John Venturo is the current owner and CEO of Titan Global, LLC, a New York based national security provider. Titan is a well known industry leader with extensive experience in all aspects of security operations and emergency preparedness planning. Mr. Venturo cofounded Titan Global in the Spring of 2008 with his longtime business partner, Matthew P. Stanton. Under the direction and leadership of Mr. Venturo, Titan Global went from a startup concept company to a rapidly growing multi-million dollar a year industry giant.
Mr. Venturo is a retired Suffolk County Police Officer & Search and Rescue Pilot, with a combined 24 years of law enforcement experience. Prior to his appointment as a Police Officer/Pilot, Mr. Venturo was assigned to the SCPD Highway Patrol Bureau, and 5th Precinct Patrol Section. Mr. Venturo has had the unique experience of serving with several distinguished law enforcement agencies, including the East Hampton Town Police Department, the Town of Islip Harbor Police, and the New York City Police Department (NYPD). While serving with these departments, Mr. Venturo consistently distinguished himself as a top performer and a valued Field Training Officer, being frequently assigned to mentor and train new officers.
Mr. Venturo is also a former member of the United States Naval Reserve. During his time in the Navy, he was assigned to the Navy and Marine Corps Reserve Center (NMRC), located in Amityville, New York. While assigned to NMRC Amityville, Mr. Venturo helped support and augment both the USS Detroit (AOE-4) and USS Pensacola (LSD-38.) After completing his reserve obligation and earning a commission, Mr. Venturo joined the New Your State Guard (Army Division), a component of the Armed Forces of the State of New York. Mr. Venturo was initially tasked with the position of Intelligence Officer (S-2), assigned to the 14th Brigade, 142 Regiment of the New York Guard. As the S-2, Mr. Venturo worked closely with state and county municipalities regarding emergency management, counterterrorism, and disaster preparedness intelligence.
Mr. Venturo is currently enrolled in Penn State World Campus, where he is pursuing a Master of Professional Studies in Homeland Security & Counterterrorism.