Speaker Bio

With the CPC just a few weeks away we wanted to highlight one of this year's speakers. We have a great lineup in store for you and we look forward to sharing more updates with you up until the start of the conference!

Chris Marshall is a former United States Marine Corps Non-Commissioned Officer who has been in the protective security industry for the past 18 years. Chris specializes in providing professional physical security standards, with specific knowledge of personal protection, investigations, intelligence, and guard force operations. He has extensive experience in working cross-culturally environment and developing management skills with leadership staff; train-the-trainer expertise within the military, law enforcement, and the private sector. Chris is a proven operator in implementing effective security platforms for civilian operations in conflict zones, including crisis management and utilized these skills in Iraq and Afghanistan. Chris has contracted with many private security firms over the past 10 years developing, networking and working with many in the industry.

Chris has a BA in Security Management from the American Public University and is a volunteer for Team Rubicon, a disaster and relief organization and for the International Protective Security Board. Chris is best known for his networking ninja skills and is an accomplished public speaker and trainer.

Chris will be leading the panel on solo practitioners, don't miss it!