Gold Shield 1811 is comprised of 18 former U.S. federal agents with over 400 years of combined experience in
security and investigations. We have 13 former FBI Agents, 3 former IRS Agent - Accountants, 1 former Secret Service
Agent, and 1 former Homeland Security Agent. Additionally, we have a deep pool of contractors – former federal agents
and other subject matter experts – supplementing our manpower.
Since Gold Shield 1811 began operations in January 2013, we have provided investigative, consulting, and security
services to Fortune 500 companies, other businesses, law firms, and individuals. Many of our clients have engaged
the company repeatedly.
Our firm’s specialties include: Executive Protection, Financial Investigations, Physical Security Assessments, and
General Investigations. In addition, we have personnel who are highly-experienced in Corruption-related matters.
One of the characteristics that makes us different in the security industry is that we are accomplished investigators
as well as security experts. We use those investigative skills to precisely identify the needs of our clients and tailor
We assemble teams of people with the appropriate blend of experience to bring our clients smarter and faster results.
Our people have been highly successful in the government and the private sector and were selected for our company for that reason.
We implement and execute many elements of corporate security plans. We have put preventative measures in place and
have responded to incidents that have occurred, investigating them thoroughly when necessary.
Our business plan is to augment corporate security departments, not replace them. Gold Shield 1811 is available to
handle special projects with highly experienced subject matter experts. With Gold Shield 1811 available, corporations
can reduce the size of their security departments while being able to address serious security-related issues with the
most qualified people available.
Our people are authorized by federal law to carry concealed firearms in all U.S. territories and have worked armed on numerous
Gold Shield 1811 has substantial international experience and contacts in the international law enforcement community.
We can and have provided a global response to security threats.
We are affiliated with Trident Group, a security firm comprised of over 300 former Navy SEALs, to provide the most robust
international executive protection available.
Gold Shield 1811 is a licensed (GA License # PDC002614) and insured Georgia corporation. Our people are licensed in five
states -- Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Florida. Although Gold Shield 1811 is Atlanta-based, we have
associates who live and work in -- Chattanooga, Birmingham, Charleston, Macon, Tampa, and Orlando -- making it possible
for Gold Shield 1811 to service the southeastern United States.
We are members of ASIS International - a society of 30,000 security professionals. ASIS International defines the elements
of a corporate security program as follows:
Physical security of the organization’s assets
Development and enforcement of security policy and procedures
Business continuity planning
Investigation of security incidents
Employee security awareness
Law enforcement and governmental liaison
Workplace violence prevention
Security officer employment and supervision
Security systems management
Gold Shield 1811 can work with an in-house security department to develop a cost-effective, reasonable, highly effective
security program to address the above-listed areas. That program will not only satisfy corporate leaders’ moral and legal
obligations to keep their employees safe, but will satisfy their obligations to shareholders to protect company assets and