Rodney W. Brown
Mr. Brown served 16 years with the U.S. Navy. He was a Navy SEAL (graduate of the Basic Underwater Demolitions/SEAL (BUD/S) class 227). Mr. Brown is a human intelligence specialist and a graduate of the military human intelligence operations course Advanced Special Operations Techniques III (ASOT III). He is a trained Navy SEAL sniper. While in Afghanistan, Mr. Brown received a Bronze Star and Joint Service Commendation Medals with Valor devices for his actions in combat. Mr. Brown also has conducted special operations training for the militaries of Afghanistan, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman, Kuwait, and the United Arab Emirates.
Stacey E. Blau
Stacey worked ten years at the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) primarily focused on clandestine human intelligence collection. She is a graduate of the CIA’s Field Tradecraft Course, its paramilitary course, and several advanced surveillance courses. Ms. Blau worked overseas in Warsaw, Riga, and Tbilisi. She speaks expert Russian and Polish; she is proficient in Spanish and French. Ms. Blau is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), where she majored in mathematics and computer science.
Company Mission Statement
Our backgrounds in the Navy SEALs, CIA, and greater special operations and intelligence communities bring expertise and discretion to our clients and their toughest, most sensitive problems and training needs so that each client can focus on its core mission with confidence and without distractions.
Stacey Blau and Rodney Brown started 5326 Consultants, Inc. in October 2010. The "5326" in the company name is a reflection of the Rodney's Navy SEAL roots; "5326" is the Navy's personnel code for enlisted Navy SEALs. The company has been focused on security and investigations since its inception, and its client base has grown from its military and government clients to encompass corporate and individual clients seeking its ethical, precise, and discreet services and training. The company is based in Miami Beach.
“The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit.
The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.