Raytheon Chairman and CEO, William H. Swanson, Recognized as a Diversity Leader.
"My commitment to diversity is a core value," Swanson said. "I believe it is about welcoming all people and valuing the different ways we look at a problem. Innovation is, and will be, the product of teamwork that encourages diversity of thought and opinion."
Swanson, Raytheon's first executive diversity champion, has led the company's efforts to create an inclusive work culture.
Raytheon Company , with 2003 sales of $18.1 billion, is an industry leader in defense and government electronics, space, information technology, technical services, and business and special mission aircraft. With headquarters in Waltham, Mass., Raytheon employs more than 78,000 people worldwide.
Contact: Nicholas Garrison 781.522.6490
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