FALLS CHURCH, Va. (July 18, 2007) - DynCorpInternational (NYSE:DCP) has named Gen. Anthony C. Zinni(USMC-Ret.) to the position of executive vice president, effectiveJuly 16. As executive vice president, Mr. Zinni will be amember of the Office of the Chief Executive, along with Presidentand CEO Herbert J. Lanese. Gen. Zinni’s primaryresponsibilities will be for directing the company’s energies inbusiness development, business strategy, communications, andproduct branding.
“I am extremely pleased that Tony Zinni has agreed to assume afull-time position with our company,” said CEO Herb Lanese. ”During the last 10 months, he’s served as a senior adviser toDynCorp International, helping us build relationships with keyleaders throughout the world and develop new businessopportunities. His valuable insights and his notableexperience in the Middle East have made him a trusted friend andadviser.”
DynCorp International Chairman Robert B. McKeon said, “I haveworked with General Zinni since 2001, and I have grown toappreciate the strategic perspective he brings to everysituation. I look forward to his increased role with ourcompany, and I am confident he will have a very positive impact onour business of providing critical services to government customersworldwide.”
Gen. Zinni retired from the U.S. Marine Corps in September 2000after 39 years of service. During his military career, heserved as the Commanding General of the First Marine ExpeditionaryForce from 1994 to 1996, and as Commander-in-Chief of the U.S.Central Command from 1997 to 2000. In November 2001, he wasappointed senior adviser and U.S. envoy to the Middle East bySecretary of State Colin Powell.
Gen. Zinni has served on the Advisory Board of Veritas Capital andthe board of directors of DynCorp International, of which VeritasCapital is the majority shareholder, as well as boards of otherprivate companies. He has resigned from DynCorpInternational’s board of directors to assume the position ofexecutive vice president.
About DynCorp International
DynCorp International is a provider of specializedmission-critical technical services to civilian and militarygovernment agencies worldwide, and operates major programs in lawenforcement training and support, security services, baseoperations, aviation services, contingency operations, andlogistics support. Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., DynCorpInternational has approximately 14,000 employees worldwide. Formore information, visit www.dyn-intl.com.