This site is maintained by two active security guards. They met at a security guard training event in Chicago, and wanted to create a blog to share their experience and passion for the security industry. Meet the team below:


Dave MDave M. – Security Officer (private security)

Dave has 13 years of security guard experience, with 5 of those years being promoted to a security officer at a Chicago based private security firm. Dave enjoys the nature of contract security work, and the variety of jobs he is assigned to. In his free time you can find him staying active – playing basketball, hockey, football, or working out. He and his pit bull live on the South Side.



Frank GFrank G. – Security Guard (corporate security)

Frank has 5 years experience, 3 of which have been in a corporate security environment. Frank loves the technology he encounters in his corporate position, and is passionate about continued education and what technology can do for the industry. He is holds an Illinois PERC Card, but is currently enrolled at ITT Tech in the Information Systems and Cybersecurity program. He aspires to one day become an Information Security Analyst or Advisor in the corporate environment. Frank and his girlfriend live in Oak Brook, IL.