L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) announced today the promotion of Ron Cook to corporate senior vice president. He will continue to lead L-3’s London Operations organization, reporting to L-3’s executive vice president of corporate strategy and development, Curtis Brunson. Mr. Cook has led L-3 London Operations since it was established in 2005.
“Ron has been a very effective leader and strategist for L-3 in the United Kingdom, where our business and customer base are broad and diverse in the aerospace, defense and civil markets,” said Michael T. Strianese, L-3’s chairman, president and chief executive officer. “The U.K. is L-3’s largest overseas customer, with increasing sales year-over-year. At a time when continuing the expansion of L-3’s international base is a central focus for the business, we look forward to Ron’s increased contributions going forward.”
Headquartered in New York City, L-3 employs approximately 51,000 people worldwide and is a prime contractor in C
ISR (Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance) systems, platform and logistics solutions, and national security solutions. L-3 is also a leading provider of a broad range of electronic systems used on military and commercial platforms. The company reported 2012 sales of $13.1 billion.
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