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David Bessey Named Assistant Vice President for Counter-UAS Business Development at SRC

October 12, 2017

Syracuse, NY – SRC, Inc., is pleased to announce the promotion of David Bessey (headshot) to assistant vice president, counter-UAS business development.

In his new role, Bessey will remain focused on developing strong opportunities for SRCís counter-UAS programs. His responsibilities will also include managing other business development staff while continuing to expand the companyís customer base and exploring new customer spaces that could benefit from SRCís industry leading counter-UAS technology and expertise. His technical and business background positions Bessey to relate well to both engineering staff and customers, allowing him to help translate issues and assist in finding viable solutions.

Bessey previously served as SRCís director of business development where he was responsible for the management, technical leadership and development of domestic and foreign opportunities at SRC. He has also collaborated with the U.S. Government to allow direct foreign sales to the United Kingdom and has led capture efforts with the Australian Government to secure multimillion dollar contracts for SRC and SRC Aus.

"Dave is a vital part of SRC business development team," said Paul Tremont, president and CEO of SRC. "His knowledge of our customer base and his ability to determine and meet our customers' needs will foster our continued success in the rapidly growing area of counter-UAS."

Bessey earned his masterís degree in electrical engineering from the State University of New York at Binghamton and a bachelorís degree in physics from Syracuse University. He is also a member of the Association of Unmanned Systems International, as well as a member of the board of directors for Northern New York Fort Drum Chapter of the Association of the U.S. Army. Bessey has been with SRC for 12 years and currently resides in Mexico, NY with his wife.

About SRC

SRC, Inc. (@SRCScoop) , a not-for-profit research and development company, combines information, science, technology and ingenuity to solve "impossible" problems in the areas of defense, environment and intelligence. Across our family of companies, we apply bright minds, fresh thinking and relentless determination to deliver innovative products and services that are redefining possible® for the challenges faced by America and its Allies.

Since 1957, our commitment to the customer and the best solution – not the bottom line – has remained a core value that guides our efforts. This passion for quality carries through to the technologies we invent and manufacture, the laboratories and facilities we build, the people we hire, and communities where we work. Today, more than 1,150 engineers, scientists and professionals work together at SRC to protect our people, environment and way of life.

 

David Bessey Named Assistant Vice President for Counter-UAS Business Development at SRC

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