Senior Security Management Team
Brian K. Whitaker – Founder (1960 – 2016)
Kevin T. Jaite – Senior Vice President, Security Operations
Kevin Jaite has been with Atlantis Security Company since the beginning. He set up the first client for Atlantis and provided direct security services from day one. Kevin has been instrumental in developing and implementing officer training and recognition programs for Atlantis personnel, leading to high levels of client satisfaction.
Prior to joining Brian at the launching of Atlantis, Kevin owned and operated Jaite Systems, Inc., a security alarm and closed circuit television security company. His continuing experience and expertise in these and other specialized security areas have been appreciated by Atlantis clients.
Kevin studied Economics at OSU and Security Administration at Tri-C. He is an active member of the American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS), as well as the Tri-C Law Enforcement Advisory Committee and the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA).
Chris Matejka – Vice President, Sales and Marketing
Chris has been in management with the Atlantis and Quota companies for 20 years, holding various positions; Director of Life Safety and Security at a large Hospital System, Cleveland Operations Manager, Business Development, and currently is Vice President of Quota Contract Cleaning.
He has studied Business Administration and Security Management at Cuyahoga Community College, and most recently at Cleveland State University. He has worked in all phases of the company, from the field to operations.
Chris is a member of the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) in Cleveland and Akron. In Akron, Chris is the Associate Board Member, and is Chairman of the Akron BOMA Golf Outing, and is in charge of the Business Leaders Speakers Series, which has seen the likes of Akron Mayor Don Plusquellic and Cleveland Indians VP of Public Relations Bob DiBiasio. He was named the 2010 BOMA Akron Member of the Year. In Cleveland, Chris is a founding member of the Sustainability Committee. Chris also sits on the Multiple Sclerosis Walleye Tournament Committee.
Alphonzo D. Moore – Senior Operations Manager
Alphonzo has over 15 years experience in the security industry and is a U.S. Marine Corps veteran. His education includes a Criminal Justice Degree from Kaplan University and he is a graduate from the University of Akron police academy. Alphonzo understands the needs of the Atlantis Company clients. In addition to his regular visits with our clients, he encourages them to contact him with any questions or concerns. Alphonzo is your daily contact with Atlantis.
He is an active member of the American Society for Industrial Security.
Ralph Brislin – CPP
Ralph began his security career as the Security and Safety Manager at Montgomery Ward in 1979. In 1985 Ralph accepted a position as the Safety and Security Manager at Cleveland Pneumatic Company . In 1988 he purchased United Security Management and tripled the size of the company by 2008. In 2008 Ralph sold United Security Management Services and has worked as an owner and security consultant for S&E Enterprises.
Ralph holds a B.S. in Law Enforcement from Eastern Kentucky University and a M.P.A. in Public Affairs through IU-PU Fort Wayne, Indiana. He is an ASIS Certified Protection Professional (CPP). Ralph also co-authored Security Officer Training for CASAGA (California Association of Licensed Security Agencies) and is the author of three Security Officer Training Manuals.