Congratulations to Certis Security
Australia’s Christina Rose who recently won two awards at the Australian Women
in Security Network (AWSN) Awards 2020. Christina was nominated by members of
her extensive professional network in six categories (where she was up against
443 other inspirational women in security), walking away the winner in
two—Australia’s Most Outstanding Woman in Protective Security/Resilience and
Acts of Bravery and Courage.
Christina was presented with her award on 13
October 2020, at a virtual ceremony with over 1,100 people tuning in for the
For Australia’s Most Outstanding Woman in
Protective Security/Resilience award, Christina was recognised as an all-star
individual 'Demonstrating excellence, innovation and leadership in protective
security/resilience. Working collaboratively at all levels of the organisation
to instil a culture of security’. She has brought to Certis her
considerable Federal government experience and knowledge.
For the Acts of Bravery and Courage Award, Christina
was celebrated for selflessly and continuously protecting the lives of others
during the COVID-19 crisis. She was applauded for showing leadership, bravery
and commitment to helping people during the coronavirus pandemic while facing a
dangerous and precarious situation. Christina was recognised for providing real
leadership and change in the face of adversity.
In response to receiving the awards,
Christina said “It has been a trying year, but I couldn’t have done it without
the support of my Certis Security Australia team”. She gave special mentions to
Certis Security Australia Chief Executive, Tom Roche, General Manager Aviation,
Jason Aquilina, and her broader aviation security teams each at Albury and
Canberra Airport respectively, whom she says are always working together as
The AWSN is a network has in excess of
2,200 members across the globe and aims to connect, support and inspire women
in security across by providing them with tools, knowledge and a platform to
build confidence and interest. Each year, the AWSN hosts a national awards
night in Australia to honour their accomplishments, value their contributions
and give recognition where deserved.