COLUMBUS, OH. 16 September, 2009—Michael A. Aimone has joined Battelle as Vice President, Strategy Development, after completing a distinguished career of federal service with the United States Air Force, retiring as a member of the Senior Executive Service.
Aimone will have principal responsibility for leading Battelle’s business strategies for critical infrastructure and energy needs for national security clients—where Battelle brings technology-rich solutions through its unique management relationship with seven U.S. national laboratories and two international laboratories.
“We’re very fortunate to have one of the Department of Defense’s most respected executives join our leadership team,” said Steve Kelly, President of Battelle’s National Security Global Business. “Mike’s been a trailblazer in defense energy initiatives, and his expertise and vision clearly enhance our ability to provide transformational capabilities to our clients in this critical area.” Aimone will be based in Arlington, VA.
Aimone most recently served as the Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, Installations and Mission Support, and received numerous awards during his distinguished career—including the 2007 Presidential Award for Leadership in Federal Energy Management.
As the world’s largest independent research and development organization, Battelle provides innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing needs through its four global businesses: Laboratory Management; National Security; Health and Life Sciences; and Energy, Environment and Material Sciences. It advances scientific discovery and application by conducting $6.2 billion in global R&D annually through contract research, laboratory management and technology commercialization.
Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Battelle oversees 22,000 employees in more than 130 locations worldwide, including eight national laboratories for which Battelle has a significant management role on behalf of the U.S. Department of Energy, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and the United Kingdom.
Battelle also is one of the nation’s leading charitable trusts focusing on societal and economic impact and actively supporting and promoting science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education.
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