The Obama Campaign selected Universal Security to oversee security operations at their Chicago Headquarters

In February of 2007 Senator Barack Obama began his bid for the 2008 Presidency. As one of its first orders of business the Obama Campaign set up a campaign headquarters in an expansive 33,000 square of office space primarily located the 11th floor of 233 N. Michigan Avenue in Chicago, one of the most prestigious and elite addresses in the world.



Thank you letter from Candidate Obama

As with all presidential candidates, security at the headquarters was a paramount concern. This is why the Obama Campaign trusted Universal Security to oversee all security operations at the location. With more than twenty years in the security administration business Universal Security was well suited for the job.

Universal Security performed the following services for the Obama Campaign:

  • Comprehensive Security Consulting
  • Employee Background Checks
  • Full Time Security Staffing
  • Bug Sweeping
  • Perimeter Management
  • Emergency Evacuation Procedures
  • Building Security Integration and Cooperation
  • Coordination with Chicago Police Department Activities