Lockheed Martin Names Anne Marie Squeo as Vice President of Communications for Maritime Systems and Sensors

WASHINGTON, D.C., 09/14/2009 --

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has appointed Anne Marie Squeo vice president of Communications for its Maritime Systems and Sensors (MS2) business. MS2, based in Washington, D.C., is part of the Electronic Systems business area and has 13,000 employees, primarily based in the U.S, Canada and Australia.

"Anne Marie brings to Lockheed Martin a significant record of achievement in corporate communications, public affairs and journalism, coupled with solid experience in strategic planning, messaging and international operations," said Fred Moosally, president of Lockheed Martin MS2. "Her appointment recognizes the essential role of communications as we continue to grow our core U.S. and international weapon systems and sensor businesses while also building positions in new markets."

Squeo was director of Public Relations for Raytheon Company in Washington, D.C. since 2006. Prior to that, she was an award-winning journalist, initially with Bloomberg News and later at The Wall Street Journal. She received her bachelor's degree in communications from St. John's University and earned her master's degree in magazine journalism from New York University.

Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security company that employs about 140,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. The corporation reported 2008 sales of $42.7 billion.