Complete Parachute Solutions, Inc. Announces Leadership Succession Plan


Complete Parachute Solutions, Inc. Announces Leadership Succession Plan

DeLand, Florida – February 10, 2015 – Complete Parachute Solutions, Inc. (CPS), a premier supplier of tactical parachuting hardware and training solutions to US Government and International Military Allies, announces a change in leadership. After seven years of highly impactful service and dedication, Richard H. D’Antonio will retire as President and CEO turning over leadership responsibilities to Fred S. Williams. During Mr. D’Antonio’s tenure, the company expanded its product offerings and increased its global footprint by building valuable and strategic alliances.

“It has been a privilege to have had the opportunity to work with a group of selfless, dedicated, and passionate people,” said Rich D’Antonio. “CPS has always been supportive in putting the quality of our products and the needs of our customers first. I am extremely confident in the leadership abilities of Fred.”

Mr. Williams has been with CPS since June 2002 serving as its Vice President. As a former Navy Seal, he served in the United States Navy for 10 years after which he focused his efforts in the parachuting industry. He was instrumental in the creation and foundation of CPS which made its niche by integrating various hardware and training solutions for military parachuting operations. Mr. Williams will succeed Mr. D’Antonio as the President of CPS. Mr. D’Antonio will remain at CPS for an undetermined period to assist in the transition.

“I am honored to assume the leadership of such a strong team” said Williams. “I look forward to expanding the CPS product line with new hardware and additional training programs, giving our customers the best support possible, and the opportunities to support our men and women in uniform.”

Complete Parachute Solutions, Inc. has the best military parachute and training solutions available in the world. Their robust product line provides a very wide set of options for military customers. From large guided cargo parachutes to personnel systems and the training needed to employ effective use of each, CPS has the most rugged and reliable parachute systems and training available to maximize the effectiveness of your mission.

For more information contact
Lisa McDermott
1320 E. International Speedway Boulevard
DeLand, Florida 32724