Jonathan Alvarez is the co-founder and CEO of Protective Force International. He started his career with the US Customs and Border Protection Explorer Program at the age of 15. After spending his early twenties as a Sheriff’s Deputy, he went on to join the Airforce and Army reserve, as a Military Police Officer, which he has been a member of for the past nine years. Eventually making his way to Las Vegas, NV, he spent time managing security at multiple big-name casinos until him and his business partner opened Protective Force International in 2018. Jonathan is highly involved in CRI, a tactical anti-terrorism training school, as well as the security industry, as a whole. He continues to dedicate his time to advancing industry training, advocating for better industry regulations, and providing top-notch security in the Las Vegas area.