DigitalGlobe appoints VP to provide strategic leadership on defense programs

DigitalGlobe, a Maxar Technologies company (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.) (NYSE: MAXR; TSX: MAXR), has announced that Mike Edwards has joined DigitalGlobe as Vice President, Senior Advisor Defense Programs, to provide strategic leadership on various defense programs, including the company´s work with the U.S. Department of Defense and collaboration with aero-defense companies, the company said.

Edwards joins the company´s senior leadership team and will report to DigitalGlobe President Dan Jablonsky.

DigitalGlobe is the global leader in commercial high-resolution satellite imagery. DigitalGlobe is a Maxar Technologies company (NYSE: MAXR; TSX: MAXR). For more information visit

As a global leader of advanced space technology solutions, Maxar Technologies (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates) is at the nexus of the new space economy, developing and sustaining the infrastructure and delivering the information, services, systems that unlock the promise of space for commercial and government markets. For more information, visit