northrop grumman corp (NOC) Key Developments
Northrop Grumman Names Bridget Coulon as Vice President, Human Resources, for Corporate Office and Enterprise Shared Services
Jan 21 15
Northrop Grumman Corporation appointed Bridget Coulon, vice president, human resources for its orporate office and Enterprise Shared Services organization, effective immediately. She will report to Denise Peppard, corporate vice president and chief human resources officer. In this role, Coulon will be responsible for overall human resources leadership in support of the corporate office and ESS organization. She will also be a member of Northrop Grumman's human resources policy council. Coulon most recently served as human resources business leader for Engineering, Manufacturing and Logistics.
Northrop Grumman Corporation Names Brett B. Lambert Vice President, Corporate Strategy, Effective Jan. 26
Jan 20 15
Northrop Grumman Corporation has appointed Brett B. Lambert vice president, corporate strategy, effective Jan. 26. He will report to Mark A. Caylor, corporate vice president, president of Enterprise Services and chief strategy officer. Lambert replaces Stanley R. Szemborski who has retired from the company. In this role, Lambert will lead development and implementation of Northrop Grumman's corporate and business focus area strategies, and will serve as the chair of the strategic development council. Lambert joins Northrop Grumman after serving as an executive-in-residence with Renaissance Strategic Advisors, a senior associate at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, and a senior fellow at the National Defense Industrial Association. Previously, he served as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Manufacturing and Industrial Base Policy. Prior to his work in the DOD, Lambert spent 20 years working with defense and intelligence firms. He served as executive vice president of DFI International and managing director of DFI Investment Partners. He also worked for the U.S. Department of State at the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi.
Northrop Grumman Corporation Appoints Ron Foudray as Vice President, Business Development of its Information Systems Sector
Jan 20 15
Northrop Grumman Corporation announced it has appointed Ron Foudray as vice president, business development, for its Information Systems sector. Leveraging more than 25 years of experience in new business development, market planning, strategic partnerships
and business strategy, Foudray will have executive responsibility for leading the sector's business development efforts to identify, assess, shape and capture new business opportunities across targeted growth areas around the world. He will also focus on ensuring consistent and solid engagement across the sector's customer and industry partner communities. Foudray joined Northrop Grumman in 2004 and most recently served as vice president of business development with the Cyber division. Previously he was director of business development with the former Cyber Intelligence and Defense Systems divisions.
Northrop Grumman Corporation Appoints Tom Jones as Vice President and General Manager
Jan 15 15
Northrop Grumman Corporation has appointed Thomas H. Jones, vice president and general manager, Advanced Concepts & Technologies (AC&T), for the company's Electronic Systems sector, effective immediately. this new position, Jones will have executive responsibility for all AC&T strategic planning, activities and operations, including advanced architectures and advanced technologies. He will also oversee the shaping of customer research and development, advanced-research relationships with independent laboratories and universities, management of intellectual property and technology partnerships, foundry development, enterprise collaboration for continuous innovation and ensuring the incubation of advanced concepts. Jones will report to Gloria A. Flach, corporate vice president and president, Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems. Jones joined the company in 2011 as vice president, Undersea Systems.
Northrop Grumman Wins ICBM Ground Subsystems Support Contract with Potential Value of $963.5 Million
Jan 15 15
The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation a contract for the support of Minuteman III Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Ground Subsystems. Northrop Grumman is the sole award recipient for the indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract that is worth $963.5 million, with an initial award value of approximately $4.4 million. The work will be performed by Northrop Grumman personnel at Hill Air Force Base, Utah; Omaha, Nebraska; Vandenberg Air Force Base, California; and San Bernardino, California. Under this five-year contract, Northrop Grumman will provide program management support, engineering services and emergency response to the U.S. Air Force. This effort encompasses weapon system analyses, system and subsystems assessment, and technical advisement and assistance to the ICBM Systems Directorate on ground systems-related programs, risk management and mitigation.