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Jim Coleman Joins T&M Protection as VP of Sales & Marketing

January 24, 2005

team_coleman_100New York, NY — January 24, 2005 — T&M Protection Resources has announced the appointment of sales and marketing executive Jim Coleman to the position of Vice President of Sales & Marketing. Mr. Coleman assumes a key leadership role for direction and oversight of T&M's marketing operations including, client relationship and acquisition programs, channel development programs, public relations and strategic planning.

"We are pleased to have Jim Coleman on our team", said Robert Tucker, Chairman and CEO of T&M Protection Resources. "He has amassed a wealth of sales and marketing experience during his two decades of diverse experience in the consumer products, financial services, interactive technologies and corporate security industries. Jim is an innovative business strategist and we are confident that he will make an immediate contribution towards helping us build our business." Mr. Coleman will report to John "Jack" Goldsborough, Executive Vice President, T&M Protection Resources.

During the last twenty-two years, Mr. Coleman has held sales and marketing executive positions with Fortune 500 Companies including Oscar Mayer Co., Pepsi-Cola Company, American Express, and Philip Morris USA. Mr. Coleman has also held executive positions with start-up companies including Accelerating 1to1, Iguana Interactive, and most recently, Motivated Security Services, Inc. of Somerville New Jersey where he was Vice President of Sales.

Mr. Coleman has extensive experience in field sales force management, retailer and wholesaler supply chain management, P&L management, marketing and trade program development and commercial payment solutions. Mr. Coleman has managed large sales and marketing staffs combined with annual sales quotas totaling over $2 billion, and annual marketing and trade program budgets that have exceeded $5 billion.

Mr. Coleman is on the board of directors of Community Teachers Institute, a not-for- profit organization located in Washington, D.C, which is committed to improving the academic performance of disadvantaged students in urban public schools. Mr. Coleman earned a Bachelors Degree in Economics from Howard University in Washington D.C. in 1983 and he is currently completing a Masters Degree in Direct & Interactive Marketing at New York University. Mr. Coleman and his wife, Cathy, reside in Scarsdale, New York.

Established in 1981, T&M Protection Resources provides high-level security, executive protection, explosive detection canines, and technology countermeasures to leading corporate, institutional, and private clients, including financial institutions, property management firms and high net-worth individuals. Through its recent acquisition of Forensic Investigations Associates (FIA), T&M now also offers expertise in corporate due diligence, fraud and forensic investigations, litigation support, and global intelligence services. T&M's multi-disciplined approach involves management and operational security teams carefully drawn from the highest ranks of federal and New York City law enforcement, as well as from leaders in the private security industry.

For more information, please contact T&M Protection Resources at 212-422-0000 or visit our web site at www.tandmprotection.com.