Briefing the media at the launch of the anniversary program last Wednesday October 6, 2010, the Chief Executive Officer of the company, Mr. Ernest Koranteng Quartey, said the company which had a humble beginning at Bolgatanga with only two personnel had grown to become one of the giants in private security management in the country.
Mr. Quartey said Edern Security is dynamic company and as a result of its strong belief and commitment to the mental, physical and financial motivation of its workforce had succeeded in keeping a very minimum crime-free record wherever it operates.
He said through the hard work of the management and staff, the company received the Best Property Security Company Award in the recently held Ghana Property Awards night. Mr. Quartey said the award would boost the image of the company, and posed a challenge for the company to sustain the recognition it had received. He said he and his team will go the extra mile to remain on top.
According to him, that explains why the management of the company had decided to concentrate most the activities marking the celebration in the three Northern Regions. Mr. Quartey said some of the highlights for the anniversary include health walk for the members of staff of the company, free health screening for the people in selected communities I Bolga and its environs, donations to some orphanages in the three Northern Regions including widows, a dinner dance an d an awards ceremony.
The celebration will be climaxed with a thanksgiving service at the Fountain Gate Ministry in Bolga. According to the CEO, invitations will be extended to som of its treasured clients, especially those who supported the company during its teething period and pledged its commitment to continue to maintain high professional standard in the discharge of its duties.