Lockheed Reorganizes Electronic Systems, Names Dale Bennett, Rick Edwards New Unit Heads; Stevens, Kubasik Comment

Dale Bennett Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has divided its electronic systems area into two new sectors and named Dale Bennett and Rick Edwards executive vice presidents for the new units, with the structure effective Dec. 31. Rick Edwards On that date, the company said Bennett will serve as EVP for the new mission systems and training area and Edwards will lead the missiles and fire control area. Chairman...

Heavy at the Top: June’s GovCon Exec Move Recap

GovCon saw a number of top position changes and executive-level hires in the month of June, with GovCon Wire covering 20 in all. Three of GovCon’s largest firms will have new CEOs this year, all of whom previously served as COOs at their respective companies Hiring intelligence and information executives was also trending this month as five were brought in or promoted to either presidents,...

Lockheed CEO Bob Stevens to Retire; President, COO Chris Kubasik to Succeed Jan. 1

Bob Stevens, Lockheed Martin Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) announced Thursday that Chairman and CEO Bob Stevens will retire as chief executive before the end of the year and will be succeeded by President and Chief Operating Officer Chris Kubasik Jan. 1, 2013. The Bethesda, Md.-based security and aerospace contractor said Stevens will stay on as chairman through January 2014, subject to shareholder...