This week’s Thanksgiving holiday offers an opportunity to pause and reflect on the things that we are most grateful. It’s a time to reflect on the people who give us the support we need to do what we do, that enable us to make a difference and build something bigger than ourselves.

I am thankful for our clients who constantly motivate and challenge us. Our clients are truly our partners – we share a mutual trust and a desire to achieve long-term success, together.

I am grateful for our employees, who consistently provide exceptional service and deliver outstanding results. Without their commitment and high standards we would not be the thriving company we are. I am especially grateful for our teammates working during this holiday, away from their families in order to keep our clients worry free.

To our clients, employees, and partners, we appreciate you. We could not have accomplished so much over the years without you.

I wish you all a Thanksgiving filled with abundance and bright moments.



About Author: Edward B. Silverman

Mr. Silverman is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of SOS Security LLC, where he oversees the company’s strategic vision and growth through unique service offerings and strong client partnerships. CEO since 1972, he has led the company’s transformation from a startup into a leading global security services provider, and fifth largest provider of security personnel in the United States. He attended the University of Maryland, John Jay College of Criminal Justice and received his Polygraph Examiner certification from the Backster School of Lie Detection in 1973. He is a licensed Private Investigator, a Certified Institutional Protection Manager (CIPM), and has been a CPP, Certified Protection Professional, since 1986. A member of ASIS International since 1972, Mr. Silverman is an active voice in the security industry. He serves on the International Security Foundation (ISF) Steering Committee, and is a member of the Overseas Security Advisory Committee (OSAC), which is established under the authority of the U.S. Department of State. He is also a member of the International Security Management Association (ISMA), the World President’s Organization (WPO) and the National Council of Investigation and Security Services (NCISS). Previously, Mr. Silverman served as Chapter Chairman of New Jersey's Young President Organization (YPO). He is an honorary member of the Association of Former Agents of the Secret Service, an honor bestowed on him for his continued service, commitment and advocacy.