CSC ANNOUNCES NEW PRESIDENT JIM GRANGER

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                      cSc aNNouNceS New PReSideNt, Jim GRaNGeR
 CSC is kicking off the New Year          signed new client contracts and hired
 with a few big announcements!            hundreds of employees.
 During annual Regional Meetings
 held this January at Woodside            Mr. Granger was appointed to Vice
 Ranch in Wisconsin, CSC’s Chief          President of Administration in 2000
 Executive Officer Damon Zumwalt          where his responsibilities included
 announced Jim Granger’s promotion        managing CSC’s corporate office,
 to President. Formerly CSC’s Senior      with the Legal, IT, Payroll and Finance
 Vice President, Mr. Granger began        departments reporting to him on a
 his CSC career in June of 1991           daily basis. In 2005 he was promoted
 as the Director of Operations for        to Senior Vice President, overseeing
 the Los Angeles branch office. He        the corporate office as well as
 was soon promoted to Co-Branch           branch operations in North America.
 Manager and during the next three        Throughout his CSC career, Mr.
 years helped CSC double its client       Granger has formulated and executed
                                                                                                     Jim Granger
 base and created programs to help        operational plans at numerous major
 cut costs and increase profitability.    events, including the Rose Bowl              for 28 years to his wife Lorita, an
 In 1997 Mr. Granger was promoted         Game and Rose Parade, UCLA                   athletic trainer at UCLA, and also has
 to Regional Manager, overseeing          football, World Cup Soccer, Super            two children, Jennifer (23), a recent
 the west coast branch operations         Bowls, USC football, Raiders, Rams,          graduate of Westmont College in
 for CSC. During this time several        Angels, and hundreds of concerts and         Santa Barbara, and Eric (20), a junior
 of CSC’s west coast branch offices       special events. He has been married          at Azusa Pacific University. n


                                           New ReNo BRaNch office
 CSC is pleased to announce its newly     Branch Manager Chris Brockway,               as well as the Mass Fatality Plan
 opened Reno branch office, which         who joined CSC in October 2010.              Taskforce. Mr. Brockway possesses
 will serve the Northern Nevada-Lake      Mr. Brockway has approximately               a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminology
 Tahoe region. This is CSC’s second       thirty years of experience in both the       from California State University,
 Nevada branch office, following the      public and private sector, working           Fresno and a Masters Degree in
 opening of its Las Vegas branch last     in California and Nevada. Most               Public Administration from Golden
 year. The Reno office will be led by     recently he was the Security-Safety          Gate University, San Francisco. He
                                          Supervisor for the Reno Sparks               is a Certified Protection Professional
                                          Convention Center where he became            (CPP) within ASIS International,
                                          involved in community-wide disaster          an active member of International
                                          preparedness      and    successfully        Association of Venue Managers
                                          established professional working             (IAVM), and he continues to attend
                                          relationships with local, state, and         various Homeland Security training
                                          federal agencies. He served on the           courses, including the Academy for
                                          Nevada Governor’s Task Force for             Venue Safety & Security. n
                                          Mass Evacuation and Mass Shelters



                            SPecial eveNtS SiGNS 5-YeaR coNtRact with NBa
 CSC’s Special Events division            fans have the chance to meet and             basketball competitions, including
 recently signed a five-year contract     collect autographs from their favorite       the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game,
 renewal in partnership with the NBA      NBA Players, compete against their           the Sprite Slam Dunk Showdown,
 through 2015. Special Events will        friends in skill challenges, and get         and the NBA All-Star Practice. CSC’s
 provide security, ushering and ticket    basketball tips from the NBA Pros.           Vice President of Special Events Dan
 taking services for the upcoming NBA     Spanning over 450,000 square feet of         Sidders and his team have worked
 Jam Session, which will be held at       the Los Angeles Convention Center,           with the NBA for over 18 years and
 the Los Angeles Convention Center        this year’s Jam Session will feature         provide services for the Jam Session
 February 18 – 21. The NBA Jam            the NBA’s top players, celebrities,          under the direction of Warren Glover,
 Session is an annual event coinciding    mascots and dance teams as they              NBA Jam Security Director. n
 with the NBA All-Star Game where         hit Center Court for a variety of


