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

Though Leadership Summit Sponsor

For over 40 years, NSI has maintained a register of Approved Companies. These companies work to the highest industry standards demanded by the police, fire and rescue services and insurance industry.

Businesses and homeowners who choose NSI approved  companies have the reassurance that their contractors are regularly audited by NSI to the latest standards, and provide high quality security systems, fire safety solutions and guarding services.


Category Sponsors

First Security – Outstanding Security Team

First Security

First Security, powered by Interserve, has been putting our clients’ security at the heart of everything we do for over 25 years. As a result, we are now one of the UK’s top ten security suppliers of manned guarding and total security. Our collaborative, adaptive, and future focused approach makes us the natural choice in security.


TrackTik – Outstanding Contract Security Company (Guarding)

TrackTik’s revolutionary security workforce management software channels the power of data, analytics and automation to optimize business 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 service companies 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, back office management functions, including rostering and contract management and Mobile service computer assisted dispatch software. All tied together with a powerful operations analytics in order to drive better business decisions.
Headquartered in Canada and with offices in the United Kingdom, Europe and North America, TrackTik currently serves over 600 clients and helps secure more than 250,000 facilities worldwide.


Altia-ABM – Outstanding Security Consultant


Altia-ABM has grown rapidly in the past three years, with increasing emphasis on international operations. Their tried, tested and trusted investigation software has been proven to save an organisation’s time, resources and money by making information easier to store and share, retrieve and research, compare and contrast, monitor and manage.

A controlled test by a UK government authority showed that 80% of their time was saved when they used Altia-ABM software to analyse financial transactions made by suspected criminals. The company also provides technical consultancy and support for customers as well as training.


Verisure – Outstanding Customer Service Initiative


Verisure is the leading provider of security solutions, primarily focused on professionally monitored intrusion and fire alarms. We are the leaders of residential and small business monitored alarm solutions in Europe. Innovation is core to our DNA and we differentiate through technology as a major enabler of our offering. But, it is also the product of human expertise, accumulated over many years, drawn from closeness to the real experiences of our customers, sales people, technicians and operators. Our history of operations started in 1988, as we directed towards the best solutions to creating a true peace of mind. As a human services company with more than 13,000 employees and partners we work hard to ensure the happiness of our +3.2 million Customers across the 16 countries where we operate. This is achieved through vertical integration to ensure the right customer experience through every stage of our operations. We focus on innovation, category-creating marketing, sales excellence and a world class customer experience.


NSI – Outstanding Security Installer/Integrator

For over 40 years, NSI has maintained a register of Approved Companies. These companies work to the highest industry standards demanded by the police, fire and rescue services and insurance industry.

Businesses and homeowners who choose NSI approved  companies have the reassurance that their contractors are regularly audited by NSI to the latest standards, and provide high quality security systems, fire safety solutions and guarding services.


Ward Security – Outstanding Security Partnership

Ward Security

Today, it is a national provider of security services working with a broad range of clients from blue chip companies to small businesses and is listed as one of the Top 1% of UK Approved Security Providers accredited by the Security Industry Authority. The company is also named in the Top 30 UK Companies in the Regulated Security Sector.


International Security Expo – Outstanding New Security Product

International Security Expo (ISE) is the only flagship event bringing Government, Industry, Academia and the entire end-user community in charge of regulation & procurement together under one roof to debate current challenges and to source the latest security technologies and services.


ICTS UK & Ireland – Outstanding Security Officer

ICTS UK & Ireland is a security solution provider driven by innovation and technology. During the past 32 years, we have built an outstanding reputation on quality of service and commercial integrity. Working in some of the most dynamic and high-profile environments, ICTS provides bespoke solutions to meet client needs.


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.


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.


Security Commissionaire Sponsor

Mitie Security

We are an intelligence-led security business. We know the best way to create safe and secure environments for our customers, is by combining the deep expertise of our people, whilst harnessing the power of our systems, and deploying the best technology. Translating operational data into meaningful insights, gives our people the actionable intelligence to deliver effective security solutions, in the right place and at the right time.


OSPAs Trophy Sponsor

edith cowan university sponsor the OSPAs

At ECU we are guided by our values of integrity, respect, rational inquiry and personal excellence. Our focus on teaching and research is inspired by engagement and partnerships with those in the many communities we were established to serve.

Research at ECU extends knowledge and improves the quality of life for Australians and people across the globe. Our research priorities focus on solving real world problems across social, economic, physical and environmental domains.


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 

–  Security Commissionaire Sponsor – SOLD

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

Sponsorship Brochure 2020

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