Shields are time-tested protection against attacks from an active threat. R-Shield™ combines powerful technology with premier security expertise to provide a customized plan to protect against critical risks.

    Designed to incorporate cutting-edge technology with top-tier security expertise, R-Shield™ provides a tailored strategic plan to mitigate critical risks.  R-Shield™ is suitable for all types of infrastructure but is especially useful for educational institutions and data centers with immediate return on investment information on mitigations and enhancements for chief information officers, chief security officers, IT managers, operations managers, risk managers, and security managers.

    Here are four additional ways entities and organizations can benefit from R-Shield:

    • Discover unparalleled protection with R-Shield™, a proven method to evaluate and mitigate risks.
    • Elevate your physical security posture as our team of security subject matter experts, in collaboration with ARES Security, presents a comprehensive solution designed to guide you seamlessly from assessment to execution.
    • Empower your organization with the assurance of R-Shield™, your ultimate choice in risk management and physical security solutions.
    • Uncover the future of protection through our proprietary methodology, ensuring unmatched reliability for both existing and new. Advanced technology and expert insights are combined to protect what matters most.


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    Solution Lead

    Jennifer Holcomb
    Jennifer Holcomb, PE, PMP®, PSP, CPP, CPD
    VP and Lead of Security Solution

    Jennifer "Jenn" Holcomb has 20+ years of experience overseeing complex security missions nationwide for state, municipal, federal, and private organizations. Jenn serves on the ASCE 59 "Blast Protection of Buildings" Standards Committee and served on the ASIS technical committee to update the "Active Assailant: Prevention, Intervention, and Response - Supplement to ANSI/ASIS/SHRM Workplace Violence Prevention and Intervention Standard." She also authored Chapter 7, Security Architecture and Engineering, of ASIS' Physical Security Principles book (2015) and serves as a director on the ASIS International Professional Standards Board. Jenn routinely facilitates multiple certification review courses for security professionals virtually and in person. As a senior security professional and project manager, Jenn is routinely sought after to advise, assess, and provide security services to military and federal facilities, state and municipal facilities, and private industry and commercial facilities across the country. Jenn is skilled and experienced in developing designs, plans, policies, and procedures for security-related projects in secure and non-secure facilities. Services include anti-terrorism/force protection (AT/FP) MILCON designs; physical security design and installation; emergency planning; and risk, vulnerability, blast, ballistic, intrusion detection, and security gap assessments for critical infrastructure/essential resources (CI/KR). Jenn is a licensed professional engineer with a degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Dayton.