NALI Virtual Training 2023

Jim Nanos

Identifying Your Customer Base and Marketing to Them

JIM NANOS IS A RETIRED DETECTIVE & SERGEANT WORKING 28 YEARS WITH THE WILDWOOD N.J. POLICE DEPARTMENT. HIS DUTIES INCLUDED HEADING THE DEPARTMENTS JUVENILE UNIT AND TOURISM POLICING SQUAD SUPERVISING A 24 MAN UNIT.

JIM WAS ASSIGNED TO THE PROSECUTORS OFFICE AS AN UNDERCOVER NARCOTICS AGENT AND OVERSAW SOME OF THE COUNTIES LARGEST NARCOTICS INVESTIGATIONS.

HE ALSO WAS DETAILED TO THE NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY AND PREPAREDNESS AS A COUNTER-TERRORISM INVESTIGATOR POST 9/11 AND WAS IN CHARGE OF THE SOUTHERN PORTION OF NEW JERSEY’S C/T EFFORTS.

JIM IS ALSO A 22 YEAR VETERAN RESERVIST OF THE U.S. COAST GUARD ASSIGNED AS A CRIMINAL INVESTIGATOR FOR THE COAST GUARD INVESTIGATIVE SERVICE AND IS A CHIEF PETTY OFFICE – E-7. JIM WAS DEPLOYED THREE TIMES POST 9-11: SIX MONTHS TO GROUND ZERO, THE DAY AFTER THE ATTACK; SIX MONTHS TO CAMP X-RAY-GUANTANAMO BAY CUBA; AND SIX MONTHS OVERSEAS AS PART OF OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM. IN HIS POSITION WITH THE COAST GUARD, JIM HAS ALSO BEEN TASKED WITH OVERSEEING PORT SECURITY FUNCTIONS AND IN 2009 WAS AWARDED INVESTIGATOR OF THE YEAR FOR DEVELOPING AND HANDLING A CLASSIFIED INVESTIGATION.

JIM IS THE OWNER OF APPLE INVESTIGATIONS & CONSULTING FORMED IN 2009. APPLE PRESENTLY SUPPORTS SEVERAL LARGE NEW JERSEYS BASED LAW FIRMS. APPLE INVESTIGATIONS IS BEST KNOWN FOR EXPERTISE IN SURVEILLANCE OPERATIONS AND HAS BEEN FEATURED ON SEGMENTS OF 20/20, AMERICA TONIGHT AND SEVERAL NATIONAL TRADE MAGAZINES AND PODCASTS.

JIM HAS SPOKEN AND PRESENTED AT MANY CONFERENCES AND CONVENTIONS AND HAS BEEN A CONTRIBUTOR TO MANY NEWSPAPERS AND MAGAZINES AND HAS BEEN RECOGNIZED AS AN EXPERT IN THE FIELD OF SURVEILLANCE.

JIM IS THE PRESIDENT OF THE NEW JERSEY LICENSED PRIVATE INVESTIGATORS ASSOCIATION AND HAS ALSO HELD SEVERAL OTHER BOARD POSITIONS.

JIM RESIDES IN SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY AND HAS TWO ADULT DAUGHTERS BOTH OF WHOM ARE SCHOOL TEACHERS AND HAVE THANKFULLY FOLLOWED ONLY A SMALL NUMBER OF THEIR DADS LIFE SUGGESTIONS!