Technology has made the corporate world more mobile and quicker to respond, yet nothing is perfect. As slick and smart as business runs today, setbacks are normal. Continue reading

Situated in West Africa on the Atlantic Ocean, Sierra Leone is known for its white-sand beaches and is rich in history.  It covers approximately 74,714 km and has an estimated population of nearly 6 million. Rich in mineral resources, the country is a popular destination with corporate and business travelers. As such, we have been called – on occasion – to provide international business travel consulting services. Here is an incident report and travel recommendations on Sierra Leone. Continue reading

Recent tragic events in London, Paris, Barcelona, and Charlottesville have highlighted the dangers of crowds in high profile cities or high profile events. Indeed, we were recently cited in a New York Times article entitled “Europe Beckons, but Security Consultants Urge: Be Prepared.” Continue reading

As one of the world’s largest economies, Brazil remains a key travel destination for both tourists and executive travelers. In fact, one can’t often distinguish between the two as a senior employee or executive may be sent to Brazil “on business” but also travel around the country as a “tourist.” Below we give information on a recent incident in Brazil, and then provide some pointers on business travel security into Brazil. Continue reading

We’re excited to publish a new “service overview” to our services in risk management and global consulting. Continue reading

As international security consultants assisting companies and other organizations with all types of security consulting, we are frequently called up on to assess the security risks for business travelers to and from countries in the Middle East and North Africa. Here’s an analysis of recent unfortunate events, with an eye to what these show vis-a-vis the need for a robust security audit of any international travel, meetings, or other form of corporate gathering that may involve employees or executives. Continue reading

As summer draws to a close, many of us are traveling. Whether that’s travel inside the United States or it’s travel to foreign countries, travel is often a fun experience. Even busy business travelers have their moments of fun. There’s nothing that compares to seeing Paris for the first time, viewing the pyramids in Egypt, or just the experience of going to a Mexican market to haggle with the sellers. Tourism is fun. This fun sense of tourism, however, can give a false sense of security. Continue reading

August 1, 2017 – New York, NY. IMG GlobalSecur, a leading international corporate security consulting firm, is proud to announce that its FoneTrac® app is now available to individual licensees at a discounted rate of $15 / month. Continue reading