Paul Hammond is President at Vapor Wake K9, LLC which exclusively deploys the patented K9 technology Vapor Wake®. He is also the principle behind K9Employment.com: the world’s largest handler recruitment database. For 28 years, Paul has successfully managed many of the world’s largest canine programs in the working dog industry.
Paul is widely recognized as an industry leader in the use and deployment of explosive K9 detection teams. He has vast experience in domestic & international terrorism, spanning 20 years of continuous K9 deployments throughout Iraq, Afghanistan & Northern Ireland in support of U.S. Dept. of Defense, U.S. Dept. of State, the British Military & Private Security Sector.
Paul has served as the senior working dog advisor for multiple military defense, research, and evaluation agencies. He has also worked alongside Auburn University’s Canine Performance Science Program on key government research initiatives.
Paul’s greatest strengths are his attention to detail, creativity, vision, drive, and leadership. He thrives on challenges, particularly those that expand the company’s reach and actively helps make the world a safer place.