PREVENT ADVISORS ADDS DECORATED FORMER LAPD CHIEF AND COUNTER-TERRORISM VETERAN MICHAEL DOWNING AS EVP
Prevent Advisors, Oak View Group’s (OVG) security and counter-terrorism consulting firm for the sports and entertainment industries, has added three highly respected veteran law enforcement and counter terrorism professionals to its roster of security experts. United States Tennis Association's (USTA) Michael Rodriguez and ex-Secret Service agent Mark Camillo have joined the firm as board members; Michael Downing, former Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) deputy chief and law enforcement and counter-terrorism expert, will serve as the company’s Executive Vice President of Security. The new EVP and board members join founders Chris Robinette, CEO, and Ben Tolle, COO. The addition of Camillo, Rodriguez and Downing to Prevent Advisors enhances a group that already includes former LAPD Chief and New York Police Department (NYPD) Commissioner, Bill Bratton, and Peter Luukko, Executive Chairman of the Florida Panthers.