Kenneth L. Bedingfield has been promoted to vice president of business management and chief financial officer for the aerospace systems sector at defense technology company Northrop Grumman Corp. Bedingfield was a corporate vice president, controller and chief accounting officer. He also was the national client leader for the U.S. aerospace and defense audit practice at service and lobbying firm KPMG.
Michael Hardesty has been promoted to corporate vice president, controller and chief accounting officer at Northrop Grumman Corp. Hardesty was vice president of business management and chief financial officer for the information systems sector. He has worked at the company as vice president of internal audit. He also has worked as an audit senior manager at Deloitte & Touche.
Former Sen. Scott Brown, R-Mass., candidate for U.S. Senate in New Hampshire, holds his hand over his heart during the singing of the national anthem as he waits to take the stage for his town hall campaign rally with Sen. John McCain at the Pinkerton Academy in Derry, N.H., on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.