Reilly Security awarded contract for Event & Special Assignment Security Guard Services to Exhibition Place
7 Mar. 2014

February 28, 2014 (Toronto, ON) – Exhibition Place has awarded Reilly Security the non-exclusive provision of event and special assignment security guard services to January 31, 2015 with an option to extend for three additional one-year periods - changes that Exhibition Place feels will help support their Goal to foster long-term partnerships and alliances with public and private sector organizations.

On December 13, 2013, Exhibition Place issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) to establish a new agreement for security guard services that placed heavy emphasis on experience and qualifications.  After careful review of the eight submissions they received, the Selection Committee found that Reilly Security surpassed the other contenders on both the Technical Portion and Cost Portion, reported favourably on the references submitted, and through direct experience exceeded all of the high service expectations Exhibition Place set forth.  “We take immense pride in the integrity and professionalism of our team and our excited to develop our working relationship with the team at Exhibition Place” said Nick Migliore, President of Reilly Security.  Since 2009, Reilly Security has been providing similar services for consumer/trade shows and events that take place at the Exhibition Place including: The Home Show; The One of a Kind Show; The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair; and The Canadian National Exhibition, which is Canada’s largest annual outdoor event. They have also recently been named as the official show security provider for the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

About Reilly Security

Since its inception in 1932, The Reilly Group of Companies (www.reilly-group.com) is a fully integrated universal security and risk management solutions provider.  As a security manpower provider Reilly Security is the leader of protection services to a diverse clientele of retail, commercial, industrial, corporate and entertainment interests.  Employing highly skilled industry professionals, Reilly Security has quickly become the forerunner in Mobile Alarm Response, Patrol and Enforcement, On-Site Security Guards, Close Protection, Concierge Services, and Loss Prevention.

About Exhibition Place

Exhibition Place (www.explace.on.ca) is Canada’s largest entertainment venue, attracting over 5.3 million visitors a year. The 192‐acre site is an integral component of Toronto and Ontario’s economy, particularly with respect to conventions, sport, festivals, recreation, culture and tourism.  Exhibition Place has undertaken an environmental stewardship initiative, entitled GREENSmart; which includes the promotion of sustainable development, environmental initiatives and leading edge green technologies and practices across the site.


For more information please contact

Nick Migliore, President

Reilly Security

(416) 256-3199


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