I almost never comment on these articles but in this case I just can’t resist, so here are my thoughts:
As Yogi Berra said, “it’s déjà vu all over again.”
Or, as Karl Marx said, “History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.”
ACADEMI Joins the International Stability Operations Association
ACADEMI proud to become a member and support ISOA in the promotion of high operational and ethical standards in the peace and stability operations industry.
McLean, VA (PRWEB) July 30, 2013
ACADEMI, a provider of assessment, training and protective security services to both the federal government and corporate clients, is now a member of the International Stability Operations Association (ISOA). ISOA provides a forum for representatives from government, industry, academia, NGOs and the international community to share best practices and create a dialogue about the role of responsible defense contractors in stability operations.
“ISOA is excited to welcome ACADEMI into the membership as a premier company for training services and for their industry-leading compliance program,” said ISOA President Ado Machida.
Craig Nixon, CEO of ACADEMI, said, “ACADEMI looks forward to fully participating in ISOA and working with other members to promote partnerships and a more stable global environment. We are happy to be a part of a critical nexus of organizations operating in the stability operations space.”
Together, the members of the association can stay up to date on industry developments and advocate for fair standards and the necessary regulations to facilitate the provision of security and stability services worldwide. ACADEMI is proud to be a part of this legal and ethical forum within the defense industry.
The niche security services company was created in 1997 as a premiere provider of training and protective services in high-threat environments. http://www.academi.com
ISOA is a global partnership of private sector and nongovernmental organizations providing critical services in fragile environments worldwide.