                       cSc JackSoNville voluNteeRS foR childReN’S chaRitY
 The 11 Annual Children’s Christmas
        th
                                          and hundreds of volunteers awaiting          how readily you responded to our
 Party of Jacksonville was held in        the opportunity to hand out toys and         volunteer needs. Over 7,400 children
 December at the Prime Osborn             provide entertainment.                       received toys on that day. Thank you
 III Convention Center, once again                                                     for taking part in making this annual
 sending each child home with fun         This event is staffed strictly by            event a success!” CSC Jacksonville
 toys, a smiling face and special         volunteers throughout the city, and          is proud to be associated with this
 memories.,The Children’s Christmas       this year Branch Manager Steve               event and looks forward to next
 Party of Jacksonville is a non-profit    Kirkland and the CSC Jacksonville            year. n
 organization founded in 1999 by          team were honored to provide
 Travis and Margaret Storey which         volunteer services as well. CSC
 provides holiday toys for Jacksonville   Jacksonville provided over 35
 children who otherwise might not         volunteers for event security, line
 receive them. As many as 10,000          control and crowd management,
 children and their parents stand in      beginning at 5:30am until all of
 line each year to receive toys and       the toys were distributed. Jim
 a chance to win a bike. Once the         Pritchard, Director of the Prime
 event doors open, the children enter     Osborn III Convention Center, was
 a beautifully decorated party and are    overwhelmed and thankful for the
 greeted by Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus,      CSC staff, stating, “We appreciate

                      StePheN miRaBile aPPoiNted to cSc BoaRd of diRectoRS
 CSC      announces     the     recent    Executive Officer of Contemporary            successful delivery of the Vancouver
 appointment of Stephen Mirabile to       Security Canada and President                2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter
 its North America Board of Directors.    and Chief Operating Officer of               Games, Mr. Mirabile has also led
 Mr. Mirabile currently holds the         Contemporary International, both             teams in some of the largest and
 positions of President and Chief         which are CSC affiliate companies.           most complex events in the world,
                                          Mr. Mirabile is a twenty-two year            including 1994 FIFA World Cup, 2003
                                          veteran of the global event industry,        Special Olympics World Games,
                                          having    unmatched      experience          the 2005 Visit of His Holiness
                                          spanning the largest public events           the Dalai Lama, Melbourne 2006
                                          over the last two decades. With a            Commonwealth Games, Rio 2007
                                          focus on operations and security,            Pan American Games, and the 2010
                                          his portfolio has included senior            G8 and G20 Summits. Mr. Mirabile
                                          management roles on seven previous           continues to play a crucial role in
                                          Olympic and Paralympic Games                 client services, corporate strategy,
                                          and is currently the lead executive          business development, financial
                                          overseeing all day to day business           oversight and the management of
                                          endeavors.                                   Contemporary International’s offices
                                                                                       throughout the world. n
                                          In addition to several Olympic
             Stephen Mirabile
                                          Games, including the most recent



                    maRk GlaSeR PRomoted to                                                 PRotatech PRovideS
                 SeNioR vice PReSideNt, oPeRatioNS                                        cRedeNtialiNG SeRviceS
 CSC announces the promotion
 of Mark Glaser to the position of
                                          wrote and presented the NFL’s Best
                                          Practices for Stadium Security and
                                                                                          foR RoSe Bowl Game &
 Senior Vice President of Operations      has been the guest speaker at IAVM’s                 RoSe PaRade
 and is very pleased to welcome him       International Crowd Management                  ProtaTECH,         CSC’s      affiliate
 back following his recent motorcycle     Conference and Arena Management                 company, successfully completed
 accident. Prior to his promotion,        Conference. Mr. Glaser is also a                a one-year contract to provide
 Mr. Glaser held the position of          member of Major League Soccer’s                 credentialing services for the
 Vice President of Operations and         Safety and Security Committee,                  2011 Rose Bowl Game. Services
 Regional Manager for the west coast      a member of IAVM’s Life Safety                  included printing approximately
 branch offices. He began his CSC         Council, and holds ICS/NIMS 100,                3,000 accreditations as well
 career in 1987 while attending the       200, 700a and 800a certifications. n            as the pre-game process of
 University of Northern Colorado                                                          capturing photos using a newly
 and has since moved throughout                                                           developed in-house application
 the country assisting and managing                                                       and travel to the participating
 various CSC branch offices. He has                                                       universities.     Each     credential
 developed crowd management and                                                           contained RFID technology and
 security plans for numerous venues                                                       was scanned at entry points on
 and events, including Joe Robbie                                                         game day. ProtaTECH also signed
 Stadium, the Orange Bowl, the 1992                                                       a one-year contract to provide
 Papal Visit, the Jacksonville Jaguars,                                                   credentialing services for the
 Jacksonville Coliseum, and Coors                                                         2011 Rose Parade which included
 Field. A veteran of 10 Super Bowls,                                                      printing    approximately      1,200
 Mr. Glaser has completed the Disney                                                      accreditations. The Rose Parade
 Institute’s People Management class                                                      utilized ProtaTECH’s online system
 and received the 1998 CSC Manager                                                        for data and photo gathering as well
 of the Year Award. Additionally, he                                                      as its online real-time accreditation
                                                         Mark Glaser                      approval and activation system.

