Headline Sponsor

Innovise Software is a leading and long-standing technology provider to the security services and facilities management sector. Its core platforms help businesses to deliver significant reductions in the cost of operations and to track and deliver the highest standards of customer service and contract requirements. Security providers and central and back office teams can affect significant reductions in time and motion, drive up consistency, and ensure compliance through the integration of systems, processes, and people.

Our clients offer outstanding service, class leading innovation and genuinely aspire to lead the way in the toughest trading conditions. They engage and prosper in relationships with their clients and their employees. They execute their work professionally and to the highest standards. All the time they look to introduce new thinking, new tools and ensure they can keep their promises.

“We are proud to be associated with this initiative. The values of both organisations are aligned and for Innovise, this is very important. Integrity, Innovation and Collaboration drive our business, and clearly this is true of so many organisations we have been able to work with and talk to, evident of course in the outstanding examples we are witness to within both the OSPAs and at GSX more widely.”

–  Graeme Hughes, Managing Director for Innovise

Category Sponsors

ASIS International UK Chapter – Outstanding In-House Security Manager / Director

Our members represent virtually every industry in the public and private sectors, and organizations of all sizes. From entry-level managers to CSOs to CEOs, from security veterans to consultants and those transitioning from law enforcement or the military, the ASIS community is global and diverse.

No other organization possesses the vast array of knowledge, expertise, and experience. 

We offer a range of education programs, publications and events to help you thrive professionally, whether you’re a young professional or an industry veteran. Developed in consultation with leading industry experts, our resources are designed to support you at every stage in your career.


TrackTik – Outstanding Contract Security Company

TrackTik’s revolutionary security workforce management software channels the power of data, analytics and automation to optimize security functions worldwide. Identifying the challenges faced by the security industry to make the most of their resources and battle manual processes, TrackTik is helping security managers work smarter, get better returns and deliver more value to their stakeholders.

This game-changing solution connects field personnel to management with web-based software that allows the viewing, analysis and control of entire security operations in one place. Its full suite of advanced guard management tools and powerful operations analytics also drives better business decisions.

Headquartered in Canada and with offices across Europe and North America, this exciting tech company currently serves over 500 clients and helps secure more than 210,000 facilities worldwide.

Axis Security – Outstanding Customer Service Initiative

Axis Security is a national, award winning provider of integrated security solutions which include manned guarding, mobile patrols, key holding, remote monitoring and electronic security systems. We additionally provide 5 star reception and front of house services in London through our sister company Acuity. Our quoted aim is to “Consistently deliver outstanding levels of service to each and every client through teamwork, transparency and innovation”.

‘’We are delighted to sponsor this category as the delivery of excellent customer service is a founding principle of our business and as active members of the Institute of Customer Service, together we are driving continuous improvement and initiatives for the benefit of our employees, our clients and all other stakeholders  ’’

– David Mundell, Managing Director for Axis Security


NSI – Outstanding Security Installer / Integrator

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) is recognised as one of the UK’s premier specialist certification bodies, counting the UK’s leading security and fire safety providers amongst its clients.

A dedicated team of in-house experts provides robust auditing to verify compliance to British and International Standards, codes of practice and certification schemes developed by industry bodies and associations.

Organisations who choose to contract NSI approved companies are assured of security and fire safety services delivered to the highest standards by businesses committed to quality and technical excellence.


International Security Expo – Outstanding New Security Product


International Security Expo, 28-29th November, Olympia London, unites Government and Industry by sharing innovative homeland and commercial security technologies, integrated solutions and intelligence to create a safer world.

ISE is the fastest growing international showcase of security delivering over 12,500 international buyers and influencers from Government, CNI, Law Enforcement, Military, Major Events, Transport & Borders, Cyber Security, Facilities and Public and Private sectors.

International Security Expo (ISE) provides a unique platform for the entire security industry to come together to source products, share experiences and gain the knowledge needed to address current and emerging security challenges.


