About SVK9 – Stealth Vigilance, LLC
Stealth Vigilance, LLC (SVK9) was founded so that concerned parents, school administrators, business owners, public venues, and event security professionals could have the same tools available to them that law enforcement does.
Founder and CEO Kyle Breischaft is a serial entrepreneur with a very diverse background that includes extensive entrepreneurial experiences, broad public safety experience and military service. The one skill that transcends his entire career is his innate leadership capability. Kyle has led numerous teams in government, non-profit and corporate organizations.Kyle has over ten years of public safety experience in Police, Fire and EMS, including work as a sworn Police Officer, Police Detective, Field Training Officer, certified Fire Fighter, licensed EMT and as a fully cross-trained Public Safety Officer.During his law enforcement tenure, Kyle received many awards and special recognition, including a commendation for his service during an assignment in which he responded to New York City after the September 11th attacks, where he provided critical incident stress debriefing to NYPD officers.In addition to Kyle’s public safety experience, Kyle is serial entrepreneur that has led several companies in various industries. He has received numerous recognitions for his business experience including the Triangle Business Journal’s “Top 40 under Forty Leadership Award”. He also has been awarded the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Governance Fellow and is a Triangle Leadership Goodmon Fellow.
Kyle’s formal education includes Associate degrees in Fire Science, Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice.
Kyle is a North Carolina Licensed Armed Private Investigator. You may read more about Kyle’s background on his LinkedIn profile.
Geoff Beckwith, SVK9’s Chief Operating Officer, has an extensive background that includes broad law enforcement and private security experience. The primary skills he has developed throughout his entire career are his abilities to lead and communicate. Over the years, Mr. Beckwith has held positions of leadership in government, non-profit, and corporate organizations.Prior to Stealth Vigilance, LLC, Geoff worked as a licensed Executive Protection Agent where his duties included protection of Fortune 500 clients, celebrities, and government officials. This required the protection of individuals, locations, and property while conducting analysis, risk assessment, undercover surveillance, and advanced logistics.He brings over 15 years of law enforcement experience working in various capacities including his work on SWAT and as a K-9 and Patrol Sergeant. During his public safety career, Geoff has received multiple commendations, life-saving awards, and a Medal of Courage.Geoff holds a degree in Criminal Justice along with countless hours of professional training in areas including leadership strategies, management operations, K-9 training/supervision, internal affairs, interview and interrogation techniques, and tactical response to critical incidents.
Geoff served as Chairman of a non-profit board with Homeland Heroes, Inc., created to assist public safety personnel who are injured or killed in the line of duty, where he was Founder and CEO. He also served as a board member and Chairman for a private, non-profit school.
Geoff is a North Carolina Licensed Armed Private Investigator. You may read more about Geoff’s background on his LinkedIn profile.