No matter whether the threat is physical, cyber or virtual, Bedrock has you covered. We’re enterprise security risk specialists, offering first-class protection for all areas of your life.

Our Team


Paul J Nelson

CEO / Partner

Legal and Compliance

Paul is responsible for legal and compliance issues plus serving as qualifying agent and licensee for the corporation. In 1992, he founded the original company in California, which grew to be the dominant provider of security services in North San Diego County. Between 1999 and 2014, Paul established operations in Los Angeles, Sacramento, Portland, Seattle, Phoenix, Las Vegas, and Denver.  


J Damien Scott

COO / Partner

Operations and Consulting

Damien is responsible for daily operations and consults with UHNW Clients, Single Family Offices and Corporate leadership. He served as a Marine and former police officer with more than 25 years full-charge executive experience providing executive protection, security and crisis management, investigation and intelligence services for government, private, and international organizations. 


Todd McGuire

President / Partner

Business and Finance

Todd is responsible for daily corporate business matters, human asset management, finances and marketing. After spending nearly a decade working in finance and marketing for multimillion-dollar brands and startups, Todd joined Bedrock and managed company growth recognized in 2017 and 2018 on the Inc. 5000 list of top growing companies in America. Todd holds a BA in Business Management from Utah Valley University. 


Years in Business


Fortune 500 Clients



“One single vulnerability is all it takes to bring down a powerful organization."

Todd McGuire, President of Bedrock


Industry Affiliations

ASIS International is a global community of security practitioners, each of whom has a role in the protection of assets - people, property, and/or information. The ASIS community is global and diverse.

The International Intelligence Network is a highly experienced group of professional investigators and security consultants with national and international investigative and security capabilities .

Protective Security Council. Protecting People is the reason the PSC exists. Capturing all the various practical aspects of protecting people requires a wide net. There are few if any security topics that are outside the PSC scope.

The International Security Driver Association (ISDA) is a group of protective services practitioners from all sectors of the Executive Protection/ Secure Transportation profession and from all parts of the Globe. 

The International Close Quarters Protection Operators Association is a global consortium of qualified specialists actively conducting high-threat executive protective operations in urban and hostile environments.