ITT Exelis named B.J. Talley as director of corporate communications, effective March 7.
The global aerospace, defense, and information solutions company said Talley will report to Vice president and Chief Communications Officer David Albritton.
Talley will manage all aspects of media and public relations for Exelis“™ corporate headquarters in McLean, VA.
He most recently served as lead for employee communications, digital and social media at Exelis.
Prior to joining Exelis, Talley held various positions at ITT Corporation including director of communications and public relations manager.
He also led Maersk“™s U.S. government marketing communications division and worked as strategic communications consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton.
During the 2003 Iraq war, Talley served as a public affairs specialist with the U.S. Navy“™s Military Sealift Command.