20151204 – VT Miltope announces new President and CEO

Hope Hull, Ala., December 04, 2015  VT Miltope, a company of VT Systems, Inc. (VT Systems), today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Edward F. Crowell, Brigadier General (US Air Force, retired), as President and CEO. He succeeds James Chambers, Major General (US Army, retired).

Crowell, a 21-year veteran of the company, has served most recently as VT Miltope’s Chief Operating Officer. In that role he had oversight of Manufacturing, Program Management, Engineering, Quality Assurance, and Administration.

“VT Miltope’s future is strong with great potential. It is the strength of our products and our people that are the foundation of what makes us who we are. We will continue to provide high quality products to our customers.”

~ CROWELL, Edward

President & CEO, VT Miltope

“We congratulate Ed on his appointment and pledge our support as we all work together to maintain Miltope as a premier provider of high quality products to our customers.”

~COBURN, John G.

Chairman and CEO, VT Systems 

Crowell is a graduate of Alabama State University (Business Administration & Economics), and Troy University (MBA).

VT Miltope, a company of VT Systems, with ISO 9001:2000 certified facilities, is engaged in the design, development, manufacture and testing of rugged computers and computer peripheral equipment for military, industry and commercial applications where reliable operation of the equipment under demanding environmental conditions is of paramount importance. For more than 30 years, VT Miltope’s broad range of computers, computer workstations, servers, wireless access devices, mass storage systems and other related products has served defense, government and commercial customers. For additional information about VT Miltope and its diverse range of rugged products and capabilities, please visit us on the web at www.mymiltope.com.

VT Systems is an engineering company providing integrated solutions to the commercial and government markets in the aerospace, electronics, land systems and marine sectors. VT Systems’ innovative solutions, products and services include aircraft maintenance, repair and modification; jet engine cleaning; software solutions in training and simulation; satellite-based IP communications technology; network solutions that integrate data, voice and video; rugged computers and computer peripheral equipment; specialized truck bodies and trailers; weapons and munitions systems; road construction equipment; and ship design and shipbuilding. Headquartered in Alexandria, Va., VT Systems operates globally and is a wholly owned subsidiary of ST Engineering. Please visit www.vt-systems.com.