The leading organization for
minority security professionals.
Impart professional resources to
aid in the integration of security management into business operations.
Provide education and training
to keep practitioners and students abreast of current trends in security
operations and technology.
Assist in professional
networking in order to facilitate the exchange of information, ideas, knowledge
Developing future industry
leaders for tomorrow’s domestic and global security
The International Organization
of Black Security Executive (IOBSE) is a non-profit organization. The IOBSE was
founded in 1982 by six black men who were attending the American Society for
Industrial Security (now ASIS International) conference in New Orleans,
Louisiana. The founders are shown below:
From left to right: Berele S. Brereton, Curtis Hayes, George Logan,
Marshall Thomas, Oliver Wainwright. Not shown: Stonewall