McQueen brings more than 18 years strategic communications and public affairs expertise.
HERNDON, VA — December 11, 2017 – Peraton has named Matt McQueen Chief Communications Officer.
McQueen will have responsibility for Peraton’s communications strategy and execution, including media relations, employee communications, branding, and executive communications. He most recently led the Communications team for Northrop Grumman’s Cyber and Intelligence Mission Solutions and Space ISR Systems divisions, and had enterprise responsibilities for the company’s cyber branding efforts. Earlier in his career, McQueen held senior roles in Northrop Grumman’s strategic communications, government relations, strategic planning, and business development functions. He brings extensive experience in integrated communications, public policy, and technology market development.
“We are pleased to welcome Matt to our executive team,” said CEO Stu Shea. “With Peraton’s fresh brand identity, Matt will help Peraton communicate the company’s differentiators in the key markets we serve: cyber, space, and intelligence. He deeply understands the dynamics of our industry and customers, and is a proven leader in driving strategic communications and advocacy campaigns on a global scale.”
McQueen holds a master’s degree in organizational management and science from The George Washington University, and a bachelor’s degree in international relations from The College of Wooster. In addition, he serves on the Board of Directors for several non-profit organizations, including the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce, Lead Virginia, George Mason University Honors College, and currently chairs the WashingtonExec MARCOM Council.
Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Visit Peraton.com/News and follow Peraton on LinkedIn for news and updates.
Senior Director, Strategic Communications