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Bridget Lauderdale Named Lockheed Corporate Strategy, BD SVP; Marillyn Hewson Comments

Bridget Lauderdale,  vice president and general manager of aeronautics operations at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), will take a new role as SVP for corporate strategy and business development and a corporate officer of the company. Lauderdale will start in her new position on Jan. 1, 2015 and be responsible for new business capture and …

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Marillyn Hewson: Lockheed Makes Federal Health IT Play With Buy of Systems Made Simple

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has agreed to acquire Syracuse, New York-based health information technology services contractor Systems Made Simple for an undisclosed sum in a push to expand offerings in the federal health IT market. The companies expect to close the deal within 30 days and Systems Made Simple will …

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Marillyn Hewson: Lockheed Extends Dividend Increases as Repurchase Program Continues

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will move forward on its share repurchase program after the board of directors approved to buy back an additional $2 billion of the company’s common stock. The company also said Thursday its dividend for its fiscal year 2014 fourth quarter will increase 13 percent from the previous quarter $1.50 and is payable on Dec. …

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Marillyn Hewson: Lockheed Seeks to Complement Intell Sharing Tech Portfolio With Zeta Associates Buy

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has agreed to purchase Zeta Associates, a data-exchange technology provider to the defense and intelligence sectors, for an undisclosed amount. “Zeta Associates’ expertise in cross-platform information collection, analysis and dissemination is an ideal complement to our national security capabilities, ” Marillyn Hewson, Lockheed president and CEO, …

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Marillyn Hewson: Lockheed to Add Astrotech’s Satellite Launch Prep Offerings Through Acquisition

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has moved to expand its space systems business by agreeing to purchase Astrotech Corp.‘s business unit that provides satellite launch support work to the government and commercial sectors. Terms of the deal were undisclosed and Lockheed expects to wrap up its acquisition of Astrotech Space Operations …

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Marillyn Hewson: Lockheed Opens Israeli Office to Help Back Military’s Southern Strategy

Shelly Gotman,  managing director of Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) information systems and global solutions unit for Israel, will oversee the company’s newly-opened office in Be’er Sheva. “The opening of our Lockheed Martin office here in Be’er Sheva is a demonstration of our commitment to supporting the Israeli Defense Force’s ‘Move to …

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Marillyn Hewson: Lockheed Seeks Aviation IT Business Growth Through BEONTRA Buy

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has bought airport planning and forecasting tools provider BEONTRA AG for an undisclosed amount. Marillyn Hewson, Lockheed chairman, president and CEO, said Tuesday that BEONTRA’s traffic and revenue planning portfolio will be integrated into Lockheed’s commercial aviation offerings. “BEONTRA’s capabilities expand our business in commercial airport information …

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Video: Lockheed CEO Marillyn Hewson on Govt Budgets, International Sales, F-35 Program & More

Marillyn Hewson, Lockheed Martin chairman, president and CEO, recently spoke with Bloomberg’s Peter Cook about a range of topics, including how international sales fit into the Bethesda, Md.-based aerospace, defense and security contractor’s future plans and her perspective on the current budget environment. “I must say I’m very encouraged that …

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Marillyn Hewson Named Lockheed Board Chair; Bob Stevens to Retire From Company

Marillyn Hewson, who became president and CEO of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) in January, has been elected to succeed current Executive Chairman Bob Stevens as chairman of the board. Stevens,  who led the company as CEO from 2004 to 2012, will step down from the board of directors Dec. 31 …

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Lisa Callahan to Succeed Erich Sanchack as Lockheed Internal Audit VP

Lisa Callahan, a 27-year veteran of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has been appointed to serve as vice president of internal audit and as a corporate officer starting Dec. 1. She currently serves as vice president and general manager for the undersea systems line of business within the mission systems and training …

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