Robert A. Hopes, CPP
Director - Special Projects
Robert is Summit’s Director of Special Projects. He is responsible for planning, implementing, and directing various company-wide projects. He works with Summit clients to strengthen business relationships, and he works closely with the Sales & Marketing team to develop new business.
Robert has over 30 years of law enforcement and security management experience. He co-owned and operated a security and investigations company for almost a decade before assuming an executive management role at a local security services provider. He began his career with the New York City Police Department, serving as a Detective. During his tenure with the NYPD, Robert received a number of awards and citations, including the NYPD Chief of Detectives Achievement Award.
He is a New York State General Security Guard Instructor and holds a Bachelor’s degree from Long Island University. Robert is a Certified Protection Professional (CPP).