CARSON CITY, Nev., Feb. 11, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tactical Air Defense Services, Inc. (OTCBB:TADF) an aerospace/defense services contractor that offers air-combat training, aerial refueling, aircraft maintenance training, and other aerospace/defense services to the United States and foreign militaries, is pleased to announce that it has appointed Peter C. Maffitt to its Board of Directors as of February 8, 2011.
Mr. Maffitt is an executive with over 30 years of experience in the corporate, government, and military sectors, with an emphasis on new business development and fund-raising in the international sector including the Middle East, Latin America, and Asia.
Mr. Maffitt is a published author in such publications as the U.S. Foreign Service Journal. Mr. Maffitt is 62 years old, is a graduate of Yale University, speaks Spanish, French, Russian, and Mandarin, and for the past seven years has been providing consulting services to domestic companies engaged in international business.
Alexis C. Korybut, CEO of TADF, states: "We are very pleased to add Peter Maffitt to the Board of Directors of TADF. We believe that Peter's extensive international experience and relationships in corporate, government, and military establishments around the world will be a great addition to the Company's business development and fund raising capabilities."
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