                                                                                          ProtaTECH also sponsored the
  uNiveRSitY of delawaRe fiNiSheS imPReSSive SeaSoN                                       Law Enforcement Torch Run®
 2010 was an exciting year for CSC        attendants for all of the university’s          International Conference this
 Philadelphia and its new partnership     home football games held at Tubby               past October. Hosted by Special
 with University of Delaware football.    Raymond Field in Delaware Stadium.              Olympics Southern California,
 The Blue Hens finished out their very    Branch Manager J.P. Hayslip and the             the goal of the conference is to
 impressive season with a 12-3 record     CSC Philadelphia team would like to             inspire every attendee towards
 but unfortunately lost to Eastern        thank Delaware Assistant Director of            ongoing goals of raising funds
 Washington on January 7 in Frisco, TX    Operations, Vest Johnson, Assistant             and awareness in support of
 in the NCAA Division I Championship.     Director-Intercollegiate     Athletics          Special Olympic athletes. The
 Despite their loss, the Blue Hens took   Program, Alicia Greco, Associate                Law Enforcement Torch Run® was
 home many impressive awards for          Director of Athletics-Internal Affairs/         created in 1981 by Chief Richard
 their 2010 football season, including    Senior Woman Administrator, Sue                 LaMunyon as a way to involve
 Colonial      Athletic     Association   Groff, and the entire University of             police officers in the community.
 Regular Season Champs, Lambert           Delaware Athletic Department for a              Almost 30 years later, the Torch
 Meadowlands Cup, ECAC Team of            wonderful first season together. n              Run has grown to include more
 the Year, ECAC Offensive Player of                                                       than 100 separate runs in over
 the Year (Quarterback, Pat Devlin),                                                      35 countries and has become
 Rookie of the Year (Running Back,                                                        the largest grassroots fundraising
 Andrew Pierce) and Liberty Mutual                                                        event for Special Olympics.
 FCS Coach of the Year (K.C.                                                              ProtaTECH       produced    1,500
 Keeler). In its first year of a three-                                                   accreditations for the conference
 year contract with University of                                                         and had a great time working with
 Delaware, CSC provided security,                                                         law enforcement personnel from
 ushering, ticket taking and parking                  Delaware Stadium                    around the world. n




             cSc PRoudlY PRovided SeRviceS foR 10 colleGe Bowl GameS thiS YeaR




             We would also like to congratulate all of our clients who participated in this year’s Bowl Games.


                                a BuSY New YeaR foR the loS aNGeleS BRaNch
                                          The New Year is always a busy time           Bowl game. Each event was very
                                          for CSC’s Los Angeles branch office          successful, with over 50,000 people
                                          and 2010-2011 was no exception.              attending Together as One, more
                                          Between 6pm on December 31 and 6             than 89,000 fans attending the Rose
                                          pm on January 1, the LA branch had           Bowl Game, and nearly one million
                                          over 2,300 event staff and security          spectators packing the streets of
                                          officers deployed throughout LA              Pasadena for the Rose Parade.
                                          County. New Year’s events included           Branch Manager Roy Sukimoto and
                                          the Together as One electronic music         the Los Angeles team would like to
                                          festival at the Los Angeles Coliseum,        thank the other CSC branch offices
                                          USC Basketball at the Galen Center,          and departments that helped make
                Rose Bowl                 The Rose Parade, and The Rose                these events successful. n


             maRk camillo aPPoiNted to PeNNSYlvaNia PuBlic SafetY committee
 CSC’s Senior Vice President of           Mr.      Camillo     is    internationally   Council, is an active member of the
 Strategic Planning, Mark Camillo,        recognized as a law enforcement              International Association of Chiefs of
 was recently appointed to Governor-      and security professional and is             Police, and is Chair of the Board of
 elect Tom Corbett’s Pennsylvania         credited with directing the security         Trustees for the Academy for Venue
 Transition Team. The seventeen           operations of some of the most               Safety & Security. n
 hand-selected      committees       on   critical infrastructures in the world. He
 the transition team were called to       completed a distinguished twenty-one
 examine every state department in        year career as a Special Agent in the
 order to help formulate policy, choose   U.S. Secret Service which included
 key personnel and recommend ways         three separate assignments at the
 to cut costs. Each committee was         White House and an appointment to
 temporary in nature and concluded        the position of Secret Service Deputy
 when Governor Corbett was sworn          Assistant Director. Mr. Camillo has
 into office on January 18. Mr. Camillo   held several key positions during
 was appointed to the Public Safety       his career in major event planning,
 Committee which examined state           most notably being appointed as
 agencies with public safety and          the Olympic Coordinator for the
 homeland security responsibilities       2002 Salt Lake Winter Olympics.
 in order to provide input and help       He also serves as an appointed
 formulate policy for the incoming        member of the American Society of
 administration.                          Industrial Security’s Global Terrorism                    Mark Camillo


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