The Protector Symposium

The Protector Symposium is a live event put on for protectors by protectors from all walks of life. Whether you are a private security professional, first responder or a civilian, this symposium will teach you how to take your protection skills to the next level.This...

EPISODE 46: Terrorist Activity Prevention [Part 1]

Ami and I really had a blast putting this content together! He’s an extremely knowledgeable private security professional with a solid handle on many different aspects of the games we play in the industry. Terrorist prevention operations, counter surveillance,...

EPISODE 45: A Woman in the Field

This episode has been a long time coming! I have been getting numerous requests to begin generating content having more to do with female protection agents and I am beginning to answer that call. After working with Rachel in the past and being pleasantly surprised...

EPISODE 44: EDC 2 – Elijah Shaw

Elijah Shaw EDC   Elijah J. Shaw is the CEO of ICON Global, Inc.  A consulting firm specializing in Executive and VIP Protection. With tours of duty that frequently take him across the globe, Mr. Shaw acts as a personal bodyguard to a number of highly recognizable...

EPISODE 43: How to secure your home?

Many of us work as protectors to high net worth individuals on a daily basis but how many of us truly have our homes secured properly? Maybe we specialize in asset protection, close protection, church security or cyber security but does that mean that we automatically...

EPISODE 42: Gunfight at the club

A security officer was forced to shoot Samuel Williams, 33, outside of the 3208 entertainment complex on LongAvenue in Huntsville at 12:40 a.m. Dec. 31. Some are calling her a hero, but she says she was just doing her job. That Security Officer’s First name is Toya...

EPISODE 41: Concealed Carry Considerations

The aim of this conversation was truly to understand the nuts and bolts of selecting and carrying a concealed weapon with no glitz and glamour, just a man training for a few special occasions that he hopes he never has to show up for. Mickey has been studying and...

EP Considerations – a day in the field

EP Considerations – a day in the field Just some considerations for a standard Executive Protection Operation. Fbo to the venue back to the Fbo one day turnaround. Just a brief walk-through of some things that I do when I’m conducting an operation like this, this is...

Intimidation is a chump’s game

⚜️Intimidation is a chump’s game. Sun Tzu said that all warfare was built on deception and he was right. Weapons are made to be felt, not seen or heard. People who are familiar with violence know that the spoils go to the man that can act most affectively first....

EPISODE 40: A student of the game

Jared has done very well for himself in the private security industry. He is an innovator, a leader in many respects, a veteran and still a very young man. Something else I always find interesting, intriguing but not surprising is that he does not have any prior law...

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