Advanced Security has a social conscience and supports a number of community initiatives.
Westpac Rescue Helicopter: Advanced Security recognises the importance of an efficient helicopter rescue service. We are proud to be a financial supporter of the Westpac Rescue Helicopter service.
LifeWise: Lifewise is a not-for-profit community and social development agency that provides critical services to vulnerable and at-risk people of all ages. We’re proud to be a LifeWise supporter.
The Runway Foundation: The Runway Foundation is a registered charitable trust passionate about supporting our New Zealand communities.
The Foundation works alongside other New Zealand commendable 'hearty' organisations to make a positive difference in the lives of those who are fighting difficult circumstances.
Lifewise Big Sleepout: The Lifewise Big Sleepout is an annual event aimed at raising serious funds to solve homelessness in the city of Auckland. Our CEO Mike Marr participated in both the 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 sleepouts and raised $5000 -$12,000 on all occasions.
South Auckland Foodbank: The foodbank supports families in need in the South Auckland area.
Community Crisis Funds: We support various community crisis funds with these funds provding crucial financial assistance for people in need,
Ronald McDonald House Charities: We are proud to support Ronald McDonald House Charities and the great support they provide families.
We’re pleased to be involved with AUT University by supporting a scholarship and a job shadowing programme.
AUT Scholarship: We have established the Advanced Security Group Bachelor of Business Scholarship at AUT University.
AUT Shadow a Leader programme: The Shadow a Leader programme gives Auckland secondary school students and AUT Faculty of Business and Law students the opportunity to follow a business leader for a day. Advanced Security is pleased to be part of this programme and have supported the initiative in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 by giving selected students the chance to shadow our CEO fora day.
AUT Excellence in Business Support Awards - Advanced Security is proud to be sponsoring the AUT Excellence in Business Support Awards in 2017.
Advanced Security announced as the Gallagher Top Channel Partner for NZ 2019
Advanced Security has been announced as the 2019 Gallagher Top Channel Partner for New Zealand. This is a significant achievement and the 5th time the business has been named as the overall top Channel Partner.
Avanced Security is truly proud of this recognition and it recognises the position the business has in the New Zealand market.
In acknowledging Advanced Security’s performance, Justin Miller, Sales Manager NZ & Pacific Islands said “Capping off stellar growth of the Gallagher NZ Security business we are delighted to announce Advanced Security was the Top Performing Gallagher Channel Partner for FY19. Well done to the Advanced Security team”.
Advanced Security announced as NZSA Security Integrator of the Year 2019
The New Zealand Security Association held its prestigious awards ceremony on Friday 23rd August 2019, which recognises excellence and outstanding service delivery provided by those who work within the security industry. Advanced Security was announced as the Security Integrator of the Year 2019 for New Zealand, this award recognising an individual or organisation who has embraced the role of integrators in bringing together security subsystems into a whole and ensuring those subsystems function together effectively. The award acknowledges the technical expertise, sound knowledge of security risk and needs assessments, and exemplary customer service.
The judges commented that they were impressed with Advanced Security’s significant investment into future innovation and the systems in place within the business.
Advanced Security also received recognition with an Award for Outstanding Staff Retention/Staff Development Programme, which celebrates an organisation that has implemented a staff retention programme that is embedded in the culture and operations of the organisation and provides clear differentiation over other providers.