Every 24 seconds a fire department responds to a fire...

Fire Report House Fire

FireInfoSys manages a network of fire chiefs, fire investigators and technology
professionals across the Country that provide expert consulting to local agencies.

Management Team

Richard Guerin, Founder & President

[Email Richard]

Rich Guerin is the President and founder of Fire Information Systems. Rich has extensive experience developing and aggregating numerous disparate data systems to create highly successful business products. In 1998, Rich proposed to CARFAX they include accident information in their Vehicle History Report product. He initiated and directed the development of the first nationwide accident report data repository. As a result, CARFAX earned substantial market share that generated a multi-million dollar business impact. As data acquisition and business development manager for 13 years, Rich continued to pioneer new data models and create product enhancements for CARFAX.

Prior to CARFAX, Rich was Director of the New York Crash Outcome Data Evaluation System (CODES) for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The CODES project represents the first time that occupant-specific medical outcome and cost data for all occupants involved in motor vehicle crashes were combined in the United States. This information was used to generate a motor vehicle occupant safety study that was presented to the United States Congress in 1996.

Rich also served as Associate Director of the New York State Emergency Medical Services Bureau for 12 years. At NYS EMS he directed the statewide training / certification, continuing education, EMS data and research systems. With his passion for firefighting and research, Rich formed Guerin Associates in 1992. Rich acquired nearly $1 million in competitive grants monies for public safety organizations and developed several new technology systems for the fire and emergency medical markets.

Richard Guerin has practiced in the field of firefighting and emergency medical services for over thirty five years and has received numerous commendations for his leadership achievements and lifesaving actions, including the Firefighter Medal of Valor. Rich is a prolific researcher, author, entrepreneur and popular speaker who lectures internationally on stolen vehicles, vehicle crimes, fraud investigations, traffic safety, emergency services and firefighting. Rich resides in beautiful Saratoga County, New York where he continues to serve his community as a volunteer firefighter.

Rich is a member of:
  • International Association of Fire Chiefs
  • International Association of Chiefs of Police
  • International Association of Auto Theft Investigators
  • Association of Transportation Safety Data Professionals

William Guerin, Co-Founder, Chief Technology Officer

[Email William]

William Guerin brings more than 25 years of experience in product management and development to his role as CTO. In this capacity, William oversees the Fire Information Systems’ requirements, product architecture and development, data mining, and team management.

Prior to joining Fire Information Systems, William worked for Fortune 500 companies, including Microsoft and America Online, numerous high-tech startups serving in roles from VP Product Development / Co-Founder to Principal Software Engineer.
William pioneered mission critical systems from the ground up in various industries including banking and finance, e-commerce, manufacturing, and state government agencies.

William excels at start-of-the-art technology, mission critical business applications, large scale data management, and internet applications serving millions of visits per month.