NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 10, 2009--
L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) announced today that it has named Curtis
Brunson to the position of executive vice president responsible for
corporate strategy and development. In this new position, Mr. Brunson
will be responsible for leading the execution of L-3’s business
strategy, including customer relationships, technical development and
business development. Mr. Brunson will continue to report to Michael T.
Strianese, chairman, president and chief executive officer of L-3.
“Since joining L-3’s corporate leadership team in 2007, Curtis has been
an instrumental part of our strategic initiatives, including focusing
and strengthening relationships with customers, shaping our product and
services portfolio and realigning key business areas,” said Mr.
Strianese. “His contributions have enhanced the overall performance of
L-3 as well as our business outlook. I am very pleased to recognize
Curtis’ accomplishments and look forward to his continued contributions
to L-3 as our executive vice president.”
Mr. Brunson has over 35 years of management experience with L-3, Loral
and its heritage companies. In 2007, Mr. Brunson was named as L-3’s
senior vice president – corporate strategy and development. Prior to
that, he was president of L-3 Communication Systems-West in Salt Lake
City. Mr. Brunson began his career in 1972 with Sperry Systems
Management Division, prior to its merger into Unisys Government Services.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the New York
Institute of Technology and a master’s degree in computer science from
Polytechnic Institute in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Headquartered in New York City, L-3 Communications employs over 64,000
people worldwide and is a prime contractor in aircraft modernization and
maintenance, C3ISR (Command, Control, Communications,
Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance) systems and government
services. L-3 is also a leading provider of high technology products,
subsystems and systems. The company reported 2008 sales of $14.9 billion.
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Source: L-3 Communications