General Dynamics names new president, COO
- March 9, 2012
General Dynamics Corp. has promoted Phebe N. Novakovic to become its president and chief operating officer.
The appointment is effective May 2.
Novakovic has been an executive vice president of General Dynamics since May 2010, responsible for the Marine Systems group, which includes three companies: Bath Iron Works, Electric Boat and NASSCO.
She had been senior vice president of planning and development since July 2005 and before that was vice president of strategic planning.
Jay L. Johnson will remain chairman and CEO of the Falls Church-based defense contractor.