Garda World Security Corporation

Garda World Security Corporation

February 26, 2007 08:05 ET

MEDIA ADVISORY: Garda Will Hold a Press Conference Following the Announcement of Its Largest Acquisition to Date That Positions Garda as the Second Largest Cash Handling Company in North America

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 26, 2007) - Garda World Security Corporation (TSX:GW), a world leading provider of consulting, investigation, cash handling and security services, invites media representatives to attend a press conference.

Mr Stephan Cretier, President and CEO, will discuss the announcement that Garda has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all outstanding common shares of ATI Systems International for a purchase price of CA$395 million.

The press briefing will be held today February 26th, at 11:00 AM, at Garda, located at 1390 Barre Street, Montreal.

About Garda

Garda is well known for addressing complex security and investigations issues. As a well-established leading provider in consulting, investigation and security services, Garda is recognized as one of the fastest growing companies with offices across Canada and the United States, Mexico, Europe and the Middle East. With a team of over 21,000 employees, Garda offers integrated solutions in consulting and investigations, physical security, pre-employment screening and cash handling. Its team includes specialists and some of the most highly qualified and best-trained professionals in the industry. For more information, visit:

Contact Information

  • Garda World Security Corporation
    Nathalie de Champlain
    Vice President, Communications
    Office: (514) 281-2811 x 2800 or 1-800-859-1599 x 2800
    Cell. : (514) 830-2800
    Morin Public Relations (Canadian Contact)
    Laird Greenshields
    Office: (514) 289-8688 x 221 or 1-877-289-7007
    Cell: (514) 712-3252
    U.S./European Contact
    Joe Gavaghan
    Davies Murphy Group
    Office: (781) 418-2419
    Cell: (617) 283-4936