Many years ago Derek knew he wanted to be an entrepreneur. In 2010 his lifelong dream came true and IPSA Security Services was born.
Vision is the foundation block to a strong company and Derek has built his vision into the everyday services for both our employees and valued clients.You can hear Derek say throughout the day “take care of our people and clients and everything else will take care of itself”.
For more than 20 years Derek has been perfecting his vision and unique business model to create a security company that would provide the highest level of security services to its clients, while providing its employees with an extremely rewarding place to work. He has built a company that is forward thinking, technologically savvy, and customer service focused. Derek has also built the reputation in hiring quality employees and motivating them to exceed our clients’ expectations.
Derek’s security background includes working with numerous fortune 500 companies such as: oil refineries, commercial real estate, manufacturing, HOA’s, Convention Centers,colleges,and Ports of LA/Long Beach to name a few.Derek also has significant experience in Fire Life Safety programs, handling work place violence, and has given many educational seminars.
Derek is a proud graduate of the University of Arizona and a member of ASIS, IFMA, USBC, Hiring our Heroes, and BNI.
In his spare time you can find Derek at the golf course, a soccer field or a hockey rink.