HII Talking Points: Jennifer Boykin on Transforming Newport News Shipbuilding
Jennifer Boykin and Phoebe Richards
Nov. 6, 2018
Jennifer Boykin, president of Newport News Shipbuilding, continues the discussion on Enterprise Transformation. She shares how NNS is transforming the workforce and the leadership factory, and how the company is leveraging current technology.
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About Mike Petters
Mike Petters is president and CEO of Huntington Ingalls Industries, America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. He is also a member of HII’s Board of Directors.
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About Dwayne Blake
Dwayne Blake is corporate vice president of investor relations at Huntington Ingalls Industries. He has served in this role since 2013.
About Bill Ermatinger
Bill Ermatinger is executive vice president and chief human resources officer of Huntington Ingalls Industries, America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry.
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About Scott Stabler
Scott Stabler is the executive vice president and chief transformation officer at Huntington Ingalls Industries. He works directly with HII’s divisions to assess and facilitate implementation of the transformative business model and process changes necessary to meet rapidly evolving customer demands.
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About Jennifer Boykin
Jennifer Boykin is executive vice president of Huntington Ingalls Industries and president of Newport News Shipbuilding in Newport News, Virginia. She has responsibility for more than 20,000 shipbuilders who design, build and maintain the world’s most complex ships: nuclear-powered aircraft carriers and nuclear-powered submarines.
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Ethics: Read the op-ed by Mike Petters, “Huntington Ingalls Industries’ ethics philosophy: Always do the right thing published on Feb. 12 in the Mississippi Business Journal.
Workforce Development Read the op-ed by Mike Petters, “Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Workforce Development Strategy: Engage In the Process Upstream ,” published Oct. 6 by IndustryWeek.
On Diversity and Inclusion: Read the op-ed by Mike Petters, “Diversity, Inclusion are Key,” published July 1 by the Daily Press.
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