WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- ITT Industries, Inc. (NYSE: ITT) today announced the appointment of Scott A. Crum to Director, Corporate Human Resources, the corporation's top Human Resources position.He
will report directly to the Chairman.Crum joins ITT Industries from Motorola Corporation, where he was most recently Corporate Vice President, Technical & Employee Support for the Broadband Communications Sector.
new role, Crum
will spearhead human resources strategy and policy for ITT
, a global multi-industry company with more than 35,000 employees, half of whom are based outside the United States.Crum
replaces Jim Fowler, who is retiring at the end of the year.
..."Developing future generations of leaders is critical to the success of ITT Industries, and Scott will play a key role in making sure we develop our employees to their full potential," said Lou Giuliano, ITT Industries Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer.
...Crum headed corporate human resources at General Instrument Corporation in Horsham, Pennsylvania, where he was Senior Vice President for Administration & Employee Resources, when that company was sold to Motorola in 2000.Prior to that, he served in a number of human resources roles at Northrop Grumman, LTV Corporation and Dresser Industries. Crum earned a Bachelors of Business Administration with a concentration in Industrial Relations from Southern Methodist University. ITT Industries, Inc.
(http://www.itt.com/ ) supplies advanced technology products and services in key markets including: electronic interconnects and switches; defense communication, opto-electronics, information technology and services; fluid and water management and other specialty products.Headquartered in White Plains, NY, the company generated $4.7 billion in 2001 sales.In addition to the New York Stock Exchange
, ITT Industries stock is traded on the Midwest, Pacific, London, Paris and Frankfurt exchanges.