• Coordinate through your legislative affairs department, but contact your congressperson, senator or state representatives' offices and speak with someone who handles liaison with the Department of Homeland Security at the federal or state level. Introduce yourself. Ask what security issues they are facing that may impact your business or organization.
For the past 13 years, J. David Quilter, CFE has been engaged in asset protection and security program design, development, and integration for national and global corporations involved in distribution and manufacturing. More recently he designed, developed, and implemented the security infrastructure and program for a large electric, natural gas distribution and transmission corporation. Quilter is emeritus faculty at the Security Executive Council. For more information, visit www.csoexecutivecouncil.com.