Who We Are



Our Core Values

  • BEING CUSTOMER-CENTRIC: Our customers are our lifeblood. Our goal every day is to ensure their businesses and homes are happy, thriving, and successful.
  • CREATING THE HIGHEST STANDARD: Through integrity and personal responsibility, every CGS team member does more than meet the standard; they set the standard.
  • FINDING A BETTER WAY: As a constantly growing company, we are accustomed to flexibility. We are devoted to finding the best way forward in everything we do. We encourage our teams to bring ideas to change the industry for the better.
  • GROWING TOGETHER: Everyone has equal access to training and development opportunities. Everyone is respected. Everyone has a voice.

Our Story

Cascadia Global Security, Inc. (CGS) is a veteran-owned security company based in Seattle, WA and San Antonio, TX offering services across the country. Our experience working at client facilities on a national, regional, and local basis is unparalleled by any other company in the industry. Our love for our work and care for our clients is demonstrated by our #54 rank on the 2022 Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies and #4 rank on the 2023 Vet100 list of fastest-growing veteran-owned companies. We service clients both large and small across the United States, providing security for sites from retail stores to sensitive government buildings.

CGS now operates with branch offices across the country. With over 700 team members, CGS services local, regional, and national clients with consistent and dedicated team members, and a full management team in each region.

Our combined management team offers more years than we can reasonably count of private security, military, and police experience. Every CGS Director from Sales to Operations, Corporate Development to Training, offers a minimum of 5 years of private security management experience with an average of 10+ years in the military or law enforcement.

When you choose CGS, you are partnering with a company that walks the talk about client service. Your needs and expectations become our sole priority. We strive every day for 100% customer satisfaction. That is why we offer:

  • Consistent and reliable service,
  • 24/7 access to CGS management support,
  • Trained, licensed, and professional Security Officers dedicated to their craft and proud of their customer service abilities,
  • 24/7 Security Officer support from our National Support Center dispatch and operations team,
  • Innovative and cost-effective solutions including robotic security patrols, and
  • A dedicated Account Manager (Operations Deputy) to further your objectives.

Executive Team

Joshua C. Harris

Founder and Chairman

Prior to founding Cascadia, Josh deployed with Special Forces to support Operation Inherent Resolve as an Army Interrogator and Chinese Linguist. Josh attended the University of Maryland and Villanova University for degrees in, respectively, Finance and Law.

Rory O'Flaherty


Rory has served as Cascadia's President since 2019. With 30 years of executive experience in banking, commercial lending, staffing, and management consulting, Rory leads from the front in growing Cascadia's vision.