Carlisle Support Services began a three-year contract in May with The ACC Liverpool Group, operators of ACC Liverpool, home to BT Convention Centre, Echo Arena and Exhibition Centre Liverpool who are a major employer in Liverpool and winners of the M&IT Award for Best UK Conference Centre for the 6th consecutive year.
The contract will see Carlisle deliver integrated security and stewarding services, including static and mobile guarding, CCTV monitoring, key holding and visitor assistance. Carlisle Support Services will provide a core team of 25 with up to 500 staff during event days.
Carl Taylor, Sector Director at Carlisle Support Services, said:
“I AM EXTREMELY EXCITED TO BE WORKING ON THIS PROJECT, IT ADDS A WORLD CLASS VENUE TO OUR NORTHERN EVENTS PORTFOLIO AND ACTS AS A TRUE SPRINGBOARD FOR TRAINING, INNOVATION AND BEST PRACTICE. STRATEGIC PLANNING AND THOROUGH TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT WILL BE KEY TO OUR LONG-TERM SUCCESS, SUPPORTED BY A DEDICATED OPEN BOOK APPROACH TO OUR TEAMS AND CLIENT OFFERING”.
Eddie dos Santos, Assistant Director (Operations), The ACC Liverpool Group commented:
“SECURITY AND STEWARDING ARE A VITAL PART OF OUR OPERATIONS AND WE ARE ENTHUSED AND POSITIVE ABOUT SELECTING CARLISLE SUPPORT SERVICES AS OUR PARTNER. WE LOOK FORWARD TO WORKING WITH THE TEAM TO CONTINUALLY IMPROVE OUR OPERATIONS FOR THE CLIENTS AND CUSTOMERS WE HOST ALL YEAR ROUND.”