Former DHS Official Appointed CEO of National Interest Security Company (“NISC”)

Washington, DC - December , 2007. National Interest Security Company, LLC (“NISC”), a company controlled by DC Capital Partners, LLC today announced the appointment of Andrew B. Maner as Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Maner was formerly President of ABM, LLC, a strategic advisory services firm headquartered in Washington, DC, and from January 2004 until March 2006, he served as Chief Financial Officer for the Department of Homeland Security, where he was responsible for strategic planning, budget, finance, and investments within the $50 billion Department. Prior to that time he held several senior executive positions within both the private and federal sector.

Thomas J. Campbell, Chairman of NISC and President of DC Capital, said, “Andy has the right balance of strategic leadership qualities and hands-on operational experience required by NISC as the company’s growth accelerates. His management style and experience will ensure that we continue to fulfill our commitment to provide all of our customers the highest quality service while providing our employees an environment where ethics and opportunity are of paramount importance. We are very fortunate to have Andy leading the NISC team.”

“NISC is clearly performing services of significant strategic and national importance in the intelligence, defense, and homeland security arenas. I look forward to working with the very successful people who make up the NISC family of companies,” said Mr. Maner.

Headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, NISC is a leading provider of information technology, information management, and management technology consulting services to the U.S. intelligence community and other government agencies, including but not limited to, the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security and Department of Energy. NISC has approximately 850 professionals, of which more than 55% hold clearances with more than 60% of those at the TS/SCI level and higher.

DC Capital Partners, LLC, is a private equity firm with offices in Washington, DC, and Alexandria, VA, focused on investing primarily in the defense and government sector.