About Us

CDI Research, based in Plainfield, Indiana, was founded in 2004 to provide training and security consulting services to select clients worldwide. Our consultants and instructors have a diverse background and depth of experience that bring a unique perspective to CDI’s training and consulting.

Our staff are veterans of the U.S. Army, Marine Corps, and Navy, as well as members of the professional competitive shooting community, current and former law enforcement, and private security contractors. CDI’s consultants have experience in Infantry, Special Operations/Special Warfare, military and business/competitive intelligence, worldwide strategic and logistical planning, protective services, and law enforcement.

CDI personnel have trained, and continue to train, under some of the finest schools and instructors in the world. We practice continuous improvement of tactics, techniques, and procedures using real-world feedback and new training experiences – CDI course curricula are never static.