Posts Tagged ‘International Bodyguard Association

August 1st, 2014

Traveling In the United States

Traveling In the United States When setting up to travel within the United States I look at all of the cities and states we will be visiting and call up […]

July 1st, 2014

My Oligarch Has Been Sanctioned

My Oligarch Has Been Sanctioned It happened despite as silly as it may seem it really did happen. One of our cherished and best of our Graymen was working for […]

June 1st, 2014

The Big Event

The Big Event It has been many months since this event and enough time and distance has passed so that by writing about this now no confidence or security will […]

May 1st, 2014

Language Fluency

Language Fluency When traveling, it is insufficient to have a team member  just ‘get by’ in speaking the foreign language of the country in which you are travelling; you need […]

April 1st, 2014

2 Teams at Once

2 Teams at Once The following story is  from one of our scouts is a quick but interesting tale about how well-thought our plans go afoul despite precise planning and […]

March 1st, 2014

Winter sports with your VIP

Winter sports with your VIP Believe it or not, a Russian Oligarch arrived in Switzerland (Klosters) with 10 bodyguards and not one of them could ski.  The trip was planned […]

February 1st, 2014

Wrong Place Wrong Time

Wrong Place Wrong Time It happens to all of us at one time or another, we find ourselves at the wrong place and the wrong time.  We plan, we send […]

December 1st, 2013

Palermo

Palermo I had to unstick a bad deployment from a group of Executive Protection Specialists. A group of Canadians deployed to Palermo to protect their charge that was recently on […]

November 1st, 2013

Dirty Books

Dirty Books The article below prompted me to ask a few questions of my more medially trained staff and members.  First – the “gross factor” is over the top – […]

October 1st, 2013

Executive Protection within the Domestic Estate

Executive Protection within the Domestic Estate Some tips on setting up security in the home. It is well-advised to be safe when traveling  or dining out, but we often let […]