Are you looking to raise your profile within the US security sector?

Being associated with the Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) allows you to do this. The OSPAs are one of the highest accolades a security professional or company can receive.  Being recognised provides winners and finalists with countless opportunities. Nominations are open until Monday, 7th August.  With a simple entry process and 11 award categories to… Read the full article.

ISMA and RILA to join the list of leading associations supporting the 2017 US OSPAs

The International Security Management Association (ISMA) and the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) have confirmed their support for the 2017 US OSPAs. ISMA the premier international security association of senior security executives from major business organisations located worldwide.  ISMA’s mission is to provide and support an international forum of selected security executives whose combined expertise… Read the full article.

2017 OSPAs

We have now opened nominations to the 2017 US OSPAs and announced the judges that will judging the nominations! We are very busy here at The OPSAs, after the UK OSPAs on 2nd March we are now focused on the upcoming events. This year the US OSPAs will be held during the 63rd Annual ASIS… Read the full article.

The 2017 US OSPAs

We are pleased to announce the date for the 2017 US OSPAs. We will be updating the website with more information in the near future, including the Judges, Date of entry and Sponsors. Date: 27th September 2017 .   Location: Dallas, Texas The event will be showcased at the ASIS International show, it will be… Read the full article.

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Awarding Security’s Best at the 2016 U.S. OSPAs

Click here to view footage of the 2016 US OSPAs awards. The first-ever U.S. Outstanding Security Performance Awards were held in Orlando, Florida at ASIS 2016, on the seminar’s Foundation Night. Judges, nominees, and winners from this year’s event who represent the security sector’s most outstanding individuals and companies share their thoughts on the awards…. Read the full article.

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US awards first OSPAs winners!

Congratulations to all of our 2016 US OSPAs winners! Here they are in full:   Outstanding In-House Security Team Alexion Pharmaceuticals Global Security and Resilience Team   Outstanding In-House Security Manager Tim Mueller for Walgreens   Outstanding Contract Security Company Global Elite Group   Outstanding Security Consultant David G. Aggleton   Outstanding Customer Service Initiative… Read the full article.

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US OSPA Finalists Announced

After reviewing all the entries over the past month, our highly regarded judges have all submitted their marks and we can now announce the finalists for the very first US OSPAs. In only its first year, we received a very high number of quality entries and the judges were very impressed by the standard of… Read the full article.

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Entries for the 2016 US OSPAs are now open

Entries for the 2016 US OSPAs are now open. The 2016 US OSPAs will take place on the 14th September 2016, in Orlando during ASIS International’s 62nd Annual Seminar and Exhibits at the Orange County Convention Center. In it’s very first year, the event has gained support from a number of leading security associations which… Read the full article.

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2016 US OSPA Judges Announced

The judging panel for the 2016 US OSPAs can now be announced. We received highly impressive nominations from our supporting associations (please see at the bottom of this page) and can announce the following eight individuals will be our OSPA judges: Deborah Allen, CPP. Bill Bozeman, CPP Linda Florence, Ph.D., CPP Richard P. Grassie, CPP… Read the full article.

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The OSPAs are coming to the USA

  During a press conference at the ASIS International Security Exposition 2015, the founder of the OSPAs, Professor Martin Gill, announced that the OSPAs have reached an agreement with ASIS International (ASIS) to launch the OSPAs in the USA in 2016. The event will take place during ASIS International in Orlando in 2016. Following the… Read the full article.

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