Commissionaires Great Lakes (CGL) is the member division of Commissionaires, Canada's premier security services provider, serving central and southwestern Ontario. With a network of seven local offices and 1,500 well trained, dedicated employees, CGL utilizes our deep rooted knowledge of the communities we serve to provide each client with highly effective security solutions. Drawing on more than 80 years experience protecting Canadians and their property, our unique combination of knowledge and integrity has made us Canada's most trusted security partner.
President & CEO
Tom joined Commissionaires Great Lakes in 2009 as VP of Client Services, to provide management expertise in developing client relationships, and to ensure that Commissionaires Great Lakes surpasses the expectations of its customers. In August 2011, Tom took over the responsibilities of President and CEO.
Tom combines a strong background in IT security with his experience in managing some of the largest physical security projects in Canada including the 2010 G8 and G20 summits. Tom is an accomplished business leader, having established and led an international IT services company that provided outstanding service to many Fortune 1000 firms across North America. At Commissionaires, Tom has deepened his security knowledge through both academic effort and through working with an exceptional team of subject matter experts. Tom is experienced in leading and developing new business lines and expanding opportunities that clearly meet the needs of his clients. Tom has coached and consulted with numerous organizations, sharing his senior management experience and his passion for creating opportunities and heightened customer service.
Tom holds a BA (Honours) in Public Policy and Administration, an MBA from University of Toronto, and has the Certified Protection Professional designation from ASIS international.