As president and CEO of Global K9 Protection Group, Eric Hare provides reliable and sustainable solutions driven by K9 Analytics. The canine professionals provide the subject matter expertise necessary to stand-up and maintain elite canine service programs such as preventing potentially catastrophic events and bolstering existing security measures. The aviation security industry is the primary focus. Over the course of his military career, Hare was a member of the countermine team working group, served as the critical technology manager for the Future Combat Systems Improvised Explosive Device (IED) / Countermine efforts and was on the IED/Countermine IPT for the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Organization (JIEDO). Since retirement, he has served in multitude of leadership positions for a variety of security and technology companies including Director of Operations for iK9; Director of Operations for AMK9 Academy; CEO / President for Global K9 Solutions; Chief Operating Officer for Si Global and Chief Operating Officer for Talon Aerolytics. His work in the technology development sector resulted in the issuance of multiple patents. Additionally, he has completed such courses as aircraft high-jacking, Anti-Terrorism II, US Counterinsurgency Course, US Customs Inspector Course to name a few. Hare is a retired United States Infantry Officer with 25 years of service in many leadership roles including Executive Officer, Operations and Training Officer, Commander and has multiple overseas tours that included Iraq and Afghanistan. He holds an M.B.A in Business Transformation and is a Six Sigma Black Belt.
President & CEO Global K9 Protection Group