Recognizing Innovation

From the beginning, Genetec has been dedicated to developing the most advanced and innovative license plate recognition, video surveillance, and access control solutions for various industries such as city-wide surveillance, education, gaming, law enforcement, parking enforcement, retail, transportation and more. Our software is testament to our commitment to innovation, as well as our determination to deliver the highest quality products to the market.

Being among the best at what we do is of great personal importance to our team and to the success of our mission. Over the years, Genetec has been recognized for its dedication to innovative security technology as well as for its modern corporate culture and business practices.

Our most recent achievements are exemplified by the awards and recognitions listed below.

2017 Microsoft Inspire Awards- Winner

Genetec has been named a winner of the 2017 Canada Partner of the Year Award

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2017 Microsoft Inspire Awards- Winner

Genetec has been named a winner of the 2017 Public Sector: Public Safety and National Security Award

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2017 Microsoft Inspire Awards- Finalist

Genetec has been named as a finalist of the 2017 Public Sector: Microsoft CityNext Award

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2016 Australian Security Industry Awards for Excellence - Winner

Genetec was awarded the 2016 Product of the Year Award in the CCTV category for Security Center 5.5

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Security Advisor Middle East Awards 2016 – FINALIST

Genetec has been named a FINALIST in the Identity and Access Management Category for Synergis™ Cloud Link.

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2016 Security Products Magazine New Product of the Year Awards – WINNER

Genetec, BOSCH and SecureXperts have been awarded the User Authentication/Identification/Credentialing and Management Award at the 2016 Security Product of the Year Awards for CHAVE (Credentialed High Assurance Video Encryption).

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US OSPAS 2016 - FINALIST

Genetec was selected as a FINALIST for the first annual US Outstanding Security Performance Awards under the category of Best Security Manufacturer.

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Golden Eagle 2016 Awards - Winner

Genetec was awarded the 2016 Golden Eagle Award for the security solution at BB&T Ballpark.

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2016 ICT Integrator Champion Awards Winner Secure Access Solutions Vendor of the Year

Genetec has won the Secure Access Control Solutions Vendor of the Year award for the Synergis™ Cloud Link for this year’s Integrator ICT Champion Awards 2016.

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GIT Security Award 2017 - Synergis Cloud Link

Synergis™ Cloud Link has been named a FINALIST in the Access Control, Intruder Alarm and Perimeter Protection category for this year’s GIT Security Awards.

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Security Products’ GOVIES 2016 Government Security Awards Winner

Genetec was selected as a WINNER for the Security Products’ GOVIES Award for User Authentication/Identification/Credentialing and Management at ISC West 2016.

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Security Sales and Integration MVP Award

Genetec was awarded the MVP Award for Best Integration for Video Surveillance: IP Cameras, for Security Center and its integration with CHAVE Cameras at ISC West 2016.

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Benchmark Innovation Awards 2016 Finalist

Synergis™ Cloud Link has been named a FINALIST in the Access Control category at the Benchmark Innovation Awards 2016.

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Top Employers in Montreal for 2016

Genetec™ has been named as one of the top employers in Montreal by the editors of Mediacorp Canada Inc., for the tenth consecutive year.

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2015 Australian Security Industry Awards for Excellence

Security Center 5.3 is a FINALIST for the Product of the Year Award (CCTV category).

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Security & Fire Excellence Awards 2015

Synergis™ Cloud Link has been named as a FINALIST for the IFSEC Security & Fire Excellence Award 2015, in the Access Control Product of the Year (Including Biometrics) category.

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Benchmark Magazine (UK) Innovation Awards 2015

Genetec Security Center 5.3 Won the Benchmark Magazine (UK) 2015 Award in “Site Protection” software category.

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Top Employer in Montreal for 2015

Selected for the ninth consecutive year as one of Montreal's top employers in Montreal Gazette's annual listing for 2015.

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ASSA ABLOY 2014 Crystal Partner Award

Genetec was recognized by ASSA ABLOY as an Elite Access Control Partner during the 2014 ASIS International Seminar in Atlanta Georgia.

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Security & Fire Excellence Awards 2014 Finalist

Stratocast, Genetec’s cloud-based video monitoring system, was selected as a finalist for the 2014 Security & Fire Excellence Awards under the category of CCTV System of the Year.

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Application Development Partner (ADP) of the Year

Recognized in 2014 as the North American Application Development Partner (ADP) of the Year by Axis Communications.

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EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014

EY Entrepreneur of the Year celebrates individuals and companies who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, and recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 145 cities in more than 60 countries.

