Chief Operating Officer & Vice President
Brandon Bledsoe co-founded and is the COO of Safeguard Equipment, Inc. Raised as a hard worker, Brandon was taught to follow through, with an eye on quality, on any project he started. Passionate about his future, Brandon pivoted his love of work to the University of Idaho where he tackled a dual major in Operations Management and Human Resource Management. After holding multiple leadership positions on campus, working 30-hour weeks, and being a lead on projects in his field, Brandon turned his focus to pursuing entrepreneurship. After multiple start-up ventures during his college days, Brandon banded with John Thompson and Tim Ledford to pursue the development of Compass. Today, Brandon oversees Safeguard’s manufacturing, supply chain, marketing, customer service, and day-to-day business operations.