UEI GC6GN6L8MJK9 CAGE 72JA8Bedrock Protection Agency LLC

UEI GC6GN6L8MJK9 CAGE 72JA8Bedrock Protection Agency LLC

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.

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    Paul J Nelson

    Founder, Owner& CEO

    Paul Johnie Nelson, a Native American by birth and active citizen of the Cherokee Nation, is the founder and owner of Bedrock Protection Agency LLC.
    Paul is also Bedrock's chief executive officer and chairman, with full-charge responsibility for daily management, all legal & compliance issues, and serves as the corporate qualifying agent and licensee. He has more than 30 years of security and guard management experience. 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 profitable operations in Los Angeles, Sacramento, Portland, Seattle, Phoenix, Las Vegas, and Denver.  
    Brigham Young University Alumnus


Todd McGuire

Government Liaison & Adminstration

Todd is the chief management officer (CMO) and government liaison. 
Todd's a dynamic entrepreneur who thrives in the challenge of startups and helping them succeed and grow into established businesses. He has a talent for change management, corporate branding, and human asset development. Todd was instrumental in scaling Bedrock into one of the fastest-growing companies in America, according to Inc 500. After spending nearly a decade working in finance and marketing for multimillion-dollar brands and startups, Todd has found a career scaling up profitable security companies. 
Utah Valley University Alumnus


Anthony Bennett

Business Development & Government Sales

Anthony is the chief business development officer (CBDO) and government contracting specialist. 
Anthony is an experienced Business Development Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the Human Capital Management industry. He's recognized as a master in business and channel development with strong contract negotiation skills. Anthony possesses deep analytical skills with extensive experience in operations management, coaching, customer relationship management (CRM), and Team development.
San Jose State University Alumnus


J Damien Scott

Operations & Consulting

Damien serves as the chief operations officer (COO) and senior consultant for Bedrock. 
Damien served as a United States Marine Military Policeman and a Texas police officer. He brings over 25 years of full-charge executive experience providing executive protection, crisis recovery, security management, investigation, and intelligence services for government, private, and international organizations. Damien's experience includes 4+ years of security management for the prime contractor of a Latin-American financial institution and 7+ years living with, training, and working alongside foreign host country security forces.
University of Wales TSD Alumnus


Grant McDonald

Regional DirectorUT - AZ - NV
801-997-0989 Ext 7

Will Everhart

Regional DirectorCO - WY - NM
801-997-0989 Ext 6

Nathan Goode

Regional DirectorFlorida
801-997-0989 Ext 8

David Cook, LPI

Chief Investigator 
801-997-0989 Ext 1


Years in Business


Fortune 500 Clients



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

Todd McGuire, Bedrock Special Projects


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.