March 17, 2023
Seattle, WA, March 17, 2023 – Following a public solicitation, Sound Transit has selected Inter-Con as an awardee of its mass scale Uniformed Security Guard Services (USGS) Contract. Under the six-year contract, Inter-Con will be responsible for providing more than 150 security professionals to secure its multiple train stations across King, Pierce, and Snohomish counties. Pre-pandemic ridership reached nearly 50 million people across Sound Transit’s popular Link light rail, ST Express, and Sounder services, with multiple extensions currently under construction.
Inter-Con’s President & CEO, Henry Hernandez, noted “We are honored to have been selected to serve Sound Transit and its millions of riders as their new, trusted security partner. Our distinguished experience providing premium, community-centric security to similar clients will allow us to deliver an enhanced service to all riders.” Founded by the Hernandez family in 1973, Inter-Con has distinguished itself as the go-to provider of high-quality security services for transportation authorities with customer service-focused operations.
Inter-Con is a global provider of fully customized, high-touch integrated security solutions. Inter-Con is a 100% Hispanic-owned, certified Minority Business Enterprise, and is the largest minority-owned and operated security company in the world, employing over 35,000 people across North America, South America, Europe, and Africa.