ADS – Outstanding Young Security Professional 

ADS is the national trade association advancing the UK’s Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space industries. ADS comprises over 1,000 member companies across all four sectors, with over 900 of these companies identified as Small and Medium Size Enterprises (SMEs). 

The UK is a world leader in the supply of aerospace, defence, security and space products and services. From technology and exports, to apprenticeships and investment, our sectors are vital to the UK’s growth – generating £72bn a year for the UK economy, including £37bn in exports, and supporting around 900,000 jobs. 

As a part of its offer to members, ADS’s dedicated security and resilience programme is setup to ensure that companies have opportunities to support national security and policing objectives, in the UK and internationally, and to give them access to a wide range of services that help them fulfil their economic potential.


The Security Institute – Lifetime Achievement Award

The Security Institute is the largest membership organisation for security professionals in the UK.  We have members worldwide and represent over 2,000 individual members.

Membership gives credibility, enhances career prospects, provides a network of excellent contacts, offers mentoring, continual professional development and a wide range of networking opportunities. We offer internationally recognised security qualifications via our training partner.

Our most recent award was in 2015 when we won a Security Excellence Award for the Best Contribution to Standards in the Security Sector.  This was for our work on developing our Manifesto for Professional Security.

We manage the Register of Chartered Security Professionals which was launched on 7th June 2011 and established under Royal Charter by the Worshipful Company of Security Professionals (WCoSP).

The Security Institute is committed to raising standards within the security profession, and encourages everyone working in security to actively seek to develop their knowledge, competence and expertise.


Thought Leadership Summit Sponsor

The Security Industry Authority is the organisation responsible for regulating the private security industry. We are an independent body reporting to the Home Secretary, under the terms of the Private Security Industry Act 2001. Our remit covers the United Kingdom.

We have two main duties. One is the compulsory licensing of individuals undertaking designated activities within the private security industry; the other is to manage the voluntary Approved Contractor Scheme, which measures private security suppliers against independently assessed criteria.


Drinks Reception Sponsor

Audax® are worldwide Pioneers in developing Body Worn Video (BWV) technology. We led the World in 2006 with the UK Home Office in a joint project producing the first ever BWV standards.  Audax® were the First UK Security SME ever funded by the European Union H2020 Instrument which resulted in Bio-AX® meeting both BS EN 8593:2017 and the requirements of the UK Home Office Technical Guidance published in July 2018. Audax® were the Communications Systems Award winner at the Counter Terror Business awards and winners of the “Most Innovative in Security Technology” at the Innovation & Excellence Awards 2019.


Programme/Menu Sponsor

ICTS UK & Ireland is a leading supplier of security and related specialist professional services in some of the most demanding and high-profile locations throughout the country.

Driven by innovation and technology, one of the Company’s primary assets is its ability to adapt and evolve, quickly developing new strategies to meet the challenges of an ever-changing environment.

ICTS’ three broad fields of operation include:

  • Personnel – highly trained, professionally qualified individuals and teams who deliver exceptional customer service.
  • Innovative Technology – from system design, installation and maintenance, delivering bespoke solutions to meet client needs.
  • Canine Security Services – focused on passive and pro-active detection of drugs, explosives, firearms and currency.

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Interested in Sponsoring the OSPAs?

Sponsoring the OSPAs could be a great opportunity for the promotion of your company. The OSPAs are a prestigious event created to recognise outstanding performance in the security sector. Throughout the process, before, during and after the event, the OSPAs provide an opportunity for a specialist form of brand exposure. Furthermore, sponsoring the event will allow your company to align its brand with one that is committed to recognising outstanding performance.

If you would like to sponsor the awards we offer many varied and exciting packages that are flexible to your company’s needs, these include:

–  Headline Sponsor – SOLD

–  Award Category Sponsors

–  Networking Reception Sponsor – SOLD

–  Programme/Menu Sponsor – SOLD

–  Security Commissionaire Sponsor

To read more about each package and the benefits involved, please take a look at our brochure:

Sponsorship Brochure 2019

If you are interested in sponsoring the awards or to request a full sponsorship proposal, please contact us at sponsorship@theospas.com.