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Starside's CEO Speaks at PICA Conference

2011 PICA Conference December 9 & 10
Executive Protection Seminar
Saturday, December 10th - 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Shilo Hilltop Conference Center
3101 Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA 91768
When:     Friday December 9, 2011 at 2:00 PM
Saturday December 10, 2011 at 5:00 PM PST

Executive Protection Seminar
Instructor: Robert J. Coventry, Jr., CPP 

Mr. Robert Coventry has over twenty-two years' experience in the security, executive protection and investigations field. Mr. Coventry has been the President and CEO of Starside Security and Investigation, Inc. since 1991. 

Mr. Coventry is a Certified Protection Professional with the American Society for Industrial Security, International and is Board Certified in Security Management.  Mr. Coventry is a Licensed Private Investigator in Arizona, California and Florida and a Licensed Private Patrol Operator (Security Company) in Arizona California and Florida and a licensed Locksmith in California.

Since founding Starside Security and Investigation, Inc Mr. Coventry has provided security and investigative services for the financial, entertainment and other commercial industries with numerous Fortune 100 clients. He has provided executive protection as well as armed and unarmed uniformed security and patrol services in both the public and private sectors.

Recognized for his expertise, Mr. Coventry has been contacted by numerous companies experiencing labor disputes (Strikes) to provide consulting services as well as off-duty police officers, armed and unarmed security officers during the efforts to resolve the disputes on the national level. As a result of his efforts these labor disputes have not resulted in violent confrontations or incidents.

Since September 11, 2001 Mr. Coventry has obtained a Certification in Homeland Security (CHS III) and is on the Preparation and Response Team for National Incidents.  He has taken numerous FEMA courses in National Incident Management, National Response and Emergency Management. Starside has been contracted to provide security at major terrorist targets primarily in the Southwestern US. By doing so he has contributed to the security of the nation and California, Arizona & Nevada's infrastructure. He is an Honor graduate of the US Army Nuclear, Biological and Chemical warfare school.

Major Financial Institutions have contracted Mr. Coventry to provide robbery suppression teams. He has trained and manages these teams comprised of primarily active and retired law enforcement officers. He has also trained and manages patrol services that provide alarm response and armed ATM technician escort for the banks.

Mr. Coventry is a court qualified expert in Security Guard Management, Security Use of Force, Security Guard Performance, Security Staffing and Security Measures in Los Angeles County, Orange County and San Bernardino County Superior Courts.  

Mr. Coventry has managed and worked multiple Executive Protection Assignments both stateside and internationally, recently he performed an Advance for a major corporation attending the World Cup in South Africa.

Prior to the establishment of Starside Security and Investigation, Inc. Mr. Coventry worked At Caltech and California State University as a Management Information Systems Manager (MIS) and the immediate four years as a Private Investigator and a Personal Protection Specialist, (PPS). During this time he also earned the designation of Certified Master Investigator (CMI).

Mr. Coventry began his career in security and counter terrorism in the US Army where he was an infantry squad leader deployed as a sniper squad leader for the 101st Airborne Division.  As a Specialist he was trained in firearms, intelligence, surveillance, counter surveillance, explosive detection, and counter terrorism.  Recognized for his expertise he was part of the security team for then President Regan's visit to Fort Campbell. During his assignment in Panama he was selected as part of the security team for the Pope's visit.

Mr. Coventry is a member of the following professional associations: American Society for Industrial Security, Professional Investigators of California, International - Association of Threat Assessment Professionals - Association of Certified Fraud Examiners - California Association of Licensed Investigators - California Association of Licensed Security Agencies, Guards & Associations - California Robbery Investigators Association - US Department of State Overseas Advisory Council - International Association for Counterterrorism & Security Professionals and Association of Emergency Managers

Mr. Coventry is a recognized Expert in Security, Security Management, Security Response and Investigation.  Mr. Coventry has had recent appearances on Radio and Television regarding security and protective matters on National Talk Radio and MSNBC.

Starside Security & Investigation Inc.
National Consulting & Security Services
1930 S. Brea Canyon Rd., Suite 220
Diamond Bar, CA 91765
Phone                 (909) 396-9999
Toll Free:          (888) 478-2774
Fax:                   (909) 396-9811
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