Bernard D. Gollotti, CPP, Founder and Senior Security Consultant at LARGO Consulting Services, llc has over thirty years of experience across multiple public safety market verticals. Bernard specializes in identifying and implementing security principles and best practices, physical security, risk assessments, electronic security systems, information security, investigations, Clery reporting, business operations, security personnel, leadership development and team building, emergency preparedness and crisis management, contract negotiations and project management. Bernard works with corporations, educational institutions and healthcare organizations to find best-fit security solutions, engage people through social media, and develop new business strategies.
Bernard’s extensive career in public safety includes experience in a variety of roles that gives him a fully 360-degree perspective, having served as a guard force provider, security integrator, emergency preparedness specialist, business development manager, end-user and client. A self-motivated individual who worked his way up the corporate ladder, Bernard started as a security officer with SpectaGuard (now Allied Universal) and rose to hold senior and executive positions at SpectaGuard, Professional Security Bureau, Drexel University, USciences and Unlimited Technology.
An active member of ASIS International for over 25 years, Bernard has served in a variety of roles, including Chair of the Greater Philadelphia Chapter. As a member of the School Safety and Security Council since 2003, including a term as Chair, Bernard works with security professionals throughout the United States to help make schools and educational institutions safe places where students, faculty, and staff can excel.