COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Fortress International Group (Nasdaq: FIGI), holding company for Total Site Solutions (TSS), a company providing comprehensive services for the planning, design and development of mission critical facilities and information infrastructure, today announced it has appointed Timothy C. Dec as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Dec will begin his employment with FIGI on August 20, 2007 . He will be responsible for the Company's finance, accounting and treasury functions and will report to Chief Executive Officer Tom Rosato .
Prior to his appointment, Mr. Dec was the Chief Financial Officer of
Presidio Networked Solutions Inc. the nation's largest independent value-added
solutions provider that offers a wide range of Cisco-centric network
infrastructure and collaborative solutions. While there Mr. Dec oversaw the
finance, accounting and treasury functions related to approximately
From 1999 until June 2006 Mr. Dec was Senior Vice President, Chief
Accounting Officer & Treasurer of Broadwing Corporation, a NASDAQ listed
telecommunications company with combined revenues in excess of
From 1997 to 1999, Mr. Dec was Director of Accounting and Administration
for Thermo Trilogy Corporations, a subsidiary of AMEX listed Thermo Electron
Company with combined revenues in excess of
Mr. Dec holds a Batchelor of Science degree in Accounting from Mount Saint
Mary's University in Emmitsburg, Maryland, and a Masters of Business
Speaking of Mr. Dec 's appointment, Tom Rosato said, "We couldn't be happier that Tim agreed to join our Company. His experience not only covers all aspects of the finance, treasury and accounting roles, but includes strategic planning, mergers and acquisition as well as the integration of new acquisitions, all roles that he will fulfill while at FIGI. Equally important are his years of experience working with public companies, where he understands how to create and manage financial department infrastructures to support the requirements of a public company. He will be a key part of our growth as a public company."
ABOUT TOTAL SITE SOLUTIONS
Total Site Solutions (TSS) a Fortress International Group company, plans, designs, builds and maintains specialized facilities such as data centers, trading floors, call centers, network operation centers, communication facilities, laboratories and secure facilities. For more than a quarter- century, the TSS team has pioneered building robust and scalable infrastructure into mission-critical facilities. The firm offers unsurpassed expertise in the infrastructure systems (electrical, mechanical, telecommunications, security, fire protection and building automation) that are the critical facility's lifeblood. TSS's comprehensive portfolio of services and multi-disciplinary expertise provide customers a highly respected single source for critical services that bridge the gap between IT and facilities.