July 1, 2020
Byron Smith, LPC, CFI
Chairman @International Supply Chain Protection Organization
Byron is a veteran Asset Protection professional with a thirty-year career working for various retailers, including Eckerd Drugs, Office Depot, Circuit City and 7-Eleven. His experience has specialized in directing regional and corporate asset protection/loss prevention, distribution/logistics, risk management, safety and corporate security. Byron holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science from Sam Houston State University. Byron has been an active member of many organizations including the LPRC where he serves as a board member, RILA where he is involved with the RILA Asset Protection Conference Steering Committee and ISCPO. He has also held board member positions with The Houston Crime Stoppers and The Texas Retailers Association. He is recognized as a Certified Forensic Interviewer (CFI) by the International Association of Interviewers and as a Loss Prevention Certified (LPC) by the Loss Prevention Foundation.
Vice President - Americas @Thruvision
Kevin Gramer serves as the Vice President, Americas at Thruvision Incorporated located in Ashburn, Virginia. Kevin has worked with government and commercial organization for several years to advance safe distance security people screening for many markets including homeland security, loss prevention, aviation security and data center security applications. Prior to joining Thruvision he was Vice President for commercial sales at Digital Barriers. Kevin has over 20 years’ experience working with these organizations to introduce and integrate new technologies in the area of surveillance, evidence preservation and distribution.
Mathew Schriner, LPC