FireStats is a consulting firm specializing in the analysis of fire, EMS and emergency communications data. Company founder, Paul Rottenberg, is a nationally-recognized expert in this field and has worked on hundreds of local government projects for fire departments in addition to teaching courses in analysis techniques and principles of performance measurement for fire, EMS and communications managers nationwide.
Our highly specialized class of consulting services focuses principally on statistical and spatial analysis of fire department operations and FireStats’ Consultants include experts in mathematics, GIS, data architecture, programming, data migration, data mining, and public health.
Paul Rottenberg is the president of FireStats, LLC. He has been performing statistical analyses for municipal fire departments since 1999 and has been working for over 25 years as a consultant to business and government, providing analysis and public policy support to cities, special districts, and public contractors throughout the United States. Paul has a Master’s Degree in Public Health...
Mr. Gomez is the Chief Technology Officer for FireStats, LLC. He holds a degree in Information Systems Engineering, and has post-degree courses in Artificial Intelligence, Business Analytics and Business Intelligence along with a Project Management certification from the PMP Institute. Pablo was also an International Math and Physics Olympian. Pablo has two decades of experience in a broad array of...
Micheal Despain is a fire service consultant providing a broad range of fire and EMS expertise to FireStats, LLC. Chief Despain has over 36 years of experience in the public safety field, previously serving as fire chief for the City of Clovis (CA) and the City of Lincoln (NE). He has also served as interim fire chief for the cities of Fresno (CA), Rocklin (CA), Piedmont (CA), as well as a second time serving Lincoln (NE).