HSS Announces Christopher Hopkins, C.M. as Vice President of Aviation and Government Services
June 15, 2021
DENVER, CO – Christopher Hopkins, C.M. has been named Vice President of Aviation and Government Services for HSS, a company specializing in managed security services in both physical and virtual high-risk since 1967. In this position, Mr. Hopkins will be responsible for providing leadership and growing the Aviation and Government Services section of HSS to increase contracts and personnel; develop methods and means to build and strengthen name recognition for HSS in the industry; and provide industry subject matter expertise in day-to-day operations. He began his new position on June 7, 2021.
Mr. Hopkins brings more than twenty years of industry experience in aviation, security, business finance, contract negotiations and public safety. Most recently, he worked for Falken Dynamix Corporation, a developer of electric engine retrofits, as Chief Business Officer and Chief Operating Officer. Previously he was Chief Operating Officer for Wings Over the Rockies – Exploration of Flight, a nonprofit campus that exposes people to the world of aerospace. Mr. Hopkins has also worked for and owned security businesses for more than 10 years.
“I am excited about the opportunity to work with the professional HSS teams to lead the expansion of their security product to more airports and government facilities,” said Mr. Hopkins. “Since the creation of HSS in 1967, the company has enjoyed a solid reputation in the security community. In 2021 and the future, look for the HSS brand to support airports across the United States and beyond.”
Mr. Hopkins earned his bachelor’s degree in Accountancy/Criminology/International Studies from the University of South Florida. He is a Certified Member (C.M.) of the American Association of Airport Executives.