RESTON, Va., Dec. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a FORTUNE 500® science, information technology, and engineering company, today announced three of its leaders were named to the Institutional Investor All-America Executive Team 2018.
Within the 2018 All-America Executive team rankings, Leidos Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Roger Krone, Chief Financial Officer Jim Reagan, and Senior Vice President, Investor Relations Kelly Hernandez were ranked in the top three for Best CEO, Best CFO, and Best IR Professional, respectively, within the Capital Goods/Industrials: Aerospace & Defense Electronics Midcap category.
Institutional Investor is the leading publication for institutional investors, including money managers and pension fund managers. Each year, publication releases its All-America Executive Team ranking, which reflects extensive polling of investment professions to name the best CEOs, CFOs, and investor relations professionals at the U.S.-based companies they cover. The 2018 rankings represent the opinions of more than 4,000 investment professionals at nearly 1,200 financial services firms.
"We are honored to be included on the 2018 All-America Executive Team in each of the individual categories. These individual honors reflect the dedication and hard work of all of our employees," said Krone. "We make a material, continuous commitment to provide comprehensive, consistent and transparent communications with our investor base, and we are pleased to know that our effort is being well-received by the investment community."
Leidos is a Fortune 500® science and technology solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $7.04 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2016. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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