Live Scan Services

Now Offering Live Scan Services!

Now Offering Live Scan Services

Live Scan Fingerprinting services are now being offered at our Palm Desert Office
Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm. Walk-ins are welcome.
**After hours and Weekend Service is available by appointment.**

Have us come to you!

Our Mobile Team can bring this service to your business, group, school or residence for the utmost in service & convenience.
Call 760-834-2662 for information
or to schedule your appointment, click the options below! 
Office Live Scan Appointment

Click Here to Schedule a Live Scan Appointment at our office!

Schedule Your Live Scan Appointment Online!
Mobile Live Scan Service

CLICK HERE to schedule a Mobile Live Scan Service appointment!

Traffic & Crowd Control Officers

Traffic & Crowd Control Officers




Welcome to

Bower Events Inc.






Bower has been supplying event personnel and staff management to companies like yours since 1990. We understand our client’s need to supply excellent service to the end-line client or consumer while presenting a proper image. Bower dispatches its personnel on a talent-to-task method, ensuring your event has the proper personnel to be successful.

We succeed only when we meet the needs and exceed the expectations of our clients. We set the highest standards of service with passion, integrity and quality, striving for excellence in the people we employ and the services we provide. We encourage diversity and empower our people to maximize their potential by utilizing their unique personality and cultural experiences.

Bower Events Inc. operates as a tightly connected, professionally proficient unit from hiring and assignment, to deployment and completion. As a collaborative security team, we reinforce excellence in the employees and services we provide for our clients. As a local company, we reinforce excellence in accessibility for security to the entire community.

Key Services Offered :



Fans & Attendees Protected



Special Events Secured



Officers Employed



Happy Clients…and Counting!



Years of Service


Bower Events Professional Memberships
Proud Members of NSC4
Bower Events is a Proud Member of Several Local Chambers of Commerce



Bower Events Inc. closely partners with people. businesses, corporations, universities, event-management companies, diplomatic and political figures and many other types of clients – from near and afar. Together, we develop quality programs to meet your specific requirements and security needs. Bower Events Inc. has effectively provided security, management and consulting services throughout the United States, Mexico and China. Wherever there is a need for professional, specialized security services.





COMMUNICATION IS KEY - We're Ready When You Are

COMMUNICATION IS KEY – We’re Ready When You Are

The Importance of Communication cannot be overstated.

At Bower, we excel in continued open communications.



Professional, efficient and effective,

it’s how Bower does business!

TEAMWORK Makes A Good Event Great!

TEAMWORK Makes A Good Event Great!

The team includes Bower management, event security

and staff working in partnership with the client,

toward the common goal.

The Bower Way

With decades of experience supported by the knowledge and expertise of our management team, support staff and on-site security officers, we have developed a comprehensive system for delivering quality service. We call our approach to excellence “THE BOWER WAY”.

Our Unmatched Force – Our PEOPLE!

 Bower Events seeks only skillful, qualified and incisive candidates ready to properly represent our Company and YOU, our client. We also embrace our professionals’ unique personal and cultural backgrounds and experiences, utilizing them to create a strong, diverse team – a team we call the BOWER FAMILY! When clients partner with Bower, we all function as a complete unit dedicated to providing security for individuals, property, communities and our lives.

Training – Solid Results though the Best Training

 Prior to employment with Bower, each prospective officer candidate must pass a detailed screening process. Employees then undergo a training program that includes formal and informal classes on security and patrol functions, report writing, radio communications, risk management and many others. Prior to assignment, officers are trained on specific duties and post orders unique to each client.


We carefully evaluate each employee for specific skills, character features and personality traits to ensure a highly compatible relationship with individual client needs. Bower believes in comprehensive, robust training that nurtures highly motivated employees, making us one of the most sought-after companies to work for in the security industry today.

Resort and Hospitality Security


Industrial & Commercial

Create a safe, secure and compliant work environment with trained security personnel from Bower.

Agriculture & Farming

Peace of mind comes from ensuring your Land, Equipment and Product are protected by the Bower Team.

Construction & Building

Bower can decrease downtime on your project by minimizing theft and damage with protection from officers 24/7, including monitoring from in-field supervisors.

