Armored Things, a Boston-based startup developing physical security and operations software, announced today that it has appointed Kevin Davis as the new Chief Security Officer.

Kevin Davis brings with him years of leadership experience and knowledge of the field of public safety. As the Chief Security Officer at Armored Things, Kevin will be responsible for overseeing the development and implementation of Armored Things' security solutions.

Prior to joining Armored Things, Kevin led the Baltimore Police Department as its 39th Police Commissioner. His experience includes serving as the Police Chief for the Anne Arundel County, Maryland Police Department and Assistant Police Chief for the Prince George's County, Maryland Police Department.

"Armored Things is leaning into the future of public safety and I'm proud to be a part of a talented team dedicated to keeping people and places safe," Davis said. "Their cutting-edge software solution breaks down technology silos and delivers police officers and security professionals real-time situational awareness that affords first responders and their leadership evidence-based information to make better decisions."

Over the course of his career, Kevin has also held positions on the Board of Directors for the International Association of Chiefs of Police, Vice-Chair of the Maryland Police Training and Standards Commission, First Vice President of the Maryland Chiefs of Police Association and member of Maryland Governor Larry Hogan's Justice Reinvestment Oversight Board.

Kevin is a graduate of the FBI National Academy and FBI National Executive Institute. He also holds a master's degree in Management from Johns Hopkins University and a bachelor's degree in English from Towson University.

"We are excited to have Kevin on our team and look forward to leveraging his expertise to help guide us forward," said Julie Johnson, President of Armored Things. "Given his extensive experience in the field of public safety, we believe that Kevin will be a critical asset to our team moving into our next phase of growth."

About Armored Things

Headquartered in Boston, Armored Things is a startup developing physical security and operations software. Armored Things enables security personnel to gain insight into their operations so that they can make smarter and safer decisions in real-time. Armored Things is changing the way security personnel interact with their data and helps solve the major challenges facing the ever-evolving security landscape.