REO finalist for Aviation Week Program Excellence Awards
Boulder, Colorado – November 5, 2015 – Research Electro-Optics was named a finalist in the Penton’s Aviation Week Program Excellence Awards under the Sub-System Production category. Penton’s Aviation Week Network is the largest multimedia information and services provider to the global aviation, aerospace and defense industries and is relied on by industry professionals for analysis, marketing and intelligence.
Winners were announced at the 12th annual Aviation Week Program Excellence Awards reception during the Aerospace Defense Chain Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona, jointly produced by Penton’s Aviation Week Network and SpeedNews. Held annually, the Program Excellence Awards were created in response to repeated concerns about the complexity and difficulty associated with managing and leading the aerospace and defense programs that make up the industry's work.
This year 31 programs were chosen for the final phase of evaluation in the areas of value creation, adapting to complexity, organizational effectiveness and metrics. REO was recognized as a finalist by Aviation Week’s panel of experts in program leadership and performance from industry, government and academia for the Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod Vacuum Cell Assembly program.
Aviation Week Program Excellence Awards sponsors include Boeing Defense, Space & Security, Elbit Systems of America, Honeywell Aerospace, Lockheed Martin Corp., Northrop Grumman Corp., and Rockwell Collins. To view the complete list of Program Excellence Award winners, visit http://events.aviationweek.com/current/Public/Content.aspx?ID=1062158
REO produces high precision thin film coatings, optics and opto-mechanical assemblies for ultraviolet, visible and infrared applications. Located in Boulder, CO, the company primarily services medium to high volume OEMs including manufacturers of defense and aerospace systems, laser systems, semiconductor tools, medical systems, life sciences instrumentation and telecom equipment. REO is a privately held company. For more information visit www.reoinc.com