As the CEO of The World Protection Group, Inc. (WPG) of Beverly Hills, California, I have noticed a troubling trend over the past twenty years in the Protection Industry with high-net-worth clients. Much too often, these clients lack the understanding between effective and ineffective security. Many billionaires possess exceptional business expertise, yet do not possess adequate experience in or knowledge of luxury Executive Protection (EP) and security.
As a result, they often rely on subpar businesses that have little or no knowledge of EP services, or who recruit employees who do not have formal EP training from an accredited EP Academy, to provide them with their security detail. This is often the case because these individuals seek to minimize the cost for their protection services instead of relying on the quality of service.Continue reading “Introduction to 001: Luxury Executive Protection”