Submitted by Lockheed Martin Corporation
In a congratulatory letter, Kenton Clarke, Div2000.com's President & CEO, said "Lockheed Martin Corporation was voted as one of the premier companies," and encouraged the Corporation to share this award with its Marketing, Communications, Diversity and Procurement staff.
Mike Bush, Lockheed Martin's director of supplier diversity, said, "Receiving the Div2000.com award for the second consecutive year is a tremendous honor. We're proud to be recognized for our efforts to create an environment that supports diversity and equal opportunity for all small businesses." Bush said the Lockheed Martin operating companies deserve credit for the award. "This award is a result of their daily efforts to ensure that small businesses are provided the opportunity to participate in our subcontracting process," he said.
Lockheed Martin Corporation welcomes the best ideas, products, and services of all suppliers, and will continue to provide multicultural business opportunities in the future.
Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin employs about 125,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture and integration of advanced technology systems, products and services. The Corporation reported 2001 sales of $24 billion.
Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security company that employs about 132,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. The Corporation's 2010 sales from continuing operations were $45.8 billion.
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