FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
AT-RISK INTERNATIONAL APPOINTS RICK SHANNON AS VICE PRESIDENT
WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 2, 2015) – AT-RISK International, LLC (AT-RISK), a leader in executive protection, consulting, investigation and security training services, has named Rick Shannon as Vice President. In his position, Mr. Shannon will be responsible for developing and implementing growth strategy, strategic alliances and new market opportunities with local, national and multi-national corporations, private firms and U.S. and foreign government agencies.
“Rick is highly regarded in the security industry. His unique combination of leadership, customer relationship management and service expansion strategies will take our firm to a new level,” said Chuck Tobin, President of AT-RISK. “I am thrilled he has accepted the position and will be available to help manage our client relations and collaborate on our geographic progression plans.”
Mr. Shannon is an exceedingly successful business development professional with more than 20 years of experience establishing new markets, negotiating sales contracts and providing excellent customer service to a wide variety of client bases including advertising agencies, major corporations, universities, national societies associations, government agencies and industrial companies.
Prior to joining AT-RISK, Mr. Shannon held a similar position with a global security firm where he developed client relations across multiple markets and industries, as well as led proposal development, client retention programs and value proposition models to enhance customer relationships.
“I am excited to join AT-RISK and continue the firm’s long-standing tradition of providing organizations and individuals with the highest quality security, risk management and mitigation services,” said Mr. Shannon.
Founded by experts with law enforcement, military and intelligence backgrounds, AT-RISK International, LLC provides security training, protection, threat analysis, consulting and investigations worldwide. Established on the philosophy of proactive security, AT-RISK specializes in assessment and protection based on advance research, analysis and preparation that helps to prevent security issues before they occur. Highly respected worldwide, AT-RISK helps protect high-profile individuals and organizations in the Americas, Europe, Asia and Africa.