Pictured: James Garcia, President (left), Marcus Holland, Console Operator, (right)

The COGAR Group, Ltd. (COGAR) is pleased to announce and recognize the 2014 COGAR Security Officer of the Year to Mr. Marcus Holland, Console Operator, White Oak Campus, FDA.

November 2014, Marcus Holland assisted in providing support when an alarming security infringing call was reported to the Command Center. An astray rifle and scope were found in a nearby vehicle on the White Oak Campus. Holland provided proactive procedures and ensured high quality security provisions were met during the extent of this distressing situation.  Holland’s quick thinking combined with COGAR’s superior quality training resulted in a secure and safe facility.

Marcus Holland is a well-known asset to COGAR, who has been with the company for the past 3 years. COGAR’s foundation begins with their people, as exemplified from consistent high appraisals from corporate staff and customers.    “Our company is founded upon key employees like Marcus Holland, who have a consistent positive attitude and will step up to put the client first. He makes every effort to ensure the safety of the facility, its people, and his own team.” –Louis L. Fuertes, COO.

Congratulations to COGAR’s 2014 Security Officer of the Year and to the additional nominees.