G4S UAE formalizes agreement with FLASH Entertainment 08 November 2011
From Janet Jackson and the Jonas Brothers to the Wiggles, Yasalam and Metallica, G4S UAE has been the primary security solutions provider for FLASH Entertainment events in the UAE
After several successful years working together, FLASH Entertainment formalized their security requirements with G4S UAE following a Tender process which resulted in a contract for the 2011/2012 events season running from September 2011 through May 2012. This contract covers all the security requirements for FLASH Entertainment.
“After providing event security and stewarding at many of the Flash Entertainment concerts and other entertainment venues for the past several years, it is very gratifying to know that G4S has been selected as their official security solutions provider.” stated Mr. Dave Zack, Country Manager G4S UAE. “We look forward to our continued partnership during the busiest months ahead.”
Mr. Lee Charteris, Operations Director of FLASH Entertainment: 'FLASH places the safety and well-being of our guests at the heart of everything we do. We look forward to working with G4S and our many event partners, to maintain this principle and continue to deliver first class live entertainment experiences'
The G4S UAE agreement provides FLASH with security guards, supervisors, a priority response team plus project management while strategically working with the organizer and the police authority.
G4S is the world's leading security solutions group, which specialises in outsourcing of business processes in sectors where security and safety risks are considered a strategic threat. G4S is the largest employer quoted on the London Stock Exchange and has an additional stock exchange listing in Copenhagen. G4S has operations in more than 125 countries and more than 625,000 employees. For more information on G4S, visit www.g4s.com
Established in 1994, G4S UAE has become the leading supplier of manned security services in the country and offers a whole range of services in Manned Security, Event Security, Security Systems, Cash Solutions, Facilities Management, and Risk Management. G4S' clientele encompasses Corporate Houses, Retail, Malls, Banks, Financial Institutions, Government, Diplomatic Missions, Oil & Gas stretching across the seven emirates of the UAE.
Based in Abu Dhabi, FLASH Entertainment is the regions premier live events company, with a proven track record in delivering fantastic events and experiences for people of Abu Dhabi, of any age, culture or nationality.
From movie premieres, classical shows, international tennis tournaments and megastar music concerts through to creating local community events, supporting local talent, and providing interactive experiences and edu-tainment, FLASH is committed to providing unique entertainment experiences.
FLASH has successfully delivered some of the biggest and most memorable live events in Abu Dhabi’s history. From ground breaking pop stars to world film premieres, FLASH has already left an unforgettable mark on the city, and in the process entertained over half a million people.
G4S is the leading global, integrated security company, specialising in the provision of security services and solutions to customers. Our mission is to create material, sustainable value for our customers and shareholders by being the supply partner of choice in all of our markets.
G4S is quoted on the London Stock Exchange and has a secondary stock exchange listing in Copenhagen. G4S is active in over 110 countries and has 623,000 employees. For more information on G4S, visit www.g4s.com.