Doug Stead is one of the founding members of “Entrepreneurs Against Pedophiles.” He is also a Director of the USA based Anti Child Pornography Organization. These organizations bring together like minded individuals concerned with the increase of sexual abuse of children and the role of the Internet plays in the development and distribution of child pornography.
Both these community interest groups exist to assist Law Enforcement in protecting our children against sexual predators. Doug has worked with the RCMP, as well as provincial and Municipal Police forces in identifying and gathering information and material that has lead to prosecutions and the removal of child pornography from Internet sites.
Stead has over twenty years experience in the computer industry. He is the founder and president of Tri-M Systems Inc. and Tri-M Engineering, firms that specialize in the design, development, production and distribution of hostile environment computers, data collectors and other embedded technologies. He is also the founder of AVL International Inc. and Wholly Smoke Security Systems Inc., both of which design and Manufacture products used in covert intelligence gather using GPS and property protection devices respectively. He was also in on the ground floor of a successful Internet Service Provider operation which today provides access to the Internet for over 8000 subscribers.
Stead sits on the editorial board of “PC104 Embedded Solutions” Magazine and is on the advisory board of “Circuit Cellular” Magazine and has twice been nominated as British Columbia’s Entrepreneur of the Year in recognition of his business skill and contributions to the community. Stead also a retired Officer who served in the Canadian Armed Forces (Air Force) Reserve for more than 10 years.