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THOMAS GUNN TO HEAD McDONNELL DOUGLAS' STRATEGIC PLANNING AND MARKETING DEVELOPMENT EFFORTS

 ST. LOUIS, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- McDonnell Douglas has combined the corporation's strategic planning and market development activities into a new entity, headed by Thomas M. Gunn, as vice president-strategic business development.
 In his new position, Gunn, 50, has responsibility for developing and recommending the key strategies and actions related to domestic and international customers. The strategic business development organization will be the focal point for all strategic market and competitive assessments, and will address the major strategic issues facing McDonnell Douglas in its aerospace markets.
 Gunn joined McDonnell Douglas in 1975 as manager of marketing operations for McDonnell Douglas Astronautics Co. in Long Beach, Calif. In 1977, he moved to St. Louis, where he held a series of management positions, among them director-government affairs for the corporation and director-marketing and strategic planning for McDonnell Aircraft Co.
 In 1982, Gunn was named staff vice president of McDonnell Douglas' Washington, D.C., operations, and in 1986 he became vice president- marketing for McDonnell Aircraft. He was named president of McDonnell Douglas Helicopter Co. in 1990. In 1992 he returned to St. Louis, where he served as vice president-special projects and vice president- strategic market development until being named to his current position.
 Prior to joining McDonnell Douglas, Gunn spent much of his career in Washington, D.C., where he was an attorney and legal counsel to several congressional committees and government agencies. Gunn served with the Federal Trade Commission, the U.S. Committee on Judiciary, the U.S. Senate Committees on Government Operations and Appropriations.
 A native St. Louisan, Gunn holds a bachelor's degree in political science from St. Louis University and a juris doctorate from the St. Louis University School of Law.
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 /CONTACT: Barbara Anderson of McDonnell Douglas Corp., 314-233-2865/


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