For Immediate Release

                                                                                                    Contact Todd Horton, (702) 827-3800



March 1, 2019


Las Vegas – Summit-Tek is pleased to announce Michael Carter as our Senior Director, Pacific Region.  Mr. Carter joins Summit-Tek with a wealth of executive leadership experience from the private sector and U.S. government. Prior to joining Summit-Tek, Mr. Carter served as the Senior Law Enforcement Representative for the Drug Enforcement Administration at the Department of Defense, Pacific Command in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Mr. Carter served over 5 years in Thailand where he was responsible developing and managing the Sensitive Investigative Unit (SIU) program based in Chiang Mai, where the most significant transnational criminal organizations in East Asia were targeted and investigated.  Mr. Carter maintains extensive law enforcement contacts within the Asia Pacific Region.  He worked with multiple U.S. agencies, U.S. military and foreign counterparts on initiatives and strategies related to counter narcotics operations and maritime domain awareness in the Asia-Pacific Region, particularly concentrating on the maritime flow of chemicals originating in China and destined for the Western Hemisphere

Todd Horton, CEO, welcomed Mr. Carter by stating, “We are very pleased to welcome Mike to the Summit-Tek team. As Summit-Tek continues to grow, we strive to attract the best talent in their fields of expertise.  Mike has the experience and versatility working in both the government and private sector to make an immediate impact on our mission priorities. I’m certain he will play an important part in the continued success and growth of our company.”

Mr. Carter is a Marine Corps veteran and graduate of Texas State University.  Mr. Carter holds a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice and Political Science.

Summit-Tek provides expert investigative and consultant services in brand protection.  The company possesses substantial law enforcement experience, specifically in Intellectual Property Rights, Supply Chain Security, and Investigations.  To learn more about Mr. Carter and Summit-Tek, please visit