Celebrities and high net worth individuals all require some sort of protection. From the paparazzi to overzealous fans and those with ill will, it can be difficult and downright scary to be part of the rich and famous. You have a lavish lifestyle and have worked hard to get there. You deserve to be able to live a peaceful life without fearing for your safety. Here’s why you should want a luxury executive protection company.
Should I have an anonymous phone when traveling to a foreign country?
When high-net-worth individuals travel to a foreign country, it’s important that they take the proper precautions to ensure their safety and privacy. An anonymous phone is ideal because it allows you to communicate with the outside world while being completely anonymous. Nothing regarding this phone is connected to you, which means that those with bad intentions cannot hack into your communications to find out where you are and where you’re going or steal valuable information.
Your Cell Phone
Your cell phone is a tracking device, and anyone, even those with limited skills, can find you. Your phone broadcasts your location and communications, which is useful when you need directions on Google Maps or emergency services need to find your location. However, as a celebrity or high net worth […]
How Can Drones Be Used In The Private Security Role?
Drones are fast becoming a fun toy for both children and adults. However, what many people don’t realize is that drones are used every day by law enforcement and executive protection agents to keep people safe. WPG is currently the only executive protection firm using drones to better protect its clients from those who may wish to harm.
Police departments use drones to chase suspects because drones can fly above obstacles and reach the suspect much sooner. While a drone can’t make an arrest, it can follow a suspect so that the police can catch them much more effectively.
This is true for executive protection, as well. Consider an intruder outside of your home. The drone could follow them to make sure the police can catch them.
Los Angeles Co. Sheriff Alex Villanueva is Keynote Speaker at The World Protection Group Invitation Only Security Event
LOS ANGELES, CA, UNITED STATES, January 15, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ – The Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva will be Keynote Speaker at The World Protection Group Invitation Only Security Event at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Kent Moyer, CEO, and President of the World Protection Group is head of the International Executive Protection & Consulting firm that supports law enforcement agencies in many service areas. Now, the World Protection Group is having its 7th Annual Security Briefing Luncheon on January 22, 2020, and Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva has been announced as a keynote speaker at the event.
“This is going to be another fantastic event,” states Kent Moyer, “We are excited and honored to have the New Los Angeles County Sheriff […]
High net worth individuals and businessmen traveling out of the US need to know about the country in which they are traveling. Many travelers wonder if Mexico is safe. Back in November, there were murders of nine Americans, each gunned down in a remote region.
In 2018, Mexico had the highest number of homicides in the history of the country, averaging around 91 deaths a day. 2020 will most likely break that record. With drug cartels and criminals, Mexico is one of the most dangerous places for businessmen and high net worth individuals to travel to.
If you’re a high net worth individual planning a trip to Mexico, it’s absolutely crucial you hire personal security services before making your trip.
Potential Threats and Hazard When Traveling to Mexico
Like traveling anywhere, there are potential threats high net worth individuals face. However, this […]
At World Protection Group (WPG), we believe in using protective intelligence to do our job better and protect our clients from those who may wish to do them harm. We analyze threats using this a sophisticated intelligence system (60,000 live open-source news feeds, identifies 50 types of risks, and include twitter) and devise an actionable protection plan. We have prevented our clients from being hurt or killed from drug cartel attacks, protects, and civil unrest with using protective intelligence.
What is Protective Intelligence?
Protective Intelligence is the process we use to gather the information that identifies threats and assesses the level of risk associated with them. Without this […]
As you may know, drones are used in many ways to help people. They are used after natural disasters to find survivors and aid rescue, by police forces, and the military. Executive protection agents can also use drones for something we call a Risk Vulnerability Assessment.
First, let’s discuss drones.
World Protection Group (WPG) and Drones
We are the only executive protection company that uses drones to keep clients safe. Not only that, but we also use drones to support police, fire, and emergency services, including FEMA. Let’s face it, high net worth individuals often have large estate properties that require extensive personnel.
Also, many areas of the property are difficult to protect well. That’s where drones come in. They can go where humans can’t and surveil a large area or a small one much more […]
We live in the modern world, which means that social media has become a part of everyday life. High net worth individuals and celebrities use social media all the time. It’s how they connect with their fans and other industry leaders, after all. However, when it comes to protecting your privacy, social media can be your downfall.
Consider all of the images of you floating around social media right now. Maybe there are even some posts that you made years ago that were in poor taste. These things can come back to bite you. Not to mention, using social media gives people with bad intentions the information they need to do you harm.
Protecting Your Social Media Privacy
Since social media is almost unavoidable, creating an anonymous, behind the scenes, social media account can keep you connected to the people who […]
Executive Protection Training is Different from Police or Military Academies
Police and military academies have a focus on combat, investigation, and weapons training. While all of these are great skills to have for those interested in executive protection, they are missing one key value. This key value is prevention. Preventing situations means that there’s no need for police intervention because the problem has already been taken care of.
Formal Executive Protection Training
Over the course of their career, a seasoned executive protection agent will accumulate 600-1000 hours of formal training. This training will have a large focus on protective intelligence and prevention. Protective intelligence means gathering all of the information they need in order to create a plan that prevents problems from occurring in the first place.
Prevention is proactive instead of reactive. Rather than waiting for a dangerous situation to […]
Everybody knows what a drone is. The military and FEMA use them to surveil an area, while civilians use them for fun. Drones are quickly becoming used for applications because of their superior ability compared to helicopters.
What many people don’t realize is that drones can help you sell your multi-million dollar home. In fact, over the past few years, more and more realtors are utilizing drones in new ways. Here’s how.
Using Drones To Sell Your Multi-Million House
For you to sell your home, you will need to advertise it in a unique way that piques buyers’ interest. Real estate is competitive, but with the 360 panorama view and unique shots of your property, you can use attention to detail to bring in serious homebuyers. Drones can take […]