Mr. Hamilton's joined the company in 2006, just as our name was changed to ALERT Protective Services. As a partner in the company, his primary role is the management and oversight of all ALERT business operations and branches, which includes security, patrol, consulting & investigation services.
Jason is a Certified Protection Professional (CPP™), as awarded by ASIS International, the world's largest organization with over 35,000 members worldwide. As such, he is Board Certified in Security Management. This certification is awarded to individuals whose primary responsibilities are in security management, have the necessary experience & education and who have demonstrated advanced knowledge in eight separate disciplines that include:
To ensure this knowledge is relevant to an ever changing security landscape, all CPP™'s must be recertified every three years by exhibiting a combination of community activities, industry participation and continuing education.
Jason holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Wisconsin and has a Master's Degree in Business Administration from the University of South Florida. He has over 19 years of experience in Security, Loss Prevention and Risk Management, This expertise includes safety & security operations, financial, business & asset protection management, risk management & consulting, investigation & interrogation and employee training.
His experience has come from a variety of management roles with large corporations that included Harley-Davidson, Briggs & Stratton, Office Depot, Target Corporation, JCP Company Inc., Securitas and Allied-Barton Security Services, working both directly for and servicing them as clients. Mr. Hamilton focuses now on marketing and promoting ALERT through social media outlets like Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, supporting each by actively blogging through the Alert Management Blog and publishing articles in industry trade magazines and newsletters.
Mr. Hamilton possesses a Security Agency Manager's License with the State of Florida and is also an active member, instructor & sponsor for CAI – West Florida Chapter, and a member of the CAI - Suncoast Chapter. In addition, he has been an active member of ASIS International since 1997, obtaining his (CPP™)certification in 2007. Jason also serves the community as an active member and board member of the Stoneybrook At Venice Community Development District and an instructor at the Longboat Key Education Center.