29 August 2014
Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) said that two members of its legal team received Patriot Awards from Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) for their support of employees who are active in the National Guard or National Reserve.
Jim Gildea, vice president and chief counsel of the company´s Newport News shipbuilding division, and Charles Neff, HII´s senior staff counsel, were nominated by Leila Garcia, a Newport News shipbuilding paralegal who serves in the Virginia Air National Guard.
Huntington Ingalls Industries designs, builds and manages the life-cycle of the most complex nuclear- and conventionally powered ships for the US Navy and Coast Guard. Its website is at www.huntingtoningalls.com.