New York, NY (PRWEB) December 01, 2011
SG Blocks, Inc. (OTCBB: SGBX) today announced that Admiral Edmund P. Giambastiani Jr. U.S. Navy (ret) has joined the Company as a Senior Advisor.
Admiral Giambastiani most recently served as the Nation’s 7th Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Admiral Giambastiani also served as NATO’s first Supreme Allied Commander Transformation and as Commander of the U.S. Joint Forces Command. He is the President of the Giambastiani Group LLC, a consulting firm and currently serves on the board of directors for The Boeing Company and Monster Worldwide Inc.
Admiral Giambastiani is a career nuclear submarine officer with extensive operational experience, including command at the submarine, squadron and fleet level. His staff experience includes service as Co-Chairman of the Defense Acquisition Board and Chairman of the Joint Requirements Oversight Council.
“We are honored to have the distinguished Admiral Ed Giambastiani join the SG Blocks team and look forward to working together in furthering the use and deployment of our sustainable building system,” said Paul Galvin, Chairman and CEO of SG Blocks.
"The future is about sustainability. The SG Blocks System is ecologically advanced and creates structurally superior buildings that I believe should be at the forefront of construction today,” said Admiral Giambastiani.
About SG Blocks, Inc.
Since its inception in 2007, SG Blocks (http://www.sgblocks.com) has been a leader in advancing and promoting the use of code-engineered cargo shipping containers for safe and “green” construction with innovative solutions. SG Blocks develops and implements technology that stands above other standardized container-construction while also being highly cost effective. Offering an exceptional product that exceeds many standard building code requirements, SG Blocks supports developers, architects, builders and owners in achieving greener construction, faster execution and stronger buildings of higher value.