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IHS Recognizes Genetec as #1 VMS Vendor in 2014

Genetec recognized as Americas #1 leading vendor of Video Management Software (VMS) by IHS in 2014

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2014 Security Products New Product of the Year

For 2014, Genetec has won the Security Products New Products of the Year Award in the categories of Cloud Surveillance and DVR/NVR.

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2014 Benchmark Innovation Award

Genetec Synergis has won the 2014 Benchmark Innovation Award for the Access Control (Software) category.

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Top Employer in Montreal

Selected for the eighth consecutive year as one of Montreal's top employers in Montreal Gazette's annual listing for 2014.

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2013 UB Readers Choice Top Product

Each year, the University Business Readers’ Choice Top Products award recognizes the most innovative products in higher education. The winners are selected by the editors of University Business from hundreds of nominations submitted by readers. Winners are selected based on both the quantity of nominations and the quality of the nominees’ testimony of the product.

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2013 Detektor International Award

The "Highly Commended Product Award" was awarded to Genetec Synergis Master Controller – an intelligent IP controller edge device at the 2013 Detektor International Award ceremony.

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Canada's Top Employers for Young People 2013

Genetec was selected and recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People by the editors of Mediacorp Canada Inc

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Top 25 Employers in Montreal

Selected for the seventh consecutive year as one of Montreal's top 25 employers in Montreal Gazette's annual listing for 2013.

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IFSEC & FIREX 2013 Award

Genetec was awarded the "Access Control Product of the Year" award for Synergis Master Controller (SMC) at the prestigious 2013 IFSEC and Firex Awards.

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2013 GIT Security Award Winner

Security Center, our unified security platform, has been selected as winner of the annual GIT Security Awards, in the Safety and Security Management category.

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Top 20 Employers in Montreal

Selected for the sixth consecutive year as one of Montreal’s top 20 employers in Montreal in 2012.

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Application Development Partner (ADP) of the Year

Recognized in 2012 as the North American and EMEA Application Development Partner (ADP) of the Year by Axis Communications.

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Application Development Partner (ADP) of the Year

Recognized in 2011 as the North American Application Development Partner (ADP) of the Year by Axis Communications.

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Deloitte’s 2011 Technology Fast 500

Recognized in 2011 as one of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in North America by Deloitte & Touche.

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Ten Best Support Sites 2011 by The Association of Support Professionals

The GTAP was selected for Ten Best Support Sites 2011 by ASP. The panel based their decisions on the following main areas: Overall usability, design, and navigation; knowledgebase and search implementation; interactive features; customer experience; and, the major site development challenge.

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Top 15 Employers in Montreal

Selected as one of Montreal’s top 15 employers in Montreal in 2011.

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Deloitte’s 2010 Technology Fast 500

Recognized in 2010 as one of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in North America by Deloitte & Touche.

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Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures of 2010 Award

Named a regional winner of the Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures of 2010 Program, a program recognizing leading Canadian organizations for having a culture that has helped them enhance performance and sustain a competitive advantage.

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Top 15 Employers in Montreal

Selected as one of Montreal’s top 15 employers in Montreal Gazette’s annual listing in 2010.

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Top 15 Employers in Montreal

Selected as one of Montreal’s top 15 employers in Montreal Gazette’s annual listing in 2009.

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Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50

Recognized in 2009 as one of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in Canada by Deloitte & Touche.

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International Parking Institute Award of Excellence

The LA Department of Transportation (LA DOT), along with Genetec, was awarded the IPI Award of Excellence in Category III (Innovation in a parking operation or program) in May 2009. This award was given for achieving dramatic productivity improvement of LA DOT's parking enforcement operation by taking a systematic approach when utilizing Genetec's IP license plate recognition, AutoVu.

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Alpha Trophy for Manufacturing – Electronic, Electric, and Computer Products

Selected by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of St-Laurent, Montreal, Canada, in the category of Manufacturing – Electronic, Electric and Computer products due to outstanding success through the development of technologically advanced solutions.

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Top 15 Employers in Montreal

Selected as one of Montreal’s top 15 employers in Montreal Gazette’s annual listing in 2008.

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North American Technology Fast 500

Recognized in 2007 as one of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in North America by Deloitte & Touche.

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Application Development Partner (ADP) of the Year

Chosen in 2007 by Axis Communications for their annual ADP award.

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Top 10 Employers in Montreal

Selected as one of Montreal’s top 10 employers in Montreal Gazette’s annual listing in 2007.

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Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50

Recognized in 2007 as one of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in Canada by Deloitte & Touche.

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National Bank of Canada Business Awards

The National Bank of Canada, one of Canada’s major financial institutions, awards prizes annually to the best performing SMEs in the country, according to a panel of business experts assembled by the Bank. In 2006, Genetec was awarded Company of the Year in the “Exporting Businesses” category.

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