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White Plains, NY, United States, 2011/06/28 - ITT Corporation announced that 3 company executives — David Albritton, VP of Communications for ITT Defense & Information Solutions; Burt Fealing, VP & Corporate Secretary for ITT Corp.; and David Rawlinson, VP & General Counsel for ITT Electronic Systems. NYSE: ITT
ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT) is proud to announce that three company executives — David Albritton, Vice President of Communications for ITT Defense & Information Solutions; Burt Fealing, Vice President and Corporate Secretary for ITT Corporation; and David Rawlinson, Vice President and General Counsel for ITT Electronic Systems — were inducted into the Executive Leadership Council, one of the most prestigious organizations for senior African-American corporate leaders. Additionally, Fern Daves, ITT Senior Counsel, was named a winner of the 2011 Global Counsel Award, which honors individuals and teams for outstanding in-house counsel and serves as recognition by peers for achievement in various fields.
"We are proud that four of our executives are being honored for their outstanding leadership efforts," said Steve Loranger, ITT's chairman, president and chief executive officer. "Recognition by these influential organizations is a true testament to their hard work and leadership and we congratulate David, Burt, David and Fern on these well-deserved accolades."
Albritton, Fealing and Rawlinson join 500 other Executive Leadership Council members, who together represent one of the most knowledgeable brain trusts on corporate leadership across industries. As Council members, the ITT inductees gain access to a variety of professional development and leadership activities, with opportunities to contribute through mentorship, cutting-edge research, publications and education.
Daves was named the individual winner in the Global Counsel Award's Regulatory category for non-financial services, and recognized for performing above and beyond the usual requirements of her profession and position. The fifth annual Global Counsel Award winners were selected from criteria such as effective communication, legal understanding, commercial awareness, depth and strength of team, and management skills.
About ITT Corporation
ITT Corporation (itt.com) is a high-technology engineering and manufacturing company operating on all seven continents in three vital markets: water and fluids management, global defense and security, and motion and flow control. With a heritage of innovation, ITT partners with its customers to deliver extraordinary solutions that create more livable environments, provide protection and safety and connect our world. Headquartered in White Plains, N.Y., the company reported 2010 revenue of $11 billion.