Diane Balderson, Former NAVAIR Official, Joins Northrop as Contracts & Pricing VP

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Diane Balderson Diane Balderson, former executive director and assistant commander for contracts at Naval Air Systems Command, has joined Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) as vice president of contracts and pricing. Northrop said Monday that the 33-year government acquisition veteran will oversee the company’s policies on contracts and pricing, as well as be responsible for Northrop’s contract...

Nimish Doshi Named Northrop Tech Services Sector CFO, VP; James Palmer Comments

Nimish Doshi
Nimish Doshi, a 16-year veteran of Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC), has been appointed chief financial officer and vice president of business management for the company’s technical services sector. Beginning July 29, Doshi will be responsible for aligning the sector’s financial and business strategies with corporate objectives, Northrop said Tuesday. He will succeed the retiring Dave...

Northrop Promotes Michael Hardesty To Corporate VP, Chief Accountant

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Michael Hardesty Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) board of directors has promoted Michael Hardesty, a former vice president of business management, to serve as corporate vice president, controller and chief accounting officer. His promotion is effective immediately and he succeeds Kenneth Bedingfield, who is now VP of business management and chief financial officer in the aerospace systems sector,...

Northrop Names Karen Williams Contracts VP; James Palmer Comments

Karen Williams Northrop Grumman has appointed Karen Williams vice president of contracts, pricing and supply chain, the company announced Thursday. She will report to James Palmer, chief financial officer and corporate VP, and succeed Susan Cote, who plans to retire from the company. Palmer said Williams brings experience in government contracting, general management and business management. She will...

Northrop Board Elects Bedingfield Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate VP

The board of directors at Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has elected Kenneth Bedingfield as new corporate vice present, controller and chief accounting officer. Bedingfield will join the company on Nov. 28, 2011 and will report to James Palmer, current corporate VP and CFO. Bedingfield will assume his duties of controller and chief accounting officer following the company’s 2011 annual report....