Kevin Coffey

Travel and Meeting Risk Consultant

Kevin is a leading resource for meeting risk avoidance and response techniques. Kevin is a personal safety coach, author, and has a unique background as a highly decorated detective with the Los Angeles Police Department. He has personally investigated crimes committed against travelers and meeting attendees at LAX Airport and surrounding hotels and conference centers. It’s his investigative work with the LAPD that launched Kevin’s passion for protecting those who travel and attend meetings. He now consultants with corporate and association clients in travel and meeting risk training, the writing of related policies and procedures, as well as meeting risk program assessments.

A frequent presenter at MPI, GBTA, and SITE events, he’s also been featured on CNN, FOX News, ABC’s 20/20, The Today Show, Good Morning America, The Travel Channel, and Oprah. He is also the author of “Traveler Beware: An Undercover Cop’s Guide to Avoiding Pickpockets, Laptop Theft, & Travel Scams.”