MARLTON, N.J., Jan 05, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Hill International (Nasdaq:HINT), the worldwide construction consulting firm, announced today that Ronald F. Emma, CPA, has been promoted to Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer, where he will continue to oversee all internal accounting functions for the company worldwide.
Emma has been with Hill since 1979 and most recently was Senior Vice President of Finance. He earned his B.S. in accounting from St. Joseph's University, and he is a certified public accountant in New Jersey.
"Ron has been and will continue to be a critical member of our senior management team," said Irvin E. Richter, Hill's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "His new title is a better reflection of his additional duties and responsibilities since Hill became a public company last year and as our operations have continued to grow throughout the world," Richter added.
Hill International, with 1,400 employees in 60 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management, and construction claims services. Engineering News-Record magazine recently ranked Hill as the 17th largest construction management firm in the United States. For more information on Hill, please visit our website at www.hillintl.com.
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SOURCE: Hill International, Inc.
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