Kris “Tanto” Paronto

Kris “Tanto” Paronto, a United States Veteran and private security contractor, has served the United States for more than 18 years. Kris possesses elite training skills received from the U.S. Army Ranger, 2nd Battalion, 75th Regiment and 5th Battalion, Special Forces Group. Throughout those years Kris joined other security companies including Blackwater Security, the Central Intelligence Agency, OSEN Hunter Group and NEXUS Security Consulting. Read More.


Real Account of What Happened

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The harrowing, true account from the brave men on the ground who fought back during the Battle of Benghazi. 13 HOURS presents, for the first time ever, the true account of the events of September 11, 2012, when terrorists attacked the US State Department Special Mission Compound and a nearby CIA station called the Annex in Benghazi, Libya.

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  • Kris Paronto - Keynote Speaker for Volusia County Repub Exec Comm - Lincoln Dinner - Daytona, Beach, FL

    Friday, August 12, 2016 at 05:30 PM


    VIP Sponsor Reception 5:30pm - 6:45pm
    Main Event 7pm - 9pm

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    For Booking Information or Media Requests, contact Judy Landreth Wilkinson - / (706) 518-2116.

    Montrose Pavilion

    Saturday, August 13, 2016 at 06:00 PM

    Benghazi Survivor & Motivational Speaker, Kris "Tanto" Paronto, is one of the most sought after speakers in the country. For Booking Information or Media Requests, contact Judy Landreth Wilkinson - / (706)518-2116.

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