Prior to joining McDonald's, Thompson was an Engineer Specialist in the Defense Systems Division for the Northrop Corporation
in Rolling Meadows, Ill.
Kelly has also contributed his talents at Apollo Computer, Texas Instruments, Northrop Corporation
and Data Terminal Systems.
The new company combines the best aerostructures design and manufacturing capabilities of three former aerostructures operations: Vought Aircraft Company, Northrop Corporation
and Grumman Corporation.
Bill began his career at Northrop Corporation
, and earned a Bachelor of Science, Business Administrative, Finance degree from the University of Southern California and an MBA, Finance degree from California State University at Fullerton.
West was Senior Vice President of Government Affairs for the Northrop Corporation
, an aerospace and defense systems company.
He joined Northrop Corporation
in 1986 as Director Government Relations, where he was responsible for expanding Northrop's relationships and communications with the U.
Prior to Renaissance, he was employed in a variety of managerial and technical roles at 3Com Corporation, Chipcom Corporation, and Northrop Corporation
During his career he has held senior positions with Northrop Corporation
, Smith Industries Aerospace, AlliedSignal and, most recently, L-3 Communications' Telemetry & Instrument Division.
Of Counsel at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, and Assistant General Counsel at Northrop Corporation
Before founding Global Air Spares and Atlantic Airmotive, he spent 12 years with the Northrop Corporation
both in Los Angeles and Saudi Arabia in support of their F-5 program.
Previously, he served as project engineer for Hughes Aircraft in their Radar Systems Group, and as project manager and senior engineer for the Northrop Corporation
, a developer of software and hardware systems for advanced aircraft and avionics support.
Prior to joining National in 1972 he was a sales engineer and regional sales manger for Motorola Semiconductor, a sales engineer for Philco Corporation, and a design engineer for the Nortonics Division of Northrop Corporation