Lofton Security Service announces promotion of Matthew Bailey to Director of Security Operations

April 1, 2022

Lofton Corporation, July 22, 2022:  Lofton Security Service, Inc., a division of The Lofton Corporation, is proud to announce the promotion of Matthew Bailey to Director of Security Operations.  Matthew began his career with Lofton Security in 1998 as an EMT/Security Officer at one of Lofton’s valued clients. Two years later, he was promoted to a Field Supervisor position where he was asked to perform client site inspections across the Greater Baton Rouge area. In 2001, Matthew accepted the influential role of Site Supervisor for one of Lofton Security’s premier clients.  Matthew was once again promoted two years later to a management position overseeing all of Lofton’s Field Supervisors across the Greater Baton Rouge area. From 2003 until now, Matthew has continued to excel, being promoted four more times and taking on more responsibility at each stop on his career path. His industry knowledge and expertise, his ability to understand his clients’ security needs and execute the delivery of that service, as well as his ability to identify, train, and coach Security Officers has been the core of Matthew’s evolution to his latest promotion.

Matthew’s development of long standing business relationships has been instrumental in the delivery of high quality service to the Lofton Security Service clientele. “Matthew has had an excellent career with Lofton and, given his 24 years of experience, he has a high level of expertise in the security industry. He has not only been an exceptional employee, but he has also grown into an effective and strong leader,” says Bart Lofton, Co-President of Lofton Staffing & Security Services. “We congratulate Matthew on his promotion and look forward to working with him for many years to come.”

About Lofton Services

Founded in 1979 by Tommy Lofton, Lofton Services has grown from a small staffing firm to a full-service workforce solutions corporation with consulting, staffing, security, energy, and medical staffing services. Lofton has twelve offices throughout Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas and Mississippi with its corporate headquarters located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  Lofton specializes in partnering with clients to continuously develop their business through the recruitment and retention of the top talent in their respective industries.  Lofton provides its clients the flexibility of utilizing employees on a full-time or interim basis, thus increasing the operational effectiveness of their clients’ business.