Stryke Industries Announces New Account Executive
Stryke Industries, a highly specialized business development firm, is excited to announce their newest member of the team, Aaron Pence, as a global Account Executive. “Aaron will be focusing on growth strategies, creative collaboration, and providing outstanding support across a rich portfolio of valued clients.” stated Van Flamion, President of Stryke Industries. “Our current growth path has necessitated the move to bring aboard this caliber of talent. Aaron is very excited to be on the Stryke Team, and as expected, has hit the ground running.”
Prior to joining Stryke, Aaron was an Integrated Product Team Lead for BAE Systems, focusing on aftermarket repairs, upgrades, and overhauls for military and commercial aircraft engine control systems. Mr. Pence’s focus will be on growth strategies, creative collaboration, and providing outstanding support across a rich portfolio of valued clients. His rich experience includes managing two Integrated Product Teams (IPT) that included 24 Engine Control and Aircraft Electronics Programs forecasting over $27 million in sales for Aftermarket Repairs in 2014. Mr. Pence is a distinguished graduate from the Academy of Military Science where he received his commission, a John L. Levitow Award Winner at the Non-Commissioned Officer Academy and the BAE Chairman’s Gold Award Recipient. Aaron is also the former President of the Junior Enlisted Council at the 122nd Fighter Wing and Past Post Commander, VFW Post 10205. Mr. Pence holds a Bachelor of Science Degree (Summa Cum Laude) from the Indiana Institute of Technology, two Associates Degrees in Aviation Maintenance Technology and Avionic Systems from the Community College of the Air Force and holds a Professional Manager Certification. He is currently completing his MBA in Management.
Stryke Industries is a defense business development firm and solutions provider committed to growing companies that are devoted to delivering quality products to the warfighter. Deep consideration was given to the current teammates and the warfighter when making this strategic decision for the Stryke team as a whole. “Aaron brings tremendous capability in creating opportunities and fostering relationships across Stryke Team Members and defense leaders – it is an extreme understatement to say I am thrilled to have him on board” stated Chris Rohe, Senior Vice President of Strategy for Stryke Industries.