The World Protection Group, Inc. (WPG) was founded in 2001. WPG is based in Beverly Hills, CA and has 8 full time corporate employees, 200 full and part time operational employees including officers, analysts, executive protection agents and investigators. WPG sources from a pool of 5000 agents including former secret service, former military dignitary protection and private sector alumni from Executive Security International and Executive Protection Institute.
In addition to its corporate headquarters in Beverly Hills, WPG also has offices in New York City and Mexico City, Mexico. The World Protection Group, Inc. is licensed and currently conducts business in the following US states: New York, Washington, Arizona, Oklahoma and California. Finally, we have vetted over 30 resources throughout the world and can service our clients worldwide.
WPG is a full service international security firm that specializes in Executive Protection. Our philosophy and techniques are based on the United States Secret Service method of providing proactive and preventative protection. The World Protection Group has worked with some of the most high profile individuals in the world, and in the history of the firm has never experienced an incident that might have caused harm or embarrassment to our client.
Our core client base is Political Dignitaries, Corporate CEOs and their staffs, High Net- Worth Individuals and their Families, Entertainment Organizations and Celebrities and Corporate Security.
Personal security by its very nature is a highly sensitive issue and The World Protection Group assures total discretion, loyalty and confidence in our procedures and discipline at all times.
WPG is a member of the Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP) and the American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS), INFRAGARD Los Angeles, The Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC), Association of Former Intelligence Officers (AFIO), and The International Association of Counterterrorism and Security Professionals (IACSP).
Mr. Moyer is founder and owner of The World Protection Group and is responsible for overall direction and growth of the organization and overseeing daily operations. He actively works with clients and security personnel to incorporate a philosophy of proactive, preventative security and attention to customer service.
Joe Bannon is a retired special agent with the Department of Justice; Criminal Intelligence Bureau – Anti Terrorism Unit. He is internationally known as one of the top Executive Protection and Covert Operations instructors within both the government and private sectors.
Mr. Wilson is an instructor for WPG’s Executive Protection Training Academy. He offers 30 years of experience to WPG students and specializes in executive protection details, advanced security, site surveys and threat assessments.
Sarah Zhu – Business Development Manager Asia
Sarah Zhu is a Business Development Associate for The World Protection Group. Born in Shanghai, she is trilingual in Mandarin, English and French. She graduated from University of Shanghai for Security & Technology in Finance and went on to receive her Master’s Degree in Global Business form Pepperdine University. Ms. Zhu’s expertise is in the field of marketing strategy with a focus on International Business Development between WPG and Asian Countries.