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QVGOP CLUB MEETING RESCHEDULED!!
March 11, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
QVGOP CLUB MEETING RESCHEDULED!!
NEXT GENERAL CLUB MEETING:
WEDNESDAY MARCH 11th, 2015 at 7:30 PM
SPECIAL PUBLIC FORUM:
“Could New York City be the Next Paris?”
A panel of experts will discuss Homeland Security issues in NYC. Terrorists are plotting attacks like the one on the staff of the magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris. Another attack on NYC is “not a question of if, but when.” Are we prepared?
NYPD Captain Joseph Concannon (Ret.)
Founder/President of AM Global Security. International Security Consultant and Counter-terrorism expert. U.S. Army Veteran
President of the CMP Protective and Investigative Group. Highly decorated former New York City Police Detective Investigator
Former New York State Senator. Former Deputy Secretary for Public Safety and Homeland Security Advisor for New York State. President and Managing Director of RedLand Strategies, Inc.
MEETING AT: Knights of Columbus – St. Anne’s Council
263-15 Union Turnpike, Glen Oaks, NY 11004
Anthony Mele is the Founder/President of AMI Global Security. He is an International Security Consultant. He holds an MA, Diplomacy – International Conflict Management, Norwich University, Vermont, a BS, International Relations and Counter-terrorism, SUNY.
He is a US Army Veteran, whose prestigious assignments in elite organizations include the 3rd U.S. Infantry [The Old Guard], Fort Myer, Va., Defense Intelligence Agency, Intelligence and Security Command, United States Military Training Mission to Saudi Arabia – Tabuk Detachment, Pentagon Tele-Communications Command, Office of the Assistant Chief of Staff – Army Intelligence, Pentagon and graduated the Defense Intelligence College, Washington, DC.
Mr. Mele has extensive international security consulting experience and expertise in the arena of asset protection management. He has provided professional services contracted to the Department of Defense, The United Nations Office for Narcotics Trafficking and Border Security in Uzbekistan, The United Nations Assistance Mission to Afghanistan, Members of the Diplomatic Community, Office of the Mayor, Emergency Preparedness, Washington, DC, International Corporations, Senior Military Officers, government officials, celebrities, and members of the Saudi Royal Family, among others.
He has been lauded for his efforts by the President of the Republic of Angola, Director, US Office of Drug Policy, Governor and Senate of Puerto Rico, Governor and Mayor of New York, the President and Tribal Council of the Rosebud Sioux Tribes, among others.
Mr. Mele has been an invited guest speaker to a variety of organizations and events to include the National Security Agency, New York Police Academy and 26 New Jersey Law Enforcement Agencies.
His military decorations include the Army Commendation Medal, 1st OLC for heroism, Meritorious Service Medal, Good Conduct Medals and a variety of individual achievement awards and recognition pins from: the FBI, US Marshall’s Service, US Secret Service, US Congress and Insignia Medallion from the Director, National Security Agency. He holds the rank of “Chevalier” Knights Templars in the Sovereign Military Order of the Temple of Jerusalem. An internationally recognized Chivalric Order that holds a seat in the council of NGO’s at the United Nations.
expert by various news organizations including NBC, ABC, The Today Show, Good Morning America, CNN, Fox News Channel,Sky News and 1010 WINS News. He has made frequent appearances on various TV and radio shows.Learn more about Thomas Ruskin and CMP Protective and Investigative Group, Inc.
Michael Balboni provides advice to companies such as JP Morgan Chase, CSX Transportation, Phoenix Beverage, Raytheon, 3VR Security, FJC Security, TEI Group, Bethpage Federal Credit Union, Aliah Healthcare, County of Nassau, Town of North Hempstead, JFK International Arrivals Terminal, and Proteus on Demand (partial list of clients). In addition, Balboni advises several municipalities on matters ranging from emergency management to mass fatality planning, as well as crime lab operations.