ICF International Hires Nationally Known Emergency Management, Homeland Security Experts David J. Fukutomi, Eric Holdeman
Fairfax, Virginia, June 12, 2007 -
ICF International (NASDAQ: ICFI) announced today the appointments of David J. Fukutomi as vice president and Eric Holdeman as principal to the company’s Emergency Management and Homeland Security team.
“David and Eric bring invaluable insight and leadership to ICF International from their experience as federal, state, and county government emergency managers,” said Mike Byrne, a senior vice president and expert in public safety. “Their expansive knowledge of emergency preparedness, and response and recovery will be a tremendous asset, especially to our clients facing similar challenges.”
Fukutomi has more than 15 years of experience providing emergency management; homeland security; public and government affairs; and crisis communications to federal, state and local agencies, including the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services. He is regarded as a national expert in multi-agency coordination efforts, disaster response and recovery, and unique applications of existing programs and authorities. Prior to joining ICF, Fukutomi was the director of response and recovery services at EG&G, Inc., where he assisted state and local government agencies in preparing for terrorist attacks, catastrophic disasters, and crisis management and communications.
Prior to joining ICF International, Holdeman was director of the King County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) in Washington State. Under his direction, OEM became a leader in the Northwest, providing guidance for regional collaboration on issues such as disaster preparedness, public education, and pandemic flu planning. Additionally, Holdeman was instrumental in the design and construction of the state-of-the-art King County Regional Communications and Emergency Coordination Center. He was named one of the top 25 innovators in the country by Government Technology magazine in 2006.
About ICF International
ICF International (NASDAQ: ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to deliver consulting services and technology solutions in the energy, environment, transportation, social programs, defense, and homeland security markets. The firm combines passion for its work with industry expertise and innovative analytics to produce compelling results throughout the entire program life cycle, from analysis and design through implementation and improvement. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 2,000 employees serve these clients worldwide. ICF’s Web site is www.icfi.com.
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