BALTIMORE, Jan. 10, 2011 -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has named W. Dennis Gallimore vice president of engineering, manufacturing and logistics (EM&L) for the Naval and Marine Systems Division (N&MSD) at the company's Electronic Systems sector, effective immediately.

Gallimore joined Northrop Grumman in 1982 and has served in numerous leadership roles in the company's Electronic Systems and Shipbuilding sectors. Most recently, he has served as vice president, engineering and integrated logistic support at the Shipbuilding sector's Gulf Coast facilities in Mississippi and Louisiana.

Gallimore received a bachelor's degree from Virginia Tech. He also attended the financial management training program at the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business. He is a licensed professional engineer.

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