About CSA


Cargo Security Alliance

Our Vision:

“Secure the global supply chain; expedite the flow of commerce”

Our Mission statement:

The Cargo Security Alliance provides tools, techniques, technologies and thought leadership in logistics security to mitigate risk and optimize cargo flow across the global air, sea and land supply chains

Our Value Proposition:

  • To provide our clients best practices solutions that meet or exceed US federal and international standards
  • To deliver operational efficiencies, increased customer service levels and other benefits that more than offset the costs of added security measures


John Adams

John Adams is an entrepreneur with a programming and financial background, as well as an interest in photography that included converting a room in his parent’s basement to a darkroom as a teenager. He has an MBA from Rutgers University in New Jersey, and started his career at First National State Bank of New Jersey in Newark, NJ. An interest in computers and programming developed at the bank led him to enroll at the Chubb Institute for Computer Technology in the mid 1980’s, where he graduated near the top of his class.

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Walt Beadling

Walt Beadling is a technology industry veteran with over 30 years of experience in the manufacturing and distribution industries and application expertise in Supply Chain Management (SCM), ERP/MRP, and Manufacturing Execution (MES) systems. Today he serves as President of the Cargo Security Alliance and Managing Partner of Cayuga Partners LLC, a firm providing Supply Chain Operations Planning, Optimization and Risk Management solutions.

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Erik Hoffer

Erik Hoffer is an inventor, entrepreneur, recognized expert and thought leader in the field of transportation and cargo security. He began his career in cargo security while serving in the U.S. military, receiving training and experience while conducting port and logistics operations in Vietnam. Today, he remains active in the field of military logistics security as a member of the

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Brian Tilma

Brian Tilma is the Director of Technology Development at Regiscope Digital Imaging Co., LLC. Brian has been with Regiscope since 2001 and has been the key director of software development for all of the company’s products. From the beginning, Brian has distinguished himself with his knowledge of complex computer software combined with a strong understanding of business needs and models.

It has been Brian’s constantly-expanding knowledge base that helped bring a unique, sophisticated, yet easy-to-use product to the market.

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