Event Security Officers

Uniformed officers assigned to Bag Check, Magnetometers, Wanding and Crowd Control can have a tremendous impact on event security.

Executive and Asset Protection Agents

From lives and property, Red Carpets to Airport Runways, Bower’s Elite Protection team has you and your assets covered.

Management & Consulting

Put Bower’s decades of knowledge to work for your event and ensure your security plan is complete and properly executed.

In Today’s World Security Is Paramount,

No One Can Afford Failure!

Security Consulting

The professionals at Bower have the experience and expertise necessary in developing and implementing security and emergency plans, policies and procedures for your development, project or event. Security assessments, surveys and investigations are all a part of the necessary steps and are conducted with the utmost professionalism. These efforts result in the Best Practices for your specific needs.

Security Management

Many clients find that the responsibility and management of a security plan for their project is more than they want to or are able to take on and those clients contact Bower. We develop our services to best support your specific needs regardless of the size or type of your project or event.

Uniformed Security Personnel

Staffing an event is often the most stressful and time consuming aspect of event security. From security guards, security supervisors, plain clothes and armed security, baggage screeners, ushers and more. Bower can provide the staff you need to meet your demands..

Sporting Events

Whether it is Tennis, Golf, Basketball, Bower’s security management consultants can provide you with a professional Security, Emergency and Operations Plan for your venue, event or facility.

Concerts and Festivals

Concerts, Festivals and Fairs present their own unique security risks and challenges. At Bower, more than 27 years of festival experience has prepared us to meet these challenges in whatever capacity required by the client or event.

Corporate & Private Parties

Private parties and corporate events demand extreme professionalism and special care to ensure a safe environment. Nothing is more important than the security and protection of people.


Richard Bower
Ron Ayala
Security Consultant
Steve Mistriel
Director of Operations
Mike Green
Security Consultant

Richard comes from a background of Southern California law enforcement and private investigations throughout California as well as event security management nationwide. Richard started his professional law enforcement and security career in 1984 with the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department and has maintained a position in law enforcement, private investigation and executive management positions in the security industry for the last 28 years.


Richard still serves as security director/consultant for the second largest tennis tournament in the country, the BNP Paribas Open and numerous other professional ATP/WTA Tennis events and PGA Golf events throughout the country.


Richard has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business and Management from the University of Redlands and an Associates of Science in Administration of Justice. He is also a member of the American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS). Richard serves on several boards and participates in community services with a focus on youth and families.

Ron Ayala one of Bower Events Security Consultants. He has more than thirty-eight years experience in Law Enforcement and the Special Event Security industry. Ron is a security consultant who provides on-site security, coordination and supervision for most of the company’s major sporting and cultural events, such as PGA golf tournaments, ATP and WTA Tennis tournaments, festivals, music concerts and art festivals.


Ron brings years of experience and knowledge in dealing with ethnic street gangs to sound recording pirates to international terrorists, which enables him to enhance the Bower Events reputation as a national resource specializing in major sporting and cultural events both domestically and internationally.


Ron specializes in Red Carpet Events/Celebrity Protection and Player Protection for sporting events.

Steve has over 24 years in the Security and Law Enforcement arenas. Steve provides organizational, logistical, event support, field and personnel and operations management for Bower.

Steve has served in the security industry in private, commercial, state and federal contract levels which has afforded him the expertise to facilitate a variety of client needs, with professionalism, integrity and confidence.


From basic uniformed security service to the provision of personal and executive protection services to numerous athletes, celebrities, government officials, and foreign and domestic dignitaries. This experience includes serving as Security Supervision in Patrol and Alarm Response Services, Physical Security at International Border Crossings and GSA Controlled Properties.


Steve’s background also includes tours of duty at two municipal police departments in the Imperial County which included a specialized detail assigned to the US Marshals Fugitive Recovery Unit.

Mike Green is one of Bower Events Security Consultants. With over 15 years working in the Bower Management Team, Mike is a trusted and experienced resource.


