This Day On The Street
Continue to site
ADVERTISEMENT
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Northrop Grumman Selects Amy F. Hopkins, Thomas E. Laux To Lead Elements Of New Business And Advanced Systems Development Organization

REDONDO BEACH, Calif., July 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) today announced the hiring of Amy F. Hopkins and Thomas E. Laux, two executives who will lead elements of a newly formed Business and Advanced Systems Development (BASD) organization within the company's Aerospace Systems sector.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO)

Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/noc/mediagallery.html?pkgid=19662.

Hopkins joins Northrop Grumman as director of strategy and analysis. She most recently worked as a professional staff member for the U.S. Senate's Committee on Intelligence, where she had budget oversight and authorization of the general defense intelligence program and the military intelligence program. Prior to that, she was the special assistant to the vice chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, providing direct support in managing highest-priority operational, intelligence, acquisition, policy and legislative activities. Previous experience includes positions with the Department of the Navy and the Defense Intelligence Agency. She earned a bachelor's degree in international relations from Old Dominion University and a master's degree in security policy studies from The George Washington University.

Laux will lead the mission campaign for combat support and mobility as its director. He comes to the company with more than 30 years of experience as an acquisition expert with the U.S. Navy, including his most recent position as deputy assistant secretary of the Navy (air programs), where he led the Navy's aviation portfolio for the assistant secretary of the Navy (research, development and acquisition). His career also has included responsibility for the development, acquisition and fleet support of all U.S. Navy and Marine Corps helicopters and land-based aircraft. He also served as the Department of the Navy's first civilian program manager for a major aircraft program. Laux earned a bachelor's degree in engineering and a master's degree in mechanical engineering from the Catholic University of America. He also received a master's degree in business administration from George Mason University.

"Amy and Tom come to Northrop Grumman with stellar credentials at a most important time," said Bob Burke, sector vice president, BASD, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems. "We built the BASD organization to find new and better ways to deliver quality and value to our customers in an increasingly challenging business environment, and, as part of an established leadership team, we're confident Amy and Tom will make an immediate and lasting impact."

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cyber, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide. Please visit www.northropgrumman.com for more information.

SOURCE Northrop Grumman Corporation

Copyright 2011 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Options Profits

Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community
SYM TRADE IT LAST %CHG

Markets

Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,630.27 +189.68 1.09%
S&P 500 2,093.25 +25.61 1.24%
NASDAQ 5,089.2060 +49.43 0.98%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs