Albert V. Romano Joins Hill International as Vice President and Phoenix Office Manager

Albert V. Romano Joins Hill International as Vice President and Phoenix Office
Manager

MARLTON, N.J. and PHOENIX, Feb. 5, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International
(NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today
that Albert V. Romano has joined Hill's Project Management Group as Vice
President and head of its Phoenix, Arizona office.

Romano has more than 32 years of engineering, infrastructure, and management
experience. His professional experience includes project and program
management, office and regional operations management, strategic and business
growth, market segment leadership and client relationship management. Before
joining Hill, he served as Vice President of Federal Infrastructure Services
at ATCS, P.L.C. Prior to that, Romano worked with Michael Baker Jr. Inc. where
he held several senior management and leadership positions over a 17-year
period. Amongst his various roles, he served as Senior Vice President and
West Area Manager for multiple, multi-disciplinary offices throughout the
Western United States (including the Southwest and Alaska). Romano also
served as Senior Program Principal for major federal projects and programs
nationwide, as well as Market Services Manager for homeland security
nationwide.

Romano earned his B.S. in civil engineering from the University of Maryland
and his M.G.A. in general administration from the University of Maryland
University College. He is a Certified Floodplain Manager and is actively
involved in several professional organizations, having most recently served a
three-year term as Chairman of the Board of Directors of The Infrastructure
Security Partnership (TISP).

"Albert is very strong operations and business development professional," said
Michael B. Smith, Senior Vice President and Western Regional Manager for
Hill's Project Management Group."We are sure that his leadership will lead to
further growth for our Phoenix office," added Smith.

Hill International, with 3,500 employees in 110 offices worldwide, provides
program management, project management, construction management and
construction claims and consulting services. Engineering News-Record magazine
recently ranked Hill as the 8th 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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