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Rob Strain, Ball Aerospace President, Joins DIB SAC

Rob Strain President Ball Aerospace

Ball Aerospace President Rob Strain will serve as a subcommittee member on the Defense Innovation Board (DIB) Space Advisory Committee (SAC), the company announced Monday. "This advisory panel will be critical in shaping the nation's path forward in space exploration, technology development and strategy at a time when the space domain is evolving quickly and in unforeseen ways," said Strain.

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Makenzie Lystrup Named Ball Aerospace VP, GM for Civil Space Business

Makenzie Lystrup, senior director for civil space advanced systems and business development at Ball Aerospace, has been appointed vice president and general manager of the company’s civil space business. She succeeds Jim Oschmann, who will retire from Ball Aerospace on Aug. 10 after a 14-year career there, the company said Monday. …

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Ball Aerospace Buys Software Development Firm Wavefront for Cyber, Diversification Push; Rob Strain Comments

Ball Aerospace and Technologies has bought engineering and analytical services provider Wavefront Technologies for an undisclosed sum as part of its portfolio diversification efforts. Rob Strain, president of Ball Aerospace, said Friday the company also expects the acquisition to help broaden its presence in the Washington metropolitan area. Maryland-based Wavefront …

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Alison Medbery Elevates to VP of Finance at Ball Aerospace Among Series of Exec Moves

Ball Aerospace & Technologies has made a series of executive appointments in its finance, communications and human resources units. Alison Medbury will succeed Bill Unger as vice president of finance as Unger moves to parent company Ball Corp.‘s (NYSE: BLL) North American beverage packaging business as VP of finance, Ball Aerospace said Monday. Vikki …

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Ball Aerospace Acquires NGA Prime Mission Analysis Contract Work; Rob Strain Comments

Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp. has acquired responsibility for National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency prime contract for mission analysis and engineering in a transaction with the agency and OGSystems LLC. The company will provide testing, validation and systems engineering to NGA under the Total Application Services Enterprise Requirements contract, Ball Aerospace said …

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Ball Aerospace Promotes COO Rob Strain To CEO, David Taylor Retiring

Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp. has promoted Chief Operating Officer Rob Strain to succeed David Taylor as CEO, effective at the end of March. Taylor will retire from the company at that time after a 29-year career there, Ball Aerospace said Monday. Strain joined the company in March 2012 as …

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Ball Aerospace Names Debra Lepore Washington Operations Lead; David Taylor, Rob Strain Comment

Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has appointed Debra Facktor Lepore vice president and general manager of Washington operations, effective Jan. 15. The company said Lepore reports to David Taylor, president and CEO, and act as the company’s senior executive in the Washington area with responsibility for growing the company’s profile …

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Ball Aerospace Names 16-Year Vet Tim Harris National Defense Lead; Rob Strain Comments

Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. has appointed Tim Harris vice president and general manager for national defense, the company announced Wednesday. The 16-year company veteran will oversee programs and direct all new defense-related business pursuits for the national defense strategic business unit. He will also lead the company’s national security space …

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