January 26, 2012 – Executive search firm Preston | Reffett, LLC has been selected by the Department of Defense to lead the search for the president/CEO of the Army and Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES). Ron Flom, managing director of the public sector & acquisition practice in Arlington, VA, will lead the search. AAFES operates more than 3,100 facilities in more than 30 countries, all 50 states, and five U.S. territories. With annual revenues in excess of $10 billion, it serves active and retired military personnel, and their dependents, worldwide. Co-founder and managing partner, Bill Reffett, said: “We are proud to have been selected to assist the Department of Defense in its selection of its first ever non-uniformed chief executive officer.” Preston | Reffett is an executive search firm with offices in the areas of Seattle, Philadelphia, New York City, Buffalo, Greensboro, Arlington, Morristown, and Orlando.