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Quoted in Yahoo! News: Golden Globes Security Ramped Up After European Terror Attacks

Originally published in Yahoo! News January 6, 2018

The sun is out for today’s Golden Globes but so is the bomb squad and more security than ever before.

In the wake of last month’s gunman attack at a Christmas market in Strasbourg, France and the New Year’s Eve knifing rampage that left three injured in Manchester, UK, Hollywood is on high alert as the 76th Hollywood Foreign Press Association shindig gets underway this evening at the Beverly Hilton.

“The recent attacks in Europe only reinforce that nothing can be left […]

2019-01-08T04:55:30+00:000 Comments

Celebrity Protector Kent Moyer Talks High-Profile Security for A-List Clients

Think about the time and energy it takes you to plan your Saturday night. Le stress, am I right? Now think about planning an entire security detail for The Real Housewives of New York‘s vacation in Morocco. Where the hell do you even start? Just ask celebrity protector Kent Moyer.

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2018-03-16T17:14:06+00:000 Comments

ABC NEWS: WPG Featured on NIGHTLINE

We are excited to announce that The World Protection Group and Kent Moyer were featured in a segment on ABC Nightline this past Friday evening which focused on personnel security for celebrities and VIPs.

The segment features WPG on security detail in Hollywood, an extensive interview with Kent Moyer and a look at our Executive Protection Training Academy.


Hollywood’s Bodyguards: Inside the World of Celebrity Security Detail


From Oscar contenders to Lady Gaga, it seems everybody […]

2018-06-28T18:51:53+00:000 Comments

LA Confidential – The Bodyguard: Securing Celebs in the Information Age

LA Confidential Magazine understands celebrities, and their vulnerabilities and risks with respect to their security.  WPG’s, Sarah McNeilly is featured in this excellent article on the challenges of security for celebrities and high-profile individuals in the information age. […]

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Mother Jones: Cover Your Assets

The Primary, tall and flinty with a graying goatee, has decided he’s in the mood for shopping, a development that s got David Perez all worked up. I’m sitting with Perez in a Chevy Silverado in downtown Santa Monica. A fit ex-Marine, Perez is in charge of the Primary’s six-man protection detail. For 20 minutes, we’ve been waiting around in a grocery store parking lot, but now the Primary has parked his Porsche 911 Carrera at a shopping strip nearly a mile away. Though Perez already has three “countersurveillance” experts on the scene, he’s antsy to join them. His client […]

2018-06-28T18:51:53+00:000 Comments

Profile Magazine: Protecting Corporate Assets

Profile Magazine interviewed WPG President/CEO, Kent Moyer, in an article titled “Protecting Corporate Assets: Kent Moyer’s Risk-Assessment Skills Keep Clients Secure.” In the article, Moyer emphasizes that the role of Executive Protection is not about carrying guns or fighting, but the advance work and training that goes into preventing a situation.

To read the full article, click on the link .

 

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