Houston, TX (PRWEB) October 31, 2008
Gottfried International Inc. (http://www.gottfriedinternational.com), a leading independent management consulting, senior executive search, and project development firm active in the international oil and gas, alternative energy (biofuels, biopower, energy crops), agribusiness, plant science, biotechnology, space technology, and international real estate sectors, is on track for excellent business growth for 2008. Based in Houston, Texas, Gottfried International, Inc. is active in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe, Russia, the Central Asia/Caspian Region, and in the Middle East - Arabian-Persian Gulf Region, including Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, and the UAE. The firm represents venture capital financed organizations, high growth advanced technology driven companies, international oil and gas companies, alternative energy development companies, real estate development companies, and Fortune 500 and Financial Times 500 companies.
"Since we formed Gottfried International in 1987, we have been privileged to work with industry leaders worldwide with their management consulting, project development, and senior executive search requirements," states Bill Gottfried, the founder of the firm. "International oil and gas, alternative energy development, agribusiness, plant science commercial space technology, biotechnology, and international real estate are areas where we have developed specialized professional expertise," adds Gottfried.
Bill Gottfried, the Founder and Principal of Gottfried International, began his career in the Arabian-Persian Gulf as a Supply Officer with the U.S. Navy, based in Awali, Bahrain, responsible for petroleum inspection, product contracts, and tanker scheduling in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Iran, and Yemen. He was recruited by the Nixon Administration to join the Federal Energy Office in Washington, D.C., forerunner to the Department of Energy, to help manage energy programs that were being implemented by the White House at that time. Since the early 1990's period, Gottfried International has been active in Russia and in the Central Asia/Caspian Region on a number of energy development assignments. Gottfried is also the Managing Director of the International Premier Properties Team at Keller Williams Realty, Inc., the 4th largest real estate company in North America, focusing on high-end luxury properties in the U.S., Mexico, Europe, Russia, and in other international areas.
"We are excited about what the future holds for our areas of professional expertise and we look forward to supporting our clients with their management consulting, project development, and executive search requirements," adds Gottfried.
For additional information on Gottfried International, Inc.'s management consulting, project development, and executive search activities, please contact Bill Gottfried in Houston, tel: 713-299-0653 (direct global 24/7/365).