Waypoint Counter Surveillance Inc. is a Canadian corporation based in Southern Ontario, providing innovative and advanced TSCM and specialized technical intelligence equipment for commercial, government and law enforcement applications. Our equipment sales division works with an international network of industry professionals, developers and manufacturers, assisting in the research and development of equipment and technology to offer customized solutions for advanced operational requirements.
Our professional Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM) operational personnel maintain security / criminal clearances and have extensive experience as members of military and law enforcement organizations, as well as in the private sector at the corporate level. Operational Specialists possess technical backgrounds offering more than 30 years of professional Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM), counterintelligence, operational security, electronic and wireless signal intelligence experience.
Unique individual skills, experience and education provide additional areas of knowledge and expertise including Electronic Design, Technologists, Physical Search Specialists, Senior Security Analysts, law Enforcement Investigators, facility and event security, corporate and project management.
Participation in professional industry conferences, seminars, and specialized programs both in North America and overseas provides up to date knowledge with regards to equipment technology, electronic surveillance devices and systems as well as TSCM related occurrences on a global level.
Waypoint Counter Surveillance provides an extensive range of operational experience and knowledge required for the many aspects of professional TSCM service operations. We utilize a wide variety of techniques and methods both standard and proprietary, integrated with sophisticated equipment resources to help counter the many types of technical, non-technical, internal and external surveillance and intelligence gathering threats that exist.
Our professional operating policy and ethical standards ensure complete objectivity and confidentiality with all of our customers. We are committed to high-quality services, free from misinformation and false promises with a commitment to providing effective solutions.
Rick has 20 years of experience dedicated to providing Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM), electronic debugging, wiretap detection and counterintelligence related services at all threat levels for government, law enforcement, large corporations, medium, and small business and individuals as well as in support of protective operations. Rick has a federal security/criminal clearance as well as regional police criminal clearances.
Training includes Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM) and tactical TSCM sweep operations, executive protection and operations management, investigations, advanced surveillance, and information security. Previous experience includes more than 15 years in the private sector at the management level working in corporate environments and dealing with business intelligence issues. Working experience also includes conducting surveillance operations and protective assignments including corporate shareholder events, as Lead Investigator during labour dispute operations, site security management and overseeing security requirements for entertainment industry artists and events.
Rick is responsible for the Equipment Sales Division, handling all government, law enforcement, and security-related requirements and projects on a national and international level as well as managing advanced TSCM and counterintelligence related service operations. Rick has also provided TSCM service, awareness and equipment training for government and commercial clients.
Rick has performed SECRET Level facility TSCM services for classified government events with government technical personnel and has coordinated TSCM services surrounding events including the G20 summit. Rick participates in ongoing research and development projects for TSCM equipment resources as well as the research and testing of both current and developing intelligence-related technologies.
Rick is an active partner in the ongoing development of the highly advanced, industry-leading RadioInspector TSCM/SIGINT RF spectrum monitoring, detection and analysis software application, including receiver system and integration development projects, software feature testing and evaluation, development of the English Operator Manual and is responsible for the design and manufacture of the receiver modules as part of the Wi-Fi Inspector analysis system.
In addition, Rick has advanced wilderness survival certification training and has participated in and provided field aid assistance during numerous overnight outdoor survival training simulations. Rick was an active on-site survival consultant for both seasons 1 and 2 of the television series “Survive This” with Les Stroud and works in partnership with WSC Survival School Inc. to facilitate emergency preparedness training to executives, businesses and corporate organizations.