Mike possesses extensive knowledge of ATP and WTA security protocol worldwide. Mike is a hands-on Trainer and Management Consultant who travels both Nationally and Internationally to service the security needs of Bower clientele.


Locally, Mike leads teams of Bower Security Officers to ensure the safety and security of Patrons, Employees, Athletes and Artists at events such as The CareerBuilder Challenge Golf Tournament, The BNP Paribas Open Tennis Tournament, Coachella Music and Arts Festival and The Stagecoach Country Music Festival.


His private sector experience coupled with his law enforcement background make Mike an invaluable asset to the Bower Events Team and our clients.


Work for Bower Events

Are you a motivated security professional?


As the premier provider of security services in the Coachella Valley and throughout Southern California, Bower Events Inc. is always seeking highly motivated, qualified individuals to join and grow with our respected team. It is our diverse force of dedicated, capable employees that drives our success.

Bower is an equal opportunity employer. All of our security officers, event officers, armed officers, and field supervisors are licensed by the Sate of California and have passed background checks.

Bower Events Palm Desert Office
Bower Events is Now Hiring!

Join the Excitement of

Event Security


Bower Events is ALWAYS seeking
Licensed Security Professionals
Get on-board before the
2019 Event Season
and we’d love to have you join us!

Download an application

Or stop by our Palm Desert Office

Monday-Friday from 10am to 4pm to Apply!


Andre Agassi
Gabe Codding

“I wish to thank Bower for once again displaying a great level of excellence and professionalism as a company that provides such an important service for the Pacific Life Tennis Tournament in Indian Wells.” – Andre Agassi

“Thank you for your SUPERIOR SERVICE and attention to detail. Nicely done!!!” – Michael Taylor, Executive & Event Security Manager, Intel Corp

“I would personally like to thank Bower and your associates for an outstanding job. I was impressed with your professionalism, knowledge and the team assigned to our event”. – Gabe Codding, Kraft Nabisco Championship

City of Indian Wells

“Thanks so much Bower for all your help in providing outstanding service to our community…The Bower team speaks and treats us all with respect and we really appreciate it. We will continue to use Bower for all our upcoming events. Thanks Bower!”-Matt Garrison, Athletic Director, Desert Christian Academy

“It has been a pleasure working with Bower. They are hardworking and professional people”. – Mel Windsor, Personnel/Risk Director, City of Indian Wells

“I have used Bower Events for over 15 years and have found them to be the most reliable event and security service around. Bower Events has assisted our company with providing security at some of our smaller events to much larger events such as dignitary visits to our property and high profile celebrities. It’s been a privilege to work with them over the years!” – Greg Martin, Security Manager, Hyatt Regency Indian Wells

Clear Channel Communications

“Great Job. Everyone was happy with the service. Thanks for nailing it”. – Samson, Senior Director of Security, Goldenvoice

“Your team treated our guests and staff with dignity and respect…each member of your team ensured that the security for our event was world class”. – Richard C. Shadyac Jr., President & CEO ALSAC/St. Jude Children’s Hospital

“During my career in sports management, I have not worked with a more experienced, knowledgeable and dedicated company than Bower”. – Luke Langford, ClearChannel Communications


The Bower Events staff was professional, attentive and courteous to our attendees. They remained vigilant throughout the entire event …They pointed out problems as they arose so we could correct them in timely manner. I highly recommend Bower Events, they are excellent at providing physical security controls for a large event”. – Justin Howard, General Dynamics Mission Systems

“Whether it was a last minute request, a weeks long assignment, a request in the middle of Festival Season, or anything thrown there way, they have always responded with professionalism and the ability to meet the needs…whenever there was a concern or challenge, they responded immediately and provided excellent service. I will always go to Bower Events as my number one choice for any security related needs”. – Solomon Stewart, Director, Omni Resorts Rancho Las Palmas


“All services I have experienced from Bower have been the very best. Over the course of four years I have yet to witness a failure. They are always present and ready to change as needed for any reason. I would recommend them for any contract large or small…I recommend them for any security job you may be considering at any venue. Don’t miss the chance to do good for you company”. – Bob Robison, Director of Safety & Security, JW Marriott Desert Springs


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