Executive Director

Executive Director
Peter Psarouthakis

Peter Psarouthakis founded EWI & Associates, Inc. in 1995 and has been a licensed professional investigator since that time. He provides investigative services to a wide range of corporate, law firm and government clients throughout the United States. He is also a credentialed contract investigator for several United States government agencies.

Since 2000 Mr. Psarouthakis has played a major role in legislative affairs impacting the professional investigation and security services professions on both the state and national levels. Mr. Psarouthakis is the founder and past Chairman of Investigative & Security Professionals for Legislative Action (ISPLA), He is a past-President and former Board member of the Michigan Council of Private Investigators and past legislative committee chair for the National Association of Legal Investigators.

Peter Psarouthakis holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice and an Associates degree in Law Enforcement, both from The University of Toledo. He is also a member of ASIS International, National Association of Legal Investigators, and Pi Gamma Mu International Honor Society in Social Science.

Executive Director Emeritus
James P. Carino Jr., CPP, VSM

Jim founded INTELLENET in 1983 and serves as its Executive Director. He is a retired USAF Lt. Colonel who served 20 years with the Air Force Office of Special Investigations (AFOSI) as a Special Agent. In his last position he served as Director of Criminal Investigations. Post retirement employment was as a Security Consultant for two firms prior to establishing his own company. He currently provides security consulting services, security training, expert witness testimony (security cases), and investigative services.

He holds a BA from Colgate University and an MA from the University of Hawaii. He has taught security courses at both Alvernia College (baccalaureate) and St. Joseph's University (masters level).

He is a licensed PI in Pennsylvania and is an active member of ASIS, AFOSISA, HAPS, NALI, CII (among others) and is Past President of the Montgomery County (PA) Private Detectives Association. He was co-founder of the Pennsylvania Association of Licensed Investigators (PALI), serving as Chairman of the Board (1997-2001 and 2008-2011) and President (2003-2007). He is also a member of VIDOCQ, a Lifetime CPP and served as a member of the ASIS Investigations Council from 1999-2007. He is also a charter Board Member of ISPLA and serves on the Advisory Board of IAAR. He is the recipient of the NCISS Duffy Award and the Buddy Bombet Lifetime Achievement Award.