About the Author

William A. Alford LPC, CFE

William A. "Bill" Alford is president of International Lighthouse Group, a risk management firm specializing in the identification and prevention of risks, threats, and liabilities that affect the retail industry. Prior to establishing his consulting business, he held LP management positions with several major retailers over a twenty-year period. Alford is a certified fraud examiner, a member of the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics, and the 2005 chair of the Retail Loss Prevention Council of ASIS International. He is a nationally recognized speaker and consultant and the author of numerous articles on LP in the retail sector.

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