FAM International Announces California Operations Expansion
Expanded Presence to Meet the Changing Market Needs
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Beverly Hills, CA – February 17, 2015 – FAM International, a leading international security solutions company today announced the expansion of their operations in California. Founded by Brian Leek, FAM International has served many of the regions “A” list celebrities, major musical groups, major sports agents, Royalty, in addition to Fortune 100 CEO’s, multinational corporations, and at-risk individuals.
The expanded FAM International services in California will be led by two well respected veteran security professionals, Jack Badger, in Southern California, and Michael Spearman, who will focus on Northern California.
Jack Badger, Executive Protection Specialist, started his career with FAM in 1997, traveling to over 17 countries during the course of his career. Prior to FAM, Jack was a proud member of the United States Marine Corps, providing protection for President George Bush during the Gulf War. During his career at FAM Jack has provided Executive Protection, Security and Logistics for high profile clients including a Royal family, and high profile celebrities. Jack is currently working towards his master’s degree at SANS Technology Institute in Global Information Security.
Michael Spearman, Executive VIP and Corporate Protection Specialist, started his career at FAM in 2013. Mike has over 12 years of security experience and has traveled to over 30 countries during his career. Mike began his career as a proud member of the United States Marine Corps, and then joined the El Cerrito Police Department, where he held several key positions, including Detective. Mike received his BA in Business Management from St. Mary’s College.
FAM International’s team of Analysts, Agents and management personnel are accustomed to meeting the needs of even the most demanding clientele, and are trained in relationship management, teambuilding, etiquette, cultural mores, sensitivity, and customer services to ensure smooth relations with clients at all times.
The expansion in California will also include introducing to the region FAM’s new state of the art Global Security Operations Center, which was designed and developed by FAM with the most advanced technology including advanced global client Tracking, Locating and Monitoring (TLM) platforms to meet today’s challenges of an increasingly unpredictable world. These enhanced capabilities have dramatically increased FAM’s capabilities to provide unparalleled operational safety and security oversight for their clients’ security solutions worldwide. The FAM Global Security Operations Center is staffed 24 / 7 by an expert team that closely monitors every job providing safety, security, health, and environment risk guidance on a 24-hour basis.
“We are excited to expand our presence in California, in many ways getting back to our roots”, said Brian Leek, CEO FAM International. “Since 1997, FAM has cultivated a reputation for excellence in the region that appeals to exclusive and high end clients who expect nothing but the best,” added Leek. To learn more about FAM International visit www.faminternational.com or call 888-326-0070.
About FAM International
Since 1997, multinational corporations, governments, and at-risk individuals have called on FAM International Security for specialized security solutions. FAM provides services for over 45 of the US Fortune 100 Companies and industry leading multinational companies from Asia, Latin America, the Middle East, and Europe. FAM has supported projects in over 116 countries, many in high threat regions of the world including Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Central and South America, and Eastern Europe. www.faminternational.com