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Witt O'Brien's Announces the Retirement of Ed Stanton


Washington, D.C., March 10, 2016 -- Witt O’Brien’s, a global leader in crisis and emergency management, today announced the retirement of Vice President of Emergency Management, Ed Stanton.

Before joining Witt O'Brien's, Mr. Stanton served for over 36 years in the US Coast Guard. His distinguished career there included key leadership positions in the response to Hurricane Katrina and the Macondo 252 oil spill.

“Ed's many contributions include leadership of our responder team and helping numerous clients navigate a wide range of incidents and emergencies," said Witt O’Brien’s CEO Tim Whipple. “We are grateful for his service and commitment to our mission: to help our clients control the outcome of events by reducing risks and consequences.”

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Witt O'Brien's is a global leader in crisis and emergency management. We partner with our clients to prepare before disaster strikes, to manage emergencies and crises, and to recover as quickly and effectively as possible. We help you Control the Outcome®. To learn more about our real-world experience and innovative solutions, please visit our website at and follow us on Twitter at

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