Wednesday, March 17, 1999Name: Robert A. Flating
Position: Manager, retail loss division, Safeguard Services Inc.
First job: Graduation services, Akron, Ohio
Favorite pastimes: Golf, cooking
Robert A. Flating will head operations for a new retail loss control division at Safeguard Services Inc.
at Safeguard Services
"Safeguard's services will now range from one-time staff audits and advice on upgrading security equipment, to helping a retailer set up a loss control program, on through to continuous program monitoring," Flating said.
He also hopes to offer special workshops on loss control for retail merchants.
Flating has 25 years in loss prevention, including 18 years at Liberty House where he established and ran a loss-prevention program for stores in Hawaii and Guam.
Flating also worked as division security manager for Fedmart Corp. in San Diego and as a special agent for the Emporium department store in San Francisco. He earned a bachelor's degree in psychology from California State University, Fullerton.
By Jerry Tune, Star-Bulletin