Brad Bonnell Expert Witness
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Premises Liability and Security

Specialty Focus: Hotel Safety and Security, Inadequate/Negligent Security, Risk Management, Fraud Risk Management, Crisis Management,

Education: BS, Criminology, Florida State University

Years in Practice: 3

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 5


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Brad Bonnell possess 26 years of experience with progressive responsibilities in the field of hospitality safety and security. He also possess 15 years of law enforcement experience as a criminal investigator. As VP of Loss Prevention for Extended Stay America Hotels Brad served for a period of 7 years as an executive director responsible for the strategic development of a comprehensive security function for 600 company owned and manage properties. As the Global Director of Security for the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), Brad was for 19 years responsible for protecting the Group's business strategy, brand reputation and assets from security breaches and associated threats through the development and implementation of operational security, safety and counter fraud programs supporting 4,700 IHG branded hotels operating in 100 countries. During his law enforcement career, Brad served as: Chief of Staff, Georgia State Patrol Internal Affairs Investigator, Georgia State Patrol Special Agent, Georgia Bureau of Investigation Special Agent, US Army Criminal Investigation Command Special Agent, Office of the Inspector General, TVA Deputy/Detective Whitfield County Sheriff's Department, Dalton, Ga Professional affiliations include: The American Hotel Lodging Association, Hospitalitylawyer.com, the International Association of Professional Security Consultants and the US State Department Overseas Security Advisory Council.