NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- International Safety Group, (OTC:ISGI), an occupational risk management services company, announces the appointment of Joseph F. Spiezio, III to its Board of Directors and as the company's new Chairman. Mr. Spiezio has over 30 years experience serving as Chairman and CEO of various real estate development and construction companies as well as multiple commercial, industrial and residential waste management companies in the Westchester, New York and Fairfield County, Connecticut areas. Mr. Spiezio attended St. John's University and holds a Juris Doctorate degree from CUNY Law School. He has received numerous awards, proclamations and citations from Local, State and Federal Government officials as well as community based organizations for his skills and contributions to the communities he has worked in. He is a Trustee of a Westchester Hospital and over 15 Non-Profit organizations helping others.
Mr. Spiezio stated, "It is with great honor I accept this role as Chairman of the Board of International Safety Group and respect the trust the Board has placed in my experience to lead. I personally look forward to working with this team in developing new strategies focused on our growth over the next few years. I believe the future of this company is very promising and with the efforts seen with current management and the present Board of Directors it will be built on a model of success."
"We are pleased to have Mr. Spiezio as our new Board Member and Chairman. Mr. Spiezio will serve the best interests of this company during this time of reorganization and we look forward to rebuilding our team with people of integrity and true value," stated Michael Gianatasio, CEO of International Safety Group. "Mr. Spiezio's leadership and vision will be crucial as we seek to grow through acquisitions and rebrand our image and promote our services to all owners, developers, construction managers, architects, engineers, property managers and sub-contractors in NYC and beyond as well as to Federal and State Agencies."
About International Safety Group
International Safety Group provides turnkey occupational risk management services, including construction safety, fire safety, training and supplies on major construction projects throughout New York City and the tri-state area. http://www.isafetygroup.com
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CONTACT: Michael R. Gianatasio, P.E. CEO International Safety Group 708 3rd Avenue, 11th Floor New York, NY 10017 Office: (212) 344-1105 Direct Fax: (914) 470-1133 Corporate Advisory: Anthony Furey Managing Partner Fastnet Advisors, LLC 4 West Main Street Bay Shore, NY 11706 Office: (631) 665-1234 Direct Fax: (917) 554-7635
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