Important Announcement: the ESCI – Fields Consulting Group Partnership

January 14, 2016By esciadminBlog, Welcome to ESCI

WILSONVILLE, Oregon – January 12, 2016 – Emergency Services Consulting International and Fields Consulting Group announce a synergistic new partnership established to bring fire department executive recruitment and placement services to a new level. As the consulting arm of the International Association of Fire Chief’s, ESCI is joining together with Fields Consulting Group, an internationally … Read More

ESCI’s New CEO, Sheldon Gilbert

September 14, 2015By esciadminBlog, Welcome to ESCI

WILSONVILLE, Oregon – July 8, 2015 – Emergency Services Consulting International (ESCI) today announced that, effective July 1, Sheldon Gilbert, retired fire chief from Alameda County, CA was appointed as the company’s Chief Executive Officer. ‘We have a deep history with Sheldon – Sheldon was a former client several years ago during his tenure in … Read More

Welcome to ESCI

September 14, 2015By esciadminBlog

Emergency Services Consulting International (ESCI) is an international firm founded by Jack Snook. Our firm provides specialized, high quality, professional fire, police, communications, and EMS consulting services to organizations throughout the United States and Canada. ESCI has been meeting the needs of emergency services agencies since 1976 and is considered by many to be the … Read More

Project Awards

January 30, 2015By esciadminBlog, ESCI

ESCI has been awarded the following projects: Loudon County, VA– Strategic Plan This project will produce a Strategic Plan that will guide the direction of the agency over the next five years. ESCI will facilitate an actionable plan that utilizes a set of performance objectives noting responsible parties and a quantitative method to monitor performance. … Read More

Welcome Bill Metcalf!

December 10, 2014By esciadminBlog, ESCI

WILSONVILLE, Oregon – December 10, 2014 – Emergency Services Consulting International (ESCI) today announced that, effective November 3, 2014, Chief William (Bill) Metcalf, Fallbrook, California was appointed to the company’s board as the chairman. ‘Bill brings extensive expertise in the fire service industry as both a well-respected leader in public safety and a business thinker … Read More

Project Awards

September 25, 2014By esciadminBlog, ESCI

ESCI has been awarded the following projects: Kansas City,  Missouri – Strategic Plan and Standards of Cover This project will produce a Standards of Cover document that is fully complaint with industry best practices in the field of deployment analysis. It will also create a Strategic Plan that can guide the direction of the agency … Read More

ESCI Welcomes David Paulison as our Newest Board Member

July 11, 2014By esciadminBlog, ESCI

ESCI would like to announce that R. David Paulison, principal partner at Global Emergency Solutions and past FEMA Director, was appointed to the company’s board of directors. Mr. Paulison served as Administrator of the United States Fire Administration from 2001-2005, a Senate confirmed Presidential appointee. Additional duties in 2003 and 2004 included service as the Director … Read More

Project Awards

May 9, 2014By esciadminBlog, ESCI

ESCI has been awarded the following projects: Lakeside, Show Low, Pinetop, and Linden, Arizona – Cooperative Services Study This project creates a baseline assessment of current organizational conditions and service performances, and will use that information to identify opportunities and feasibility for collaborative options. From here, ESCI will identify areas of duplication that can be reduced … Read More

Congratulations Cloquet Area Fire District, Minnesota

April 2, 2014By esciadminBlog, ESCI

Congratulations to ESCI client, Cloquet Area Fire District, award winners of the inaugural Bush Prize for Community Innovation! Out of nearly 300 applicants across three states and 23 Native nations, Cloquet Area Fire District is one of nine organizations to be awarded, which includes a well deserved cash prize of $500,000. ESCI has worked with Cloquet … Read More