2023 United States Regional Meeting

We extend our appreciation to all our sponsors for their invaluable support during the 2023 US Regional Meeting. Special recognition goes to our esteemed gold sponsors, Brenda Beyersdoerfer from the Midwest region of the United States and Cynthia Hetherington from New Jersey.


Brenda Beyersdoerfer, the founder and owner of Quest Associates of Ohio, LLC, has established herself as a prominent figure in the investigative field. As the CII Regional Director for the central United States, Brenda's expertise and leadership have made a remarkable impact.

Cynthia Hetherington, a renowned expert in social media and research, has consistently shown immense generosity towards CII. Through her cyber investigations and training firm, the Hetherington Group, Cynthia has contributed significantly to the advancement of our organization.

We would also like to express our gratitude to El Dorado Insurance Agency based in Texas. With their specialization in insuring investigators and security professionals, they have proven to be a trusted partner for our industry. Contact Andy at [email protected] for a free quote and exceptional service.

Ajit Singh from India, the Managing Director of Hatfield Investigation Services Private Ltd, has graciously supported both the US Regional and European Regional meetings. His dedication to the investigative profession and global collaboration is commendable.

Francisco Marques, a bilingual (Hispanic) investigator, brings over 35 years of investigative and security experience to the profession, with a specialization in corporate and domestic investigations. Francisco's extensive international background, including 25 years in Spain, adds a unique perspective to our community.

Jim Holohan, the Managing Director of BR Investigations LLC and an affiliate of the New York law firm Brown Rudnick LLP, has consistently provided financial support to CII. His commitment to our mission is greatly appreciated.

Stephen Levine, the Regional Director of the western region of the United States, operates his own investigative agency, The Vine Group Inc. His expertise in litigation support and due diligence has been invaluable to our community.