Member of the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP).
Wes served 21 years in the US Army with multiple forward deployments, in varying roles, to include; Airborne Infantry, Law Enforcement, Protective Service and Counter Intelligence, he also a highly decorated law enforcement professional, with over 26 years as a Deputy Sheriff/Police Officer in both Arizona and Louisiana, serving in specialized roles such as; Training, Tactical Operations (SWAT), and Criminal Investigations
Currently Wes is an internationally recognized firearms, tactics, and security subject matter expert with substantial military & civilian criminal justice experience, as well as significant operational time with both military & law enforcement tactical operations & protective service organizations. Wes holds specialized instructor certifications from the U.S. Army, the U.S. Marine Corps, Arizona POST, the Smith & Wesson Academy, the Sigarms Academy, the NRA LEAD, FEMA and the US Department of State.
Wes has studied adult education & human performance extensively and has a broad background in the martial arts, with over 25 years of training, teaching, competitive fighting experience. Wes is the Founder, President, & General Operating Manager of Khyber Interactive Associates, LLC and the 1 inch to 100 yards Warrior Conference LLC. Wes holds a Master’s degree in Criminal Justice Administration and an upper level Doctorate in Psychology, with an emphasis on sports and performance psychology. Wes is a member of a number of professional associations, including: The International Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors (IALEFI), The National Rifle Association (NRA), The National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA), The Military Police Regimental Association (MPRA), The International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association (ILEETA) and the International Association of Counter Terrorism and Security Professionals (IACTSP).
Wes is also a published author, with numerous articles in various publications, such as; American Hand gunner, American Cop, Police Magazine, Law Officer, SWAT magazine, ASLET “The Trainer”, and The NTOA “Tactical Edge”. Wes is also the author of the bestselling books “Train to Win”, and “Condition to Win” both are training psychology/philosophy books focused on law enforcement and military trainers and professionals.
Brent Watkins,Vice President ICI Cyber Division
FBI Supervisory Special Agent (retired) Brent Watkins served 20 years with the FBI. He has diverse training and unique experience, and when he retired was one of the most experienced computer and high-tech crime investigators within the FBI. Brent is a demonstrated technical expert, investigator, manager,and leader in the cyber security domain. His GIAC certifications include GISP, GISF, and GSEC, along with a lengthy list of specialized cyber courses. He was once called “solid” by the Director of the FBI, and was frequently lauded by other member agencies of the intelligence community. Additionally, Brent is a special advisor to the board of the Managed Service Providers Alliance, a worldwide organization with over 30,000 members.
Brent started down the path of cyber investigations after assignment to one of the FBI’s first cyber squads when e-commerce was in its infancy. His first case was a relatively simple (yet devastating) denial of service attack against a major retailer. His experience and specialized training progressed as cyber crime evolved and he ultimately took on terrorists, nation states, attacks on critical infrastructure, and financially motivated crime such as ransomware and business email compromise. His cases were not just domestic, but in cooperation foreign governments and police agencies.
Brent’s high profile cases include the Wen Ho Lee espionage case at Los Alamos National Lab, cyber terrorism cases involving Al Qaeda and ISIS, cyber activities of the well-known and now deceased international terrorist Anwar-al Awlaki, the Sony data breach, and the nefarious takeover of Sarah Palin’s email account, just to name a few. Brent has assisted numerous high net worth individuals’, such as athletes, entertainment celebrities, and high-level corporate executives in the protection both their personal and business accounts, as well as accounts of their family members. He’s also a technical advisor on books and films, and is the early stages of moving a reality show from concept to production. Brent’s been interviewed frequently on television both regionally and nationally. Prior to the FBI Brent was a military officer and used his technical expertise in electrical engineering to perform exploitation of foreign technology, countermeasures development, and flight test engineering of US weapon systems
Richard Ramcharitar, Director of Marketing
Edward Ludermann, Vice President
Former senior level executive with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), for 25 years whose final assignment was Special Agent in charge of the New York office.
During his career he supervised numerous reactive crimes which included kidnapping and extortions. Edward in addition instructed at the FBI Academy Quantico, Virginia.
After his retirement from the FBI, Edward was appointed the Director of Security Globally for JPMorgan Chase Bank. During his time with JPMorgan Bank in addition to his directorship he became a member of the banks senior management and Security Counsel Team.
Troy Wilkinson –Executive Vice President, Cyber Security Division of ICI International Security, Inc.
Troy Wilkinson began his career serving others as a Law Enforcement officer. He commanded a Joint Terrorism Task Force, was a lead bomb investigator, and violent crime and homicide detective however his greatest achievement in the field of law enforcement came from his ability and skill investigating and prosecuting child pornography and other electronic crimes.
Wilkinson was recruited by the U.S. State Department to train police officers in Kosovo on cyber investigations. Working under the George W Bush and Obama presidencies, he was a top U.S. cyber investigator seconded to the United Nations and European Union to lead investigations into political corruption, organized crime, war crimes, financial crimes and terrorism. Together with a team of international investigators, Wilkinson built the first IT forensics lab in the European Union Mission in Kosovo.
After returning home to the U.S, Wilkinson joined ICI International Security, Inc. as the Executive Vice President, Cyber Security Division, with a mission to work with global organizations to stop the spread of cyber crime and lead investigations into the most complex digital cases. ICI International Security, Inc leverages the most advanced technology and world class expertise to assess, monitor, detect and prevent today's advanced persistent threats.
Wilkinson is an international speaker on cyber security focusing on the topics of emerging cyber threats & trends, ransomware, DDoS, and cyber security careers.
Stephen R. Green, MBA
ICO (Inicial Coin Offering)
Securities and Financial
- Senior financial controller and security analyst for multinational retail organization
- Vice president of Internal Audit and Compliance Division of major multinational financial services firm. Responsibilities included:
- Vice President and Administrative Officer for Global Equity Finance
- Director for swiss based multinational financial services firm reporting to CFO of Global Equities
- Director of international staff of professionals responsible for client compliance with global documentation and contractual requirements for domestic and off shore business activities across the Equities Division.
- Chief Compliance Officer for a Registered Investment Advisor
Shannon is a graduate from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas with a Bachelors in Management Information Systems. She also earned her Master’s in Information Systems Management from the University of Phoenix. Shannon spent 12 years overseas working for the United Nations Mission building software platforms for the organization from a human resources recruitment system to a sexual misconduct tracking system in the technology sector.
During her time as the Director of Software Development for an eHealth company, she has led teams building software platforms for some of the largest healthcare organizations in the US such as Cigna, Walgreens and Blue Cross Blue Shield.
Shannon saw the need for cybersecurity solutions and services for businesses that did not have a dedicated IT security team, with the mission to protect America’s businesses from cyber criminals by combining a robust software platform with world-leading hardware.
Shannon heads the software development for Automated Threat Defense Platforms that provides automated updates and threat defense to businesses.
Member - Council of State of Florida World Association of International Investigators License # B-140028 Professional Investigators
License # A-130022