Premier Risk Solutions LLC is headquartered out of the great Seattle, WA area. PRS has business partnerships throughout the globe, allowing us to draw upon resources in 70 countries. PRS was founded in early 2014 by Michael Delamere after a 16-year career in the private security profession.
I work with organizations to resolve security and risk related issues in today’s fluid global environment. I am committed to client service delivery through operational excellence. I am a people-oriented, empathetic, active listener who uses a realistic and objective focused approach. These attributes allow me to create steady and consistent experiences for my clients, their organizations, and client objectives. I am driven to be very diligent and resourceful and will strive to create a winning strategy for all involved.
I have 20 years of experience in security operations having held a number of positions within my career. I’ve worked with many Fortune 1000 corporations supporting their global security needs. Areas of expertise include corporate investigations, private security, personal protection, vulnerability assessments, security surveys, and guard force management. I have years of personal experience working in major U.S. cities such as Las Vegas, Denver, Salt Lake City, Chicago, Boston, New York City, Seattle, San Francisco, and internationally including Barcelona Spain, London England, Sao Paulo Brazil, Manila Philippines, Frankfurt and Munich Germany. I provide services in 70 countries around the world to serve my clients needs at all levels.
Michael holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Northeastern University of Boston, MA in Criminal Justice. Michael has attended numerous seminars & presentations over his career on varying topics including Workplace Violence, Campus Security, Online Investigations, Enterprise Risk Management, Risk Assessment Methodology, Business Continuity, etc.
Michael has been a member of ASIS International and has held numerous volunteer leader positions as an officer of the board in both the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter as well as the Puget Sound Chapter. Michael is a constituent of the Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC). He has also been involved as an associate member of the California Association of Licensed Investigators (CALI), Washington Association of Legal Investigators (WALI), Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM), Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP), Security Industry Association (SIA) and the International Foundation for Cultural Property Protection (IFCPP).
Managing Director | Executive Protection Operations
With over a quarter century in the industry, Steve Ketter is a recognized expert in the areas Executive Protection, Corporate Risk Management and Fraud Investigation. He has worked in almost every State in the US as a consultant for Fortune 50 and Fortune 100 companies and major network news organizations. He has also handled assignments for the Utah State Government, the US Department of Veterans Affairs and the US Department of Justice. He was a prime consultant for EP work for a major international Risk Management company for 19 years covering the Western US. and personally handling over 275 individual protection assignments.
As a 22 year veteran of the Sundance Film Festival, he has handled hundreds of Executive Protection assignments providing personal protection and security risk consulting to company executives high profile entertainers and celebrities. He has also handled protective assignments at the Allen & Company annual retreat in Sun Valley, ID. and is a recognized contributor to Fox 5 News in Las Vegas. He formerly taught college level Criminal Justice courses covering Terrorism, Criminal Investigation, Criminology and Cultural Diversity for Law Enforcement.
Ketter is a former advisory board member for the Office of Law Enforcement Technology Commercialization (OLETC) and a former State appointed board member for the Utah Bail Bond Recovery Licensing Board. He is a consulting advisor to the non-profit SHEROES United in Salt Lake City, UT. He carries multiple state licenses and has operational capabilities worldwide.
A graduate of Towson State University (now Towson University) he received his Bachelor’s degree in Business Management.