Gerard Quinlan

Q2 Solutions LLC is led by Gerard Quinlan, a proven leader, project manager, and risk management professional. Board certified by the American Society of Industrial Security (ASIS) as a Certified Protection Professional (CPP) and Physical Security Professional (PSP), Gerard has been conducting threat, vulnerability, and security assessments for over 18 years. Since establishing Q2 Solutions in 2010, he has led teams in the conduct of security assessments of corporate sites, retail business store fronts, schools, multi-tenant office buildings, and manufacturing facilities. Mr. Quinlan has also led executive protection details providing services for corporate leaders, investment fund managers, threatened high-value persons, and retired foreign dignitaries. Prior to standing up Q2 Solutions, Gerard served 21 years in the U.S. Navy where he served in three combat zones and worked in 24 different countries. He has an established record of successfully leading projects, effectively managing contingencies, and protecting people and assets. Gerard’s formal education includes a Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting and Master’s in Management.


  • Honesty and Commitment are the best business practices. They are our core values and the only way Q2 Solutions does business.
  • People are the most important business asset and ensuring their protection involves personal commitment. With Q2 Solutions LLC, every job is personal; every job is treated like we are one of the hiring organization’s stakeholders.
  • Quality beats Quantity. Many measures, plans, or concepts may be a solution, but do they really make sense based upon internal and external operations, limitations, and constraints. Q2 Solutions LLC is committed to providing realistic, practical solutions that can be implemented based upon your organization's operations and environmental factors.

Company Specifics

  • Organized and Registered: California
  • Organization Type: Limited Liability Company
  • Status: Certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB)
    Certified California Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise
  • Year Established: 2010
  • Private Patrol Operator License Number: 17686
  • Insurance: Insured to the Industry Standard. Certificate of Liability Insurance available upon request
  • Federal Employer Identification Number (EIN) available upon request
  • DUNS (Data Universal Numbering System) Number: 036907998
  • CAGE (Commercial and Government Entity) Code: 6L9L3
  • Member American Society of Industrial Security