Ryan Hurt – Liteye Systems, Inc. VP Business Development
Ryan Hurt is an experienced leader of strategic growth across complex global organizations operating in the Defense, Aerospace and Industrial markets. Over the past 20+ years, Ryan has held positions in Program Management, Systems Engineering and most recently in Strategic Planning and Business Development for Pentair and later for Northrop Grumman. He joined Liteye in October 2018 to lead the Business Development function in our rapidly growing organization.
As an active duty Officer in the US Air Force, Ryan led contingency response teams to establish airfield logistics operations in often remote locations. Upon leaving the Air Force, he put his efforts toward the development of directed energy systems, advanced armor, active protection systems and electronic warfare systems. Ryan’s leadership skill and experience combined with his engineering background provide a valuable resource to accelerating Liteye’s growth in the years to come.
Ryan graduated from the US Air Force Academy in 1996 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering and earned his Master of Business Administration in Management from Hawaii Pacific University in 2002.