At Cervlon, we help our clients anticipate, prepare for, and build capabilities to navigate today's complex, risk­-filled corporate environment.

Headquartered in the Baltimore - Washington Metropolitan area, Cervlon LLC consults with clients across the region. We are a premier security advisory firm focused on providing our clients with best-in-class security performance improvement techniques, cutting-edge security technology solutions, and risk-mitigating strategies for the improvement of business processes.

 

We deliver leading solutions for creating a robust security environment with advisory services that include threat assessments, policy review, and development, and strategic planning. We bring extensive experience and professionalism to every partnership and customize our support to your individual needs and concerns.

 

To keep pace with our clients' most critical problems, Cervlon provides high-level consultation on a wide variety of technical and organizational know-how to provide cost-efficient, mission-specific solutions.

Get in touch with us to set up a confidential consultation, or use the contact form at the bottom of this page to inquire whether our services are right for you and/or your organization.

Our Team

Walter R. Simmons

FOUNDER | Principal Consultant

From working at the prestigious Columbia University to leading innovative teams for Johns Hopkins Medicine and Johns Hopkins University, Walter has amassed almost 30 years of Corporate Security expertise in organizational development, assessing security infrastructure 

vulnerabilities, analyzing and mitigating risk, studying and analyzing workflow processes and employing innovative, cost-saving business operations solutions.

Walter possesses expert knowledge in assessing program/process maturity, developing, designing and deploying "Best Practice" security practices and setting strategic direction to create global learning ecosystems that support the building of organized and high-performing teams. 

Education

JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY

M.S., Organizational Leadership

JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY

B.S.,Management

CORNELL UNIVERSITY

Johnson Graduate School of Management

Executive Leadership

STANFORD UNIVERSITY

Enterprise Risk Management

Board Certification

CERTIFIED PROTECTION PROFESSIONAL (CPP®)

ASIS

Certifications

LEAN SIX SIGMA

Green Belt 

Purdue University

Activities & Affiliations

ASIS 

Member

IAHSS

Member

IAPSC

Member

EVERWISE

Business Mentor

About Us

Contact Us

3351 Corridor Marketplace, 400-49

Laurel, Maryland 20724

443-812-1500

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Cervlon is a premier security advisory firm that provides a comprehensive collection of physical security, process improvement and risk-mitigation solutions that help our clients assess the maturity of their security programs and systems with the goal of achieving operational readiness to mitigate risks, meet regulatory compliance and improve their overall security programs. Our team of specialists help to define the actual problem, develop a client-accepted Concept of Operations (CONOPS), conduct an assessment and study to ultimately identify threats and risks to the organization. We provide solutions that include the development, design and deployment of improved PEOPLE, PROCESSES and TECHNOLOGY to create a safer and more successful organization. From security workforce analysis and workflow analysis to policy review to risk and compliance consulting, to full-scale physical security assessments, we offer everything that organizations need to plan, build and run more successful security programs.