21 January 2014
Aerojet Rocketdyne, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, said that Tyler Evans will join the company as vice president of its Rocket Shop Defense Advanced Programs unit.
In this role, Evans primarily will be responsible for providing strategic guidance and leadership, and driving the process improvements needed to execute a diverse portfolio of defense-related new product developments. He will continue to maintain the momentum needed to deliver innovative, affordable and enabling solutions to Aerojet Rocketdyne customers.
Evans holds a bachelor of science in aerospace engineering from Virginia Tech and a master of science in mechanical and aerospace engineering from Princeton University.
Aerojet Rocketdyne is an aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to the space, missile defense, strategic, tactical missile, and armaments areas in support of domestic and international markets.
GenCorp is a diversified company providing innovative solutions to its customers in the aerospace and defense, and real estate markets. Additional information about Aerojet Rocketdyne and GenCorp can be obtained by visiting the companies´ websites at www.Rocket.com and www.GenCorp.com.