Previously recognized by Security Magazine as one of the “Top 25 Most Influential People in the Security Industry,” a “Port Authority Visionary,” and “the most aggressive change agent” in the port security sector, Mr. Cosmo Perrone—a Consultant at Command Group—brings more than three decades of experience in the transportation and port security fields. Mr. Perrone served as Director of Security for the Port of Long Beach, California, where he directed the U.S. Department of Homeland Security program for the 3,000 acre complex, overseeing 24‐hour patrols, anti‐terrorism programs and the operation of security systems with a strong emphasis on resiliency. Mr. Perrone also spent 10 years with the Department of Defense Investigative Service and 23 years in the aerospace industry, including nearly twenty years as Director of Security and Fire Services for McDonnell Douglas and Boeing.
Director of Security,
Port of Long Beach, CA
Director of Security and Fire Services,
Boeing (McDonnell Douglas)
Chief, LA Field Office, Department of Defense