepreneurial companies.
The Stevie Awards were created to honor and generate public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and business people worldwide. Beginning with The American Business Awards in 2002, The International Business Awards in 2003, The Stevie Awards for Women in Business in 2004, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service in 2006, their mission is to raise the profile of exemplary organizations and individuals among the press, the business community, and the general public. In short order the Stevie has become one of the world’s most coveted awards.
The American Business Awards are governed by a Board of Distinguished Judges & Advisors that features many of the leading figures in American business. Sponsors include several of the top business publishers and marketers.
ASIS International, the preeminent organization for security professionals worldwide, has selected its first 10 ASIS Accolades winners. ASIS Accolades is a new awards competition that recognizes the security industry’s most innovative new products, services and/or solutions.
ASIS invited exhibitors at the ASIS International 55th Annual Seminar and Exhibits to submit new technology, product or service solutions for evaluation and judging for the first annual Accolades competition.
A team of judges representing end users and experts in security technologies evaluated more than 130 entries before selecting the top 10 winners. ASIS Accolades are solutions oriented, not product specific.