Allied Universal, a global security and facility services company, has purchased Century Event Security & Staffing based in Orlando, Fla.

Century Event Security & Staffing offers security and event services in Las Vegas and Orlando. The deal aims to increase Allied Universal’s ability to staff its events in these event destination locations with access to Century’s several thousand employees.

“This important acquisition, a first for our event services business, aligns with our strategic growth strategy by providing additional operations and qualified staff in two of the nation’s most prominent cities for exhibitions and events,” says Steve Jones, Allied Universal global chairman and CEO.