SOURCE: ICx Technologies

September 12, 2005 04:00 ET

ICx Technologies Announces Ronald R. Spoehel Elected to Board of Directors and Appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

WASHINGTON, DC -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 12, 2005 -- ICx Technologies announced today that Ronald R. Spoehel has been elected to its Board of Directors and appointed executive vice president and chief financial officer. Mr. Spoehel is a senior financial executive with extensive diversified corporate and operating experience at global technology companies and Wall Street financial institutions. He brings demonstrated financial expertise from over 25 years of domestic and international achievements in finance, strategic development and mergers and acquisitions.

Prior to joining ICx, Mr. Spoehel served as director, executive vice president and chief financial officer for ManTech International Corporation, a $1 billion defense and information technology company; chairman, Alpine Partners, a private investment advisory firm he founded; director and chief executive officer of Optinel Systems, an optical communications equipment company; vice president - corporate development, Harris Corporation, a NYSE-listed global communications equipment and defense electronics company; senior vice president in various general management roles for ICF Kaiser International Inc., a global professional and technical services company; vice president of corporate finance at Lehman Brothers; vice president of Bank of America; and on the Boards of private companies.

"Ron will play a key role in helping us implement our business and financial objectives," said Hans Kobler, chief executive officer of ICx Technologies. "Ron's broad and deep background in corporate finance, investment banking, and operations adds important capabilities to ICx."

"I'm proud to be joining ICx," said Ron Spoehel. "This company provides key technologies that enhance homeland security and protect people and facilities in the U.S. and around the world."

Mr. Spoehel is an honors graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, where he received his BS and MBA from the Wharton School and MSE from the Moore School of Electrical Engineering.

About ICx Technologies

ICx Technologies sells products that protect people and facilities against physical threats. ICx sensors detect chemical, biological, explosive and other hazardous materials. ICx security radars, infrared cameras and related products detect and neutralize incoming threats. ICx software links, supervises and controls larger security systems. The company's customers include agencies within the Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security, numerous law enforcement agencies throughout the United States, and the owners of power plants, ports and other commercial and industrial facilities around the world. To learn more about ICx Technologies, please visit

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