SOURCE: Fortified Holdings Corp.

January 29, 2008 08:00 ET

Fortified Holdings Appoints Former CIA Information Chief Alan Wade to Advisory Board

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwire - January 29, 2008) - Fortified Holdings Corp. (OTCBB: FFDH) ("Fortified" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the immediate appointment of Alan Wade to the corporate Advisory Board.

Mr. Wade retired from federal service in 2005 after a thirty-five-year career with the Central Intelligence Agency. He retired as the agency's Chief Information Officer, a position he held since 2001.

During his career, assignments at the CIA involved technical programs in the United States and overseas, principally in the areas of telecommunications and technical security. During the last fifteen years of his government career he held a series of executive positions, including the Director of Communications, Director of Security, and Chief Information Officer. During his tenure as CIO, Mr. Wade was simultaneously tasked as the CIO for the United States intelligence community.

Throughout his career, Alan's contributions were recognized several times. He received the Meritorious and Distinguished Officer designations, and is a recipient of the National Intelligence Distinguished Service Medal and the Director of Central Intelligence's Director's Medal.

Mr. Wade graduated from Virginia Polytechnic Institute in Blacksburg, Virginia in 1973, receiving a bachelor's in electrical engineering. In 1978, he received his master's in electrical engineering from the George Washington University in Washington, D.C.

Company President Steven Cooper stated today that, "Alan brings a wealth of strategic insight across a broad cross section of technical security issues. Our current products and solutions, as well as plans for research and development programs that address Homeland Security and Emergency Response needs are a key element to our plans for continued growth. We look forward to working with Alan in order to ensure our goals in support of our customers' needs are in alignment with the needs of current and future trends in the industry."

For more information, contact Investor Relations at 1-800-713-3170.

Fortified Holdings Corp. (OTCBB: FFDH)

Fortified Holdings Corp. aims to become a diversified internationally focused holding company with a portfolio of dynamic and rapidly expanding industry leading subsidiaries servicing the needs of first responders, the military, relief organizations, high-risk industries and similar sectors. The current and proposed business units and the portfolio companies within them will all share a common goal of designing, developing, manufacturing and globally marketing products and solutions designed to enhance the ability of personnel in this sector to collaborate, to provide improved security services, and to respond to individuals and communities in need at times of crisis.

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