Dan Morris, a former senior account executive at Adobe Systems (Nasdaq: ADBE), hasÂ been namedÂ senior director of government services at Gaithersburg, Maryland-based satellite communications firm.UltiSat.
Morris will be responsible for helping expand the companyâs projects with U.S. defense agencies and professional services portfolio, UltiSat said Tuesday.
He previously held senior-level roles in sales, business development, operations and program management at Adobe’s federal business andÂ ARINC.
Morris also served asÂ vice president of services at MicroStrategy, Â managing member atÂ Semper Serve, Â director of business management services atÂ OMNITEC Solutions andÂ senior test and evaluation engineer atÂ Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC).
Before he joined the private sector, Morris was a U.S. Navy sailor and officer aboard USS Camden, USS Nimitz, USS Merrill, USS Stethem and USS Howard.
He also commanded USS Squall rotational crew duringÂ Operation Iraqi Freedom.
âHis strong military experience and commercial achievements add depth and knowledge to our growing sales organization, ” said Amy Gwinn, UltiSat’s senior vice president of government services.
UltiSat offersÂ satellite communications products, services and infrastructure comprised of very small aperture terminal, airborne surveillance systems, teleport and mobile satellite services.