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Rick Harrington

About Us

Rick Harrington is the Founder and President of Absolute Protection and Security Services. Mr. Harrington provides consulting and advisory services to Absolute current and prospective clients. He also provides onsite personal management of physical and personal protection assignments and oversees the comprehensive security plans for each event or VIP visit. Mr. Harrington has provided executive protection for the last several years for the Chairman and CEO of a Fortune 500 company, traveling domestically and internationally to insure the safety of its leaders. Mr. Harrington was the Director of Security of the 2004 Republican National Convention held in New York City.

Prior to his corporate security career, Mr. Harrington had a rewarding twenty-year career with the United States Secret Service. Assigned to both protective and investigative duties, he was permanently assigned to President Clinton both in office and as a former President. He was also assigned on a permanent basis to former President Reagan in California. Mr. Harrington has conducted security advances, provided detailed security risk and threat assessment and written and enacted security plans throughout his career in the security industry.

Mr. Harrington graduated from Northeastern University with a degree in Criminal Justice. He worked as a Criminal Investigator in the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office in Boston through college.