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Retired Air Force General Frank Bruno Joins Battelle

Posted on Oct 30, 2013

Columbus, Oh. 30, October 2013—Battelle, the world’s largest independent research and development organization, has hired Brigadier General Frank Bruno, U.S. Air Force (Ret.), to lead its national Air Force business. 

Bruno joins Battelle after completing a distinguished 29-year military career and serving in senior management roles in the aerospace and defense industry.  As Vice President, Air Force Account, Bruno has responsibility for strategic relationship management and business integration for Air Force clients.

“General Bruno is the ideal leader to further enhance Battelle’s impact in this important national security market,” said Steve Kelly, President of Battelle’s National Security business. “In addition to Frank’s rich technical background and military expertise, he brings a deep understanding of how industry can best bring value and contribute to mission success for that vital community.”  

Bruno will operate from Battelle’s corporate headquarters in Columbus, Ohio.

About Battelle

Every day, the people of Battelle apply science and technology to solving what matters most. At major technology centers and national laboratories around the world, Battelle conducts research and development, designs and manufactures products, and delivers critical services for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio since its founding in 1929, Battelle serves the national security, health and life sciences, and energy and environmental industries. For more information, visit 

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