YORKTON, SASKATCHEWAN (PRWEB) November 01, 2013
"SecurTek is well positioned as a Saskatchewan success story and I look forward to bringing my experience to help support its vision and strengths as the largest security monitoring company in the province,” said Darrell Jones. “My family is very excited to come back to Saskatchewan and I’m also looking forward to being actively involved in the community of Yorkton.”
“Darrell has established strong and positive working relationships with the non-profit sector, stakeholder organizations, and the private sector in his role with the Manitoba Housing and Renewal Corporation,” said Ron Styles, SaskTel President and CEO. “Darrell will be a strong addition to the SecurTek team and I’m confident under his leadership SecurTek will continue to grow and thrive.”
Under Darrell’s direction, the Manitoba Housing and Renewal Corporation had an annual operating and capital budget of over $400 million and over 700 employees. He has been actively involved with the Real Estate Institute of Manitoba as a board member and in 2012 was recognized as a Builder within the industry and awarded the J.A. Webber Award.
SecurTek, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SaskTel, provides commercial and residential security, video and medical monitoring to customers across Canada through their monitoring centres in Yorkton, Saskatchewan, Winnipeg, Manitoba and Aurora, Ontario. Operating monitoring centres leverages SaskTel’s call centre, network management and process expertise to provide value added services. Through their dealer program, SecurTek partners with 150 independently owned firms including retail, wholesale and servicing dealers who provide security sales and service expertise to their customers. Twenty-three of SecurTek’s dealers are Saskatchewan based firms. SecurTek employs 124 full-time equivalent employees, the majority at their head office in Yorkton. Visit http://www.securtek.com for more information.
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