Tag Archives: Personnel Moves

White House Aims To Fill Long-Vacant No. 2 Position At NNSA

The White House on Friday announced the anticipated nominee to fill the number two slot at the Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), which has been vacant throughout the Trump administration. Longtime Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory senior physicist William Bookless would take over as NNSA principal deputy administrator upon Senate confirmation, according to […]

Boeing Names Aerospace Exec Curran To Lead AvionX Organization

Boeing [BA] on Monday appointed aerospace industry veteran Brendan Curran to lead the company’s year old organization that makes avionics products, saying the new position will help mature its aftermarket strategy. Curran was previously president of the Aerospace and Electronics segment of Crane Co. [CR], overseeing a $693 million business that provides technologies to the […]

GD Names Marzilli Executive VP For IT and Mission Systems Segments

General Dynamics [GD] on Tuesday said it has elected Christopher Marzilli to be the executive vice president of its Information Technology and Mission Systems segments effective Jan. 1, 2019, succeeding S. Daniel Johnson, who plans to retire at the end of 2018. Marzilli has been president of the Mission Systems segment since January 2015 and […]

L3 Establishes Business Segment To Focus On ISR, Bolster Growth And Boost Margins

As part of L3 Technologies’ [LLL] major transformation plans this year, the company on Thursday said it has consolidated its Aerospace Systems and Sensors Systems business segment into one focused on intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) solutions for customers worldwide. The $4.7 billion Texas-based ISR Systems segment supplies sensor solutions from the “ocean floor to […]

Head of BWXT Nuclear Operations Group Leaving After June; Head Lawyer Also to Depart

Joseph Henry, president and chief operating officer of BWX Technologies’ Nuclear Operations Group, will retire June 30, the company disclosed Monday in a regulatory filing. It was not immediately clear who would succeed the retired Navy admiral at the helm of the Lynchburg, Va.-based company’s nuclear manufacturing and fuel-enrichment business. “We will announce [Henry’s] successor […]

Wicker Expects Schultz To Be Confirmed As Next Coast Guard Commandant

At the conclusion of a Senate hearing on Tuesday to consider the nomination of Vice Adm. Karl Schultz to be the next Commandant of the Coast Guard, Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) who chaired the confirmation hearing, said he expects the Schultz to be confirmed. “I think it’s safe to say that the prospects of your […]

GD Completes Acquisition Of CSRA

General Dynamics [GD] on Tuesday said it has completed its $9.7 billion acquisition of CSRA Inc., allowing it to create a new information technology segment that is the second largest business serving the federal IT sector. GD said it expects the deal to be accretive to its earnings per share and free cash flow in […]

Boeing Restructuring Defense Segment To Align With Strategy

Boeing [BA] is reorganizing its defense segment by adding two new divisions and eliminating another to better align with its market strategy, according to a company spokesman. The two new divisions, Commercial Derivative Aircraft and Missile and Weapon Systems, will report directly to Leanne Caret, CEO of Boeing Defense, Space & Security, Todd Blecher, a […]

Coast Guard Atlantic Area Chief Schultz Nominated To Be Next Commandant

President Trump on Thursday nominated Vice Adm. Karl Schultz to be the next Coast Guard Commandant, succeeding Adm. Paul Zukunft, who will complete his four-year term as the service’s 25th commandant at the end of May. Schultz is currently commander of the Coast Guard’s Atlantic Area, which puts him in charge of all Coast Guard […]