Ken Young

Chief Executive Officer

Ken Young

Ken Young oversees Edgeworth’s mission to transform the security industry with innovative solutions in Remote Guarding, Security Systems Integration, Executive Protection and Cyber Security.

Before joining Edgeworth, Ken founded Valhalla Group Inc., providing security consulting for celebrities and high net worth individuals. During his 21 years in the United States Marine Corps, Ken was a member of the Marine One Security Detail and an emergency action planner to the executive branch under President George W. Bush. Ken received numerous military accolades and awards, including 2007 Marine Corps Athlete of the Year.

Career Highlights

  • Trip Security Officer and Presidential Support Specialist for Marine Helicopter Squadron One
  • Emergency Action Planner for the President and Vice President
  • Chief of Operations of the Marine Corps Base Police Department at Camp Lejeune where he supervised Patrol Operations, Military Working Dogs, the Accident Investigations Division and the Special Reaction Team
  • Chief of Operations of the Marine Corps Operations Center at the Pentagon where he managed the physical security and readiness of the operation center spaces and the proper control and administration of classified materials
  • Participated in the evacuation of US Embassy personnel in Sana’a, Yemen
  • Consults on the creation of innovative security solutions for all types of security concerns for high net worth individuals, celebrities, and dignitaries
  • Develops proactive strategies and solves complex security issues for individuals, companies and organizations