Anthony F. Varchetto, Co-Founder and President of Blue Star Security, Ltd., has over 20 years of law enforcement experience and is currently a Sergeant with the Chicago Police Department’s Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) task force.
Over the course of his extensive law enforcement career – which has included assignments to specialized units such as gang, tactical and narcotics – Anthony has developed expertise in risk assessments, investigations and supply chain security. He is also both a licensed private security contractor and a licensed private detective in the state of Illinois and holds a bachelor’s degree in Public Safety Management from Calumet College of St. Joseph.
As the President of Blue Star Security, Anthony oversees the company’s day-to-day field operations as well as administrative tasks, including licensing, insurance and compliance procedures. He believes in building trusted client relationships and communicates regularly with all clients to ensure that they’re consistently receiving the finest security services in the industry.
Jeffrey T. Salvetti is the co-founder and partner of Blue Star Security, Ltd. Jeff was born and raised in Chicago, graduated from DePaul University in 2000 and became a Chicago police officer in 2005. Jeff is also a licensed private security contractor and licensed private detective in the state of Illinois. In January 2020, he retired from the Chicago Police Department after 15 years of service to focus his efforts on continuing the growth of the business.
Currently, Jeff holds the positions of Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Blue Star Security and oversees all back office and financial operations for the company. Jeff’s daily duties include maintaining and analyzing the general ledger, ensuring the integrity and accuracy of account reconciliations and financial statements, managing the annual insurance audit, analyzing balance sheets and income statements, handling payroll, and providing financial support to various Blue Star Security departments so they can continue to operate as effectively and efficiently as possible.
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