Optimal Risk CEO Wins a City Security Magazine Award

Pic: L-R: Steve Green (from Genetec), Mike O’Neill, Don Randall MBE and Houdah Al-Hakim

An article by Optimal Risk Group CEO, Mike O’Neill, has been awarded Joint Runner-up in the City Security Article of the Year Award 2021.

The article, which first appeared in the Autumn 2020 edition of the magazine, promoted the need for security departments to be more integrated to understand and manage threats to security.

Mike was congratulated and presented with his award by Don Randall MBE, Chairman of the City of London Crime Prevention Association (CoLCPA), at the organisation’s March meeting in Draper’s hall, London.

“City Security magazine prides itself on the variety and the high quality of security articles it publishes. We consistently receive positive feedback on the calibre of the articles and the magazine,” said Don.

Mike said, “I am very pleased to have come as Joint Runner-up with Houdah Al-Hakim from Quick Click Security in the City Security Magazine Article of the Year 2021 awards. Many congratulations to the worthy winner, Darren Read, from Amulet. Thank you to Andrea Berkoff and all the City Security Magazine team – and to everyone who read our articles and voted for us.”

The City Security Article of the Year Award is now in its’ third year and recognises authors who have written for the magazine. It is supported by CoLCPA, Genetec and the University of St Andrews (Certificate in Terrorism Studies).

You can read Mike’s award-winning article here.