Rick Ambrose, executive vice president of Lockheed Martin's space business segment, has been named to the list of recipients of the 2021 Wash100 Award. Heâ€™s received the highest honor in all of government contracting (GovCon) for his significant contributions to the federal sector and space domain and his drive to advance spacecraft development and other space tech capabilities.Â
This marks the sixth year, fifth consecutive year since 2017, that Ambrose has received a Wash100 Award. He won the award for the first time in 2015 and has received the honor for the last five years running.Â
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â€œRick Ambrose is running perhaps the most powerful space operation on the planet. Weâ€™re counting on him as a nation to help stop our near peer adversaries from closing the gap on our nationâ€™s lead in space,â€ said Jim Garrettson, CEO of Executive Mosaic and founder of the Wash100 Award. â€œRick is a six time Wash100 Award winner with the last five years being a consecutive streak of recognition as an elite leader in GovCon. Rick is also Chairman of the United Launch Alliance (ULA), a spectacular accomplishment and confirmation of his own distinguished leadership.â€
Executive Mosaic congratulates Lockheed Martin and Rick Ambrose for his sixth Wash100 Award win in 2021. His influence and strong leadership continues to drive our nationâ€™s space capabilities forward and Ambroseâ€™s vision will be pivotal in establishing U.S. dominance in space technology in the competitive years to come.