Shuki Drai is a multifaceted defensive tactics, safety, and security specialist with more than 26 years of experience. His journey into the world of defense and protection began with his service in the Israel Defense Force (IDF) where he served in many capacities including Army Trooper and continued as he pursued training in the martial arts. Recognizing that each formof the martial arts added to his skill set, he trained and hasadvanced to the level of Black Belt in multiple disciplines. His experience and training in the martial arts allowed him to identify the need for specialized tools for those who are engaged in defensive and protective tactical operations. By applying his knowledge and creativity, he has designed and produced three specialized tools that are used around the world by law enforcement, security, and defensive tactics practitioners. The unique features of his tools have resulted in the issuance of patents from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. By blending his knowledge of various martial arts, he createdthe Mixed Defensive Tactics/Street Combat training program.He has provided training to local law enforcement, law enforcement training centers, state and federal agencies as well as Fortune 500 companies. In recognition of his contributions to the martial arts, his peers recently honored him as an inductee into the International Martial Arts Hall of Fame in London.