The Mission and Team

COMPANY VISION: Be the Global Leader in Maritime Risk Management through Results Driven Technology; Empowering People through Innovative Solutions.


Mission Statement:

IMSA™ is a client centered, veteran owned, global  maritime risk management technology firm dedicated to providing the highest quality solutions, utilizing ground-breaking software platforms to cost-effectively support our client's.

Core Values:

Reflect honesty, integrity and fairness in all business practices

Be accountable at all levels

Provide quality products and services at a fair price

Treat clients fair and honor their requests in a timely manner

Treat all employees with respect and without showing partiality

The IMSA Leadership Team

IMSA team members are dedicated individuals who work with each of our worldwide clients to help them mitigate risks, improve operations, and put a strategy in place to reduce costs.  We work hard to always recruit the best people for IMSA so we have highly qualified team members working in all aspects of our operations.  Oh yeah and we are also a close group that likes to have fun.

Corey Ranslem IMSA CEO

Corey D. Ranslem

CEO and Primary Dog Walker
Corey has been in the maritime industry since 1994. He spent eight years with the U.S. Coast Guard and the rest working in various aspects of the private maritime industry. He is routinely called upon as an expert witness and consultant on court cases that involve maritime security. He is very passionate about using people and technology to improve operations. "As an entrepreneur the sanity we find during times of insanity brings clarity and that’s when the game changing ideas are born!!!" Corey is a Nebraska fan so we won't hold that against him!
Frank Fenner, COO of International Maritime Security Associates, INC

Frank Fenner

COO and Company Muscle
Frank is responsible for the overall operations of the company and overseas the G-I2C operations along with our current maritime operations. Frank is former Navy so he and Corey have numerous discussions about the sea-going services. Frank has been an entrepreneur most of his professional life and understands what needs to get done for success! He is also a Michigan football fan, but we won't hold that against him!

David Cochrane

CTO and Company Brain
David began his career as IT Director for a small company that grew from 10 people to over 700, and expanded into 22 branch offices in only 18 months. His business skills and IT knowledge, paired with an entrepreneurial mindset lead him to start several successful tech companies specializing in software development and IT services. During his career he personally consulted with over 500 businesses on everything from tech strategy, to cyber security, and social media campaigns.
Bruno the global maritime risk management security dog


Chief of Security
Bruno has been with the company since the beginning and is probably the most popular company attraction. Most people stop by to see Bruno. He loves naps in the morning and afternoon and likes to wonder around the office and help where he can.