Boeing has named Ed Dandridge as senior vice chairman and chief communications officer with the corporate.
He’ll take up the position on September 28th.
Dandridge succeeds Greg Smith, who has served as interim chief communications officer since July, and can report back to Boeing chief govt David Calhoun.
He will even serve on the manager council.
On this position, Dandridge will oversee all features of communications at Boeing, together with enterprise unit communications, company communications, media relations, public affairs, management communications, worker engagement and company branding, in addition to channel and content material advertising and marketing.
“Ed is an distinctive communications govt, strategist and international chief with a monitor file of creating and main high-performing groups that allow companies to deepen their engagement with clients and drive outcomes,” Calhoun mentioned.
“I do know Ed will proceed to construct on our unwavering dedication to participating our associates and stakeholders with transparency as we confront these difficult instances as an trade and firm.”
Dandridge joins Boeing from AIG, the place he has served as international chief advertising and marketing and communications officer from AIG Common Insurance coverage since April 2018.