Harris names president of communication systems business

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has named Dana Mehnert president of the company´s USD 1.9 billion Communication Systems business, reporting to Harris Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer William M. Brown, effective September 30, 2018, the company said.

Mehnert succeeds Chris Young, who is retiring following a distinguished 36-year career at Harris, Exelis and ITT. Harris acquired Exelis in May of 2015 and named Young president of the Communication Systems business at that time.

Harris is a technology innovator, solving customers´ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately USD 6 billion in annual revenue. Learn more at harris.com.