For nearly three decades, Les Dupree has been involved in the security industry, starting as a teenager helping out in the original Dupree Security business started by his father. Retired from the Atlanta Police Department after 17 years, Les is the owner and president of Dupree Security Group and uses his law enforcement training and vast background in preventive security to the benefit of every Dupree client.
Les believes that being proactive is the key to asset and image protection, and is known for the detailed planning and strategic thinking that puts clients at ease. AT&T, Nike, Coca-Cola, McDonalds and the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games are among the organizations that have trusted Les with managing security for their high-profile events and public facilities.
Les is a member of the International Association of Exposition and Events and is actively involved in other industry organizations.