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  • Former Boeing Chairman & CEO Jim McNerney Joins CD&R as Senior Adviser - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Former Boeing Chairman & CEO Jim McNerney Joins CD&R as Senior Adviser

    Clayton, Dubilier & Rice has named former Boeing Chairman and CEO Jim McNerney as its new senior adviser to provide support for its investment and value-creation strategies. McNerney brings decades worth of experience in management while he held senior leadership positions for a number of global companies, CD&R said Wednesday. “His exceptional record is one grounded […] More

  • WSJ: Boeing Chair Jim McNerney Eyes Reauthorization of U.S. Export-Import Bank - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    WSJ: Boeing Chair Jim McNerney Eyes Reauthorization of U.S. Export-Import Bank

    Boeing Chairman Jim McNerney believes that Congress will renew the mandate of the U.S. Export-Import Bank in order to support U.S. competitiveness within the global market, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. Robbie Whelan writes that McNerney has pointed to lost business with potential overseas customers following the June 30 expiration of the bank’s mandate. “Customers require […] More

  • Boeing's Jim McNerney Picked for Magazine's 'CEO of the Year' Award - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Boeing’s Jim McNerney Picked for Magazine’s ‘CEO of the Year’ Award

    Jim McNerney, chairman and former CEO of Boeing, has been selected by Chief Executive magazine to receive the publication’s 2015 CEO of the Year award. Chief Executive Group said Thursday that McNerney’s leadership role at Boeing helped the company generate an annual average shareholder return of 25.2 percent and a compound annual growth rate of […] More

  • Marc Allen Named Boeing International President; Jim McNerney Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Marc Allen Named Boeing International President; Jim McNerney Comments

    Marc Allen, president of Boeing“™s financing subsidiary Boeing Capital Corp., will become president of the aerospace and defense company’s international business organization on Feb. 15. Boeing International, effective Feb. 15. Allen will succeed Shep Hill, who will retire on April 1 after 28 years at Boeing, and report to CEO Jim McNerney, the company said Friday. He […] More

  • Jim McNerney: Boeing Eyes Incremental Strategy for Airplane Manufacturing - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Jim McNerney: Boeing Eyes Incremental Strategy for Airplane Manufacturing

    Jim McNerney, CEO of Boeing, told shareholders Wednesday that the company wants to adopt an incremental strategy to build passenger airplanes instead of taking a once-a-generation development approach, the Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. “Our mind-set will be to avoid the moon shot,” McNerney said at the company’s annual investor meeting held Wednesday in Seattle. […] More

  • Boeing Chosen for EPA Energy Star Award; Jim McNerney Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Boeing Chosen for EPA Energy Star Award; Jim McNerney Comments

    The Environmental Protection Agency has selected Boeing to receive an ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year award for work to improve energy efficiency for the environment. The company and other Partner of the Year awardees in the industrial category for sustained excellence will be recognized April 29 during a ceremony in Washington, the company announced Friday. […] More

  • AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson to Chair National CEO Consortium - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson to Chair National CEO Consortium

    Randall Stephenson, AT&T chairman and CEO, will serve chairman of the Business Roundtable, an association of 211 CEOs in the country, starting on Jan. 1, 2014. Stephenson, who joined the BRT in January 2009, will serve a two-year term and succeed Boeing president and CEO Jim McNerney, BRT said Wednesday. The BRT’s agenda includes comprehensive tax reform, Social […] More

  • Boeing CEO Doesn't See Another Recession - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Boeing CEO Doesn’t See Another Recession

    Boeing chairman, president and CEO Jim McNerney told Fox News in an interview Oct. 3 he does not see the U.S. slipping into a recession. “I think there is a lack of confidence,” McNerney said to Neil Cavuto. “I think Washington, the super committee, needs to get something done just to restore our confidence in […] More

  • Boeing Elects Former Continental Air CEO Kellner to Board - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Boeing Elects Former Continental Air CEO Kellner to Board

    Former Chairman and CEO of Continental Airlines Larry Kellner has been elected to Boeing’s board of directors. Kellner is currently president of Emerald Creek Group, a Houston-based private equity firm primarily focused on real estate in Texas and California. “Larry brings to our board significant industry experience spanning strategy, operations and finance,“ said Jim McNerney, […] More

  • Boeing Wins ENERGY STAR Award - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Boeing Wins ENERGY STAR Award

    ENERGY STAR tipped its hat to Boeing“™s energy efficiency programs this week, awarding the aviation company a Partner of the Year award from the Environmental Protection Agency. ENERGY STAR chose Boeing for companywide programs that reduce energy consumption, involve employees, raise awareness and continuously encourage improvements. “This achievement is a testament to the innovation and […] More

  • Marc Allen to Head Up Boeing's China Division - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Marc Allen to Head Up Boeing’s China Division

    Boeing announced yesterday the appointment of Marc Allen to the position of president of Boeing China. Based out of Beijing, Allen will spearhead Boeing“™s growing Chinese business. His new position reports to Shep Hill, president of Boeing International. “We are delighted to be able to retain David’s services as senior counselor in China,“ Hill said. […] More

  • Boeing Donates Aid to Japan - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Boeing Donates Aid to Japan

    Boeing announced yesterday it plans to contribute $2 million to assist in Japan“™s recovery. The contribution comes from The Boeing Company Charitable Trust and employee contributions. Money raised from Boeing employees will go to the American Red Cross. The company and relief agencies are currently discussing how the Boeing“™s contributions can best be used. “While […] More

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