The Gold Shield Group Company Profile

Since 1988 The Gold Shield Group, Inc., (GSG) is a recognized leader in security services including executive protection, investigations, celebrity protection, hotel security, retail security, event security, criminal and psychological profiling and much more.

The Gold Shield Group is comprised of present and former Law Enforcement Specialists, Detectives, Investigators and former Military Intelligence Specialists. The Board of Directors alone represents hundreds of years of law enforcement experience. We support any endeavors you may have to promote business and strategic alliances. At your discretion you have our authorization to make our services available to your clients, customers and guests. All our members are:

  • Licensed, Insured & Bonded
  • Corporate Espionage Specialists
  • Licensed in Las Vegas, Nevada - License #1429

Ask us about our list of available services which include: Security Management, Armed Executive Protection, Loss Protection, Loss Prevention, Fraud Protection, Surveillance, Computer Crime & Prevention and much more.

Terms of payment depend on individual services and range from retainer for services rendered to payment upon completion of services. Providing service to commercial and private concerns, territory international and domestic non-seasonal.


Gold Shield Group has 200 employees which include officers. One hundred are employed in U.S. Facilities. We currently own two locations totaling 9,000. Sq. feet., and the company rents a main office brick building in central business district.

Mark J. Slovensky,

Mark J. Slovensky - (MS, Criminal Justice, Long Island University) - is an expert in Dignitary protocol, VIP protection, location security, and criminal investigations including auto, homicide, organized crime, and fraud. He is a member of The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and has received extensive training at the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia. Mr. Slovensky is a former New York City Detective who worked with the NYPD Intelligence Division in conjunction with the Secret Service on protection details for U.N. General Assemblies, Lead Instructor NYPD Auto Crime Training. U.S. Marshal Designation 1994-1998, as well as Director of MJS Security - a highly recognized executive protection and hotel security corporation serving the New York metropolitan area.

Ronald J. Lawson,
Managing Director

Ronald J. Lawson served in the United States Navy under the National Security Agency with the Naval Security Group. Mr. Lawson is well versed in technical control operations, cryptographic operations and surveillance. He also holds a computer programming Degree in several languages. Mr. Lawson also served as a decorated member of special intelligence team II during the Vietnam War. 1978-1988 sole owner of C. Lawson consulting, where he was a Private Investigator and head of security operations for Touro Law School. From 1988 until present Mr. Lawson was the managing director of Global Investigations Group, (G.I.G. International Inc.), an international investigations firm.

Mark and Ron with Former President Bill Clinton during a protection detail with the Secret Service in Las Vegas.

Ron with General Norman Schwarzkauf during a protection detail for the Washington Speakers Bureau.

Mark and Ron with Sean Hannity on protection detail at New York Marriott Heritage foundation Luncheon (2009).

Mark and Ron with Sarah Palin on protection detail at Las Vegas Convention Center ICSC function (May 2010).