Carmel, IN (PRWEB) July 18, 2005
Retired Marine Corps Lt. Gen. Frank Libutti has joined the Board of Directors of 3D Global Solutions, an Indiana-based service-disabled veteran-owned small business (SDVOB) that specializes in the recruitment of retired military veterans for careers in information technology and physical security.
Lt. Gen. LibuttiÂs distinguished military career began following his graduation from The Citadel in 1966. After attending the Marine CorpsÂ Officer Candidate Course in August of same year, he received his commission and then served as an infantry platoon commander in Vietnam. Later he was assigned roles as instructor, infantry company commander, logistics officer, and senior aide to the Commandant of the Marine Corps.
From August 1985 until June 1986, Lt. Gen. Libutti attended the National War College, Washington, D.C., and in 1990, he was assigned to the Office of the Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, for duty as the Marine Corps Member of the Chairman's Staff Group.
His last assignment before retiring from the Marine Corps in 2001 was as Commanding General, U.S. Marine Forces Pacific and Commanding General, Marine Forces Central Command. In this capacity he was responsible for maintaining force readiness in support of war plan and contingency operations in the Asia-Pacific region and the Arabian Gulf. His duties included leading and executing large-scale humanitarian relief operations to Somalia and Kenya and the oversight of Marine Corps bases from Southern California to Hawaii, and from to South Korea to Japan.
Following his retirement from the Marine Corps, Lt.Gen. Libutti served as the New York City Police Department's first Deputy Commissioner of Counter-Terrorism from 2002 to 2003, and then as the first Under Secretary for Information Analysis and Infrastructure Protection Directorate at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security from 2003 to 2005.
Currently, Lt.Gen. Libutti is a consultant and advisor to a number of private corporations including DynCorp International and McNeil Security, as well as the United Nations World Food Program based in Rome, Italy. He also serves on the board of directors of CSI Combined Systems and Digital Fusion Solutions. He is also a highly sought-after and charismatic speaker who addresses audiences on topics including national security, counter-terrorism, leadership, management, and strategic vision for start-up organizations.
Michael F. Dodd, CEO of 3D Global Solutions, said, ÂLt.Gen. Libutti brings a broad base of knowledge and experience in government and military contracting, organizational management, and veteransÂ affairs to our organization. We are very excited about theGen.Âs decision to join our Board and look forward to working with him as our business continues to grow.Â
3D Global Solutions is an SDVOB organization of dedicated professionals with military and corporate experience, committed to providing management consulting and talent acquisition services to federal and state agencies, the military, government contractors, and corporations. The company web site is http://www.3DGlobalSolutions.net.