National Interest Security Company Appoints James D. Van Dusen as Chief Financial Officer

Washington, DC - December 5, 2007. National Interest Security Company, LLC (“NISC”), a company controlled by DC Capital Partners, LLC, announced today the appointment of James D. Van Dusen as its Chief Financial Officer.

“We have had the privilege of working closely with Jim in the past and know first-hand the experience and exceptional capabilities he brings to NISC,” said Thomas J. Campbell, Chairman of NISC and President of DC Capital Partners. “Jim will play a major role within NISC toward achieving our strategic objective of being a premier provider of government services. We are extremely pleased to have him on the team.”

James Van Dusen joins NISC having most recently served as Senior Vice President of Finance for L-3 Services Group. Mr. Van Dusen was Chief Financial Officer for the L-3 Titan Group where, in addition to his operating responsibilities, he coordinated the financial integration of the Titan Group into L-3 Communications and the subsequent formation of the L-3 Services Group. Van Dusen had served in a number of senior financial management positions with L-3 Communications since their acquisition of Vertex Aerospace, Inc. in December 2003. Prior to his tenure at L-3 Communications, Van Dusen served as Chief Financial Officer of Vertex Aerospace, formerly Raytheon Aerospace.

“I have known Mr. Campbell and the partners at DC Capital for several years and, I am pleased to be working with them again,” said Van Dusen. “NISC provides services in areas that are of strategic importance to our nation. DC Capital’s extensive experience in the community, network of contacts, and commitment ensures that NISC will be a major provider of services in the intelligence and homeland security arena.”

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, such as the Department of Defense, the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Energy. The company is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia.

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.