Security group expands specialized service offerings with growth of division
October 1, 2018 – TORONTO, ON – Effective today, Paladin Security announced that it has acquired the business assets of the Ontario-based investigations firm, Eagle Investigations. With over 15 years of proven expertise, and a robust team of top rated industry professionals, the transaction will support Paladin’s market positioning for its full service business model.
Mike Lantz, Director of Investigations at Paladin Security shared,
Walter’s team has made a real impact in the investigations industry. As a company they’ve stood out because each member of the team focuses on supporting the client, which has built long standing, trusted relationships. I am excited for Paladin to bring the resources to grow that reach further, while maintaining the same trust that has been built over decades.
Ashley Cooper, CEO of the Paladin Group of Companies, added,
Our mission is to provide our clients with the finest security services and products available in the marketplace. As we grow our brand across North America, our investigations and specialty services groups support us in adapting to the unique needs of our clients across all regions. When we looked to expand our investigations platform, Eagle Investigations was the right choice not only for the quality of work they produce, but because of the strong culture that is evident amongst the team. Culture is everything at Paladin and I’m looking forward to the enhanced team that this acquisition will bring.
Investigation services is a unique offering that Paladin provides to its clients for greater operational results. Eagle Investigations’ experience in corporate investigations, insurance investigations, and fraudulent investigations will increase full service programs and offerings to clients from all divisions.
Walter Baker, President of Eagle Investigations shared,
My team has worked incredibly hard to build a reputation of excellence within our field. Paladin has done the same over decades and I know that with an increase in support and resources, our team and clients will be guaranteed new opportunities and even greater results. It was important to me that all of the Eagle Investigations team members joined Paladin Security in this transaction.
Paladin now employs over 13,000 people in offices across North America. The company remains dedicated to its people, reputation, and an unwavering belief in customer service for clients throughout all regions.
About Paladin Security
Paladin Security was established in 1976 as a provider of basic security guard services. Over its 40 years of operation, Paladin has grown into the largest privately-owned, full-service security company in Canada. With offices from coast to coast, Paladin integrates trained security professionals with state-of-the-art technology and specialty services. In doing so creates leading, award-winning programs that meet the needs of a diverse and sophisticated client base. Paladin is proudly one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Gold Standard, and its unique, Most Admired Corporate Culture (Waterstone Human Capital) is unmatched within the security industry.
About Eagle Investigations
With over 15 years in operation, Eagle Investigations has continued to strive to bring expertise front and centre within its industry. Receiving the Consumer Choice Award for the latter four consecutive years, Eagle Investigations has built its reputation on a belief of excellent service. The experience attained by its team of investigators, surveillance members, and technical experts over the years is second to none in the field and clients can trust in quality work ethic for guaranteed results.