Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division supports national security missions around the globe with unmanned systems, defense and federal solutions, and nuclear and environmental services. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.
HII President and CEO Mike Petters was the keynote speaker at the Virginia Chamber of Commerce 2020 Healthcare Conference, held virtually on Oct. 7, 2020. Part of "Hard Stuff Done Right" includes a responsibility to keep our employees as safe – and as healthy – as possible.
Included are messages from HII's chief human resources officer, company-specific information and links to the latest information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Providing trusted, timely and effective communications to all HII stakeholders, especially employees and their families, is a primary function of Communications. In this third of a seven-part series, Steve Campbell, HII’s corporate director of enterprise communications, Jaime Orlando, pictured, Technical Solutions’ senior director of communications, Bryan Moore, director of communications for Newport News Shipbuilding, and Sheila Kowalewski, digital media specialist for Ingalls Shipbuilding, share some of the tools and technologies deployed in response to COVID-19 that are transforming the way we communicate.
Six months into the pandemic, HII President and CEO Mike Petters discusses how COVID-19 has changed how HII operates and how these changes have accelerated leadership development across the enterprise.