Kevin Wright Carney is available to speak anywhere in Southern California on Construction Site Security, Security Vulnerability and Risk Assessments, Security Programs, Earthquake Safety, Active Shooter Training, Workplace Violence Training, Emergency Preparedness and High-Rise Fire/Life Safety. Additionally he provides Fire/Life Safety training for Building Occupants and Floor Wardens.
Kevin Wright Carney became President and CEO of Silver Gauntlet International in June of 2015. He is a Board-Certified Protection Professional (CPP) with ASIS International. He is also a retired sergeant with the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department, having served over 23 years. Additionally, he is a certified High-Rise Fire/Life Safety Consultant, certified by the Los Angeles Fire Department.
He transitioned to the security industry in 2008 and served in a variety of executive roles, including General Manager of a statewide security and investigations firm in California. In that role, he oversaw the security of numerous construction projects, among other types of clients. From that experience, he was inspired to write the book Securing the Outdoor Construction Site (Butterworth Heinemann 2015), and committed himself to developing strategies for prevention and mitigation of crimes at construction sites.
He has a Bachelor's Degree from California State University, Northridge in Political Science with an area of specialization in Foreign Government, and speaks English, Spanish, French, German and Italian. He is the author of three books.