Convergint Technologies recently was named 2008 recipient of the “Leaders in Business Award” by Volunteer Calgary, an organization that connects thousands of Calgarians with unique volunteer opportunities. The award, sponsored by Chevron Canada Resources, annually recognizes companies that demonstrate leadership and innovation in workplace volunteerism.
Convergint, with locations in 21 markets across the
For the past three years, Convergint colleagues in
“They set a great example for the rest of the community showing how you can bring in your specialized gifts and talents to help other people in need,” said
Convergint installed security cameras and intercom systems to address children’s safety issues and organized various building, maintenance and landscaping projects. Convergint colleagues also have assisted with
“It’s a great thing for a team to get involved in something bigger than what they do on a day-to-day basis,” said Convergint Alberta Business Development Manager Peter Brown. “It lets us focus on something other than just ourselves, our business and being profitable.”
Convergint was built upon a foundation of values and beliefs that includes giving back to the communities in which its colleagues work and live. The company also has been named to The Center for Companies That Care Honor Roll for the past four years for its unwavering commitment to elevating quality of life.