The 2017 Outstanding Security Performance Awards, in association with Australian Security Industry Awards. 

Date: 19th October 2017

Location: River Room, Crown Hotel , Melbourne, Australia.

Time: 7.30pm – 10.30pm

The winners were selected by a jury of Australian security experts appointed by the OSPAs.

Outstanding Information Security Company


Outstanding In-house Security Manager

Noah Magnus, Assetlink Services Pty Ltd

Outstanding In-house Security Team

Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Corporation

Outstanding Security Consultant

Arup Pty Limited

Outstanding Security Officer

Sam Kennard, Wilson Security Pty Ltd

Outstanding Security Partnership

MSS Security (VIC)

Outstanding Training Initiative

Crown Perth


Many thanks to all of our participants, our organising partner ASIAL, our supporting associations; ASIS International, AISA, Security Professionals Australia. Our sponsors SCS Telecoms, Access Group Solutions, Wilson Security, Australia Security Magazine, Gallagher, Southern Cross Protection, APSM and Ramsden Training, without all of whom this event would not have been possible, as well as Edith Cowen University who not only sponsors our trophies here but around the globe.

The 2017 Judges are displayed below.

  • Damian McMeekin, Head of Group Security, Australia & New Zealand Banking Group Ltd (ANZ)
  • John Adams, Editor, Security Electronics and Networks Magazine
  • John Curtis, Director, IPP Consulting Pty Ltd
  • John Yates, QPM, Director of Security, Scentre Group
  • Kate Hughes, Chief Risk Officer, Telstra
  • Vlado Damjanovski, CCTV Specialist, ViDi Labs
  • Lyndall Milenkovic, Founder and CEO of The Riskworks Network


The 2017 Sponsors

Lead Dinner Sponsor    

Entertainment/Centrepiece Sponsor 

Category Sponsors

Gender Diversity (ASIAL Category)                        

Outstanding Information Security Company     

Outstanding Security Consultant                            

Outstanding Security Officer                                        


Integrated Security Solutions >$500k

(ASIAL Category)                                                 


Outstanding Security Training Initiative            

 ASIS International Australia Conference 2017

On the day of the OSPAs event ASIS ran a conference.

The conference was focused on Security Professionals addressing the key trends and issues facing Security Professionals Locally and Globally.

Martin Gill spoke at the event about ‘Security Management Today’

Location: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

Please click on ASIS to find out more about the conference.