It was the early 80’s we were working in the Middle East. At the time American Express was running the "Do You Know Me?" ad campaign, (are you old enough to remember them?). One of the guys thought this picture would be humorous. At the end of every ad there was a comment by the “celebrity” - Stephen King’s comment was - Without it, isn't life a little scary? We had our own … [Read more...] about TBT – Do You Know Me?
A few weeks back, I got a call from an old friend, Don Feeney. Don and I go back more than 25 years. (He is a member of the Quarter Century Club). We worked with his company, CTU. CTU and Don were the subject of a book which was later made into a made for TV movie. The book and movie were called “Rescue My Child”. He is now the COO of Black Sand Security. His wife Judy … [Read more...] about Rescue My Child – The Book and The Movie
I wrote the first “The Miscellaneous Ramblings of an Old Man” in 2011. They are, as the title would suggest, the random thoughts that enter the mind of an old guy. Mostly one liner’s that cover life in general, especially an old life, the profession, politics and anything else that enters what is left of the gray matter. I stopped writing them in 2013, not because there wasn’t … [Read more...] about The Miscellaneous Ramblings of an Old Man
The time was the early 80’s - can’t remember the exact year (it’s an age thing). Through the efforts of an old friend, Fred Stafford, we were sponsored by Ford. They asked me to do a radio ad for the new Turbo T-Bird. During that time Fred (early 80’s) was the VP of the Scotti School he traveled through the world with stops in Canada, England, and Malaysia. Before coming to … [Read more...] about TBT – Time frame, the early 80”s – My Turbo T Bird Radio Ad
We would like to introduce VDI graduates to the International Security Driver Association (ISDA). ISDA’s mission is to provide and support an international forum of protective services providers who share knowledge for the ultimate purpose of enhancing professional and business standards. ISDA serves the protective services community with an emphasis on secure transportation … [Read more...] about International Security Driver Association (ISDA) for VDI Graduates