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About APEX

Apex definition: the highest point

Goal: To be the premier risk consulting firm in Florida. 

Mission:  Serving others to protect their most vital assets, their people and property.

We work hand in hand with clients to mitigate the myriad risks in today's volatile world.










Clients include multiple Fortune 500 firms which Apex discreetly works with by protecting our relationship and their information.

Apex's Principal is Kyle Vowinkel, a certified FBI negotiator, who also served on the US government’s premier counterterrrorism team, the elite FBI Hostage Rescue Team (HRT).

"Kyle is one of only a handful of people in the entire government to serve and distinguish himself on two USG National level assets; CNU and the Department of Justice's premier unit, the FBI Hostage Rescue Team (HRT)."  Neil W. Darnell, FBI HRT Unit Chief, retired.


Kyle graduated West Point and served five years as an Airborne Ranger qualified officer in the First Cavalry Division. He has a master’s degree in criminal justice. He served 24 years as an FBI Special Agent, serving in Los Angeles, Washington, DC, Quantico, FBI Headquarters, and Miami.

Apex employees have numerous decades of experience successfully navigating numerous national events as well as planning security operations at the Olympics, the Super Bowl, the World Cup, and Formula 1 race.  Apex leverages their expertise to provide critical insights to improve client's abilities to manage risk and weather any storm.

Apex utilizes a custom team of former distinguished military and law enforcement officers specialized to each client's needs. We provide concrete risk mitigation strategies for businesses to lower their risk profile and enable them to conduct business effectively and efficiently.

Apex employees worked with multiple foreign and domestic government entities, from Eastern Asia to the Middle East to Africa and Europe, including high-risk deployments with Special Mission Units to Southwest Asia, including Iraq & Afghanistan.

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