William M. Brown Named Pres./CEO Of Harris Corp.
October 11, 2011 at 5:24 AM (PT)
HARRIS CORPORATION's Board of Directors has appointed WILLIAM M. BROWN Pres./CEO effective NOVEMBER 1st. BROWN succeeds HOWARD L. LANCE, who has served as CEO since JANUARY 2003. LANCE announced in MAY 2011 his intention to retire when a successor was named.
BROWN joins HARRIS from UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORP., where he held several senior leadership roles since he joined the company in 1997. During the past six months, as SVP/Corporate Strategy and Development.