FALLS CHURCH, Va. – April 7, 2014 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) announced today that Anthony Brown has been appointed vice president, Human Resources for the Corporate Office and Enterprise Shared Services (ESS), effective immediately. Brown will report to Denise Peppard, corporate vice president and chief human resources officer.

In this role, Brown will be responsible for overall human resources leadership in support of all corporate office and ESS organizations. He will also be a member of the company's Human Resources Policy Council. In addition, Brown will lead the companywide Talent Capture and Redeployment Center of Excellence, which strengthens and enables Northrop Grumman to attract, retain and hire the best and most diverse top talent while meeting the company's business objectives and strategic plans.

Brown joins Northrop Grumman from Clark Construction, where he was the vice president of Human Resources. Previously, he was vice president of Human Resources for the PulteGroup.

Brown earned a bachelor's degree in Business Management from The College of William and Mary and completed the University of Michigan's Executive Human Resources Program.

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.

  CONTACT: Randy Belote (Media)