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Letter to my pre-Commissionaire’s self

Dear Alisia,I’ve been reflecting on our last conversation. It seems like just yesterday, you told me about a new job you were starting with a not-for-profit security company and how…

From Cameroon to Canada to Commissionaires

As part of Nelson Mpondo’s university requirements, he received the obligated military services training and a military diploma. This training is mandatory for anyone attending university in Cameroon. Trainees who…

Finding the right role for the right person

From private healthcare to security, helping others has always been part of Jackalynn’s identity. No wonder she was the right fit as our newest HR recruiting specialist at Great Lakes.…

CNS Celebrates 85 Years of Protecting Nova Scotians

On this day in 1938, Commissionaires Nova Scotia opened its doors for business. To commemorate the day, here are eight significant milestones that helped us get to 85 years: On…

PHOTO RECAP: Outstanding Commissionaires Receive Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Medal for Public Service

Seventeen remarkable commissionaires have received the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee (QPJ) medal, commemorating Queen Elizabeth II’s ascension to the throne and subsequent 70 years of public service. The QPJ medal was…

Commissionaire turned Special Constable

He is Daniel Bishop, commissionaire-turned-special-constable with Peel Police. He worked with us for one year at the Ontario Financing Authority & Canadian Pension Investment Board (CPPIB) where he gained valuable…

Running for distance—literally and figuratively

A professor handed Matt a magazine filled with job ads. Among them was an ad for Commissionaires. Our social mandate and accreditation with RCMP checked a few important boxes for…

Veterans: An employer’s secret weapon

Employers have access to a remarkable workforce with valuable experience in highly regimented, detail-oriented, team environments. Commissionaires recently partnered with Environics to gain a better understanding of the employment needs…

What veterans want in their post-service career

Skilled veterans seek a healthier work-life balance as they leave service, but there is no one-size-fits-all job solution, according to a new study conducted by Commissionaires. Members of the Canadian…

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