Executive Profiles

Todd Kleperis - CEO

Todd Kleperis - CEO

Todd is an accomplished serial entrepreneur with over two decades of experience in both the US and Asia Pacific markets. Having grown one startup from Asia, bringing millions of dollars of product into the US, only proves his ability to bring great ideas to fruition.  Globally he has built sales channels in every country in Asia, Africa and EMEA. Domestically he has been able to quickly acquire clients like Google, Diebold, Securitas, Boon Edam, as well as many others.  

Prior to joining HARDCAR, Todd was the EVP of Sales for Broadband Discovery Systems where he was able to open a number of countries internationally and was awarded the Popular Science "Best of What's New" Award for 2016. He also secured the world’s largest datacenter as a client within one year which will deploy globally in 2017.  

All of Todd’s past roles have given him the ability and afforded him the time to now establish the premier next generation security firm with armored transport security service, HARDCAR Security. His technology development background enables him the ability to build a solution from a napkin or blueprint. 

Todd has military background and is a veteran of the US Army.  He serves on numerous advisory boards for firms in Asia and has a strong interest in helping young entrepreneurs make a solid impact and achieve their goals.

He has been featured on ‘WSJ’, ‘The NY Times’ and other publications both here in the US and abroad.

Todd holds a degree in entrepreneurial studies and marketing from Babson College.

 

Jeffrey Breier - COO

Jeffrey Breier - COO

Jeff has more than 30 years combined in the fields of Law Enforcement, Corporate Security Management, Security Training, Private Investigation, Executive Protection and Business Management.  In his career he has run over 5000 executive protection details without ever suffering a loss of life or critical failure in service.

Co-founder of HARDCAR Security, Jeff is committed to utilizing decades of security experience and best practices to serve our cannabis industry. Jeff has extensive experience with start-up tech companies and co-founded GPSit, a wireless Location Based Services company servicing law enforcement with technical surveillance during high risk narcotics investigations.

Security Manager for 14 years with SONY, TOYOTA and VALUTECH in charge of executive protection, asset protection, physical security, CCTV camera placement, CCTV monitoring, theft investigations, workplace safety & risk management. Jeff managed all security officer written policies, procedures, security officer training, vetting and complete background checks. He implemented all physical security access controls, theft control solutions, using the latest technology with ongoing improvements, while maintaining security best practices. Jeff strategized daily changes in risk control and management to include the coordination of all special events and movements of high profile clients to numerous high risk locations throughout South America and Mexico.

 

Kelli Vowels - Operations Manager

Kelli Vowels - Operations Manager

Kelli has more than 15 years of senior level experience in operations and sales roles. Her diverse background includes start-up companies were she was responsible for supporting international and domestic business development & sales teams to Fortune 500 companies where she provided leadership to teams of 300+, developing the strategies and objectives to drive increased sales and profitability.

Immediately prior to joining HARDCAR Security, Kelli spent 3 years developing sales and marketing support programs for the introduction of high-tech security and robotics systems in both Asian and North American markets. Her support was key in establishing communication and partnerships in the overseas countries where her deep understanding of the cultural nuances successfully facilitated forging lasting relationships for all parties.

In her various roles, Kelli has been responsible for analyzing trends, solving problems, recruitment & retention and for personally developing herself and her teams in order to maximize contribution to overall corporate goals of each company.

Kelli holds a degree in Police Sciences from Sheridan College in Oakville, Ontario, Canada.