A Louisiana native and a veteran of the Louisiana State Police and a 1983 Alumni of ESI, Hamilton served in a variety of assignments within the State Police Organization including the Criminal Intelligence Unit as the Unit Wiretap and Countermeasures Section Manager, Commander of the Governors Mansion and State Executive Protection Detail, and as the State Police and Public Safety Public Information Officer.
Upon his retirement from the Louisiana State Police, Hamilton entered the private sector as the Director of Corporate Security for Jazz Enterprises, a gaming and hospitality corporation headquartered in Reno, Nevada. Hamilton continued to pursue opportunities in the West when he was appointed as the Director of Operations for Healthcare Security Services in San Jose, Ca., a security management and consulting firm that specializes in security services for Healthcare Facilities throughout the United States and Canada. Upon leaving HSS, Hamilton served as the Regional Security Director for ICG Communications, a Telecommunication and Internet service provider in San Jose, Ca.
In 2000 Hamilton joined Genentech, Inc. the world largest bio-pharmaceutical corporation where he developed and implemented their global physical security and executive protection programs that included domestic and international site security; executive protection and security management for corporate executives, as well as global meeting management and intellectual property protection to name a few. Hamilton successfully replicated these same programs as the Vice President of Global Risk Management, Physical Security and Executive Protection and was the Chief Security Officer for Oracle, Inc., and Facebook, Inc., and Vertex Pharmaceuticals.
With 32 years of progressive experience in global physical security, executive protection, global meeting management, risk management, and product security, Hamilton has managing some of the world’s larges and most complex corporate security organizations. Hamilton initiated a global security consulting practice in 2013. Since it’s inception Hamilton Mixon Global Security Consulting, LLC. has assisted many of the worlds most recognized corporations with all aspects of their physical security, executive protection, supply chain and brand protection and risk management programs.