Granite State Manufacturing, Manchester, New Hampshire, has hired Douglas Thomson as vice president.
Maj. Gen. Mark C. Nowland, USAF, has been appointed to the rank of lieutenant general and assigned as commander, 12th Air Force (Air Forces Southern), Air Combat Command, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona.
Lt. Gen. Andrew E. Busch, USAF, has been assigned as director, Defense Logistics Agency, Fort Belvoir, Virginia.
Rear Adm. Troy M. Shoemaker, USN, has been appointed to the rank of vice admiral and assigned as commander, Naval Air Forces, and commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet, San Diego.
3D Systems Corporation, Rock Hill, South Carolina, has named Ted Hull chief financial officer.
Brig. Gen. Thomas H. Deale, USAF, has been assigned as director of operations, Headquarters Air Combat Command, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia.
Maj. Gen. Warren E. Phipps Jr., USA, has been assigned as senior adviser to the Afghan Ministry of Defense, U.S. Forces-Afghanistan, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.
Sgt. Maj. David C. Redmond, USA, has been assigned as the command senior enlisted leader for United States Cyber Command and senior enlisted adviser for the National Security Agency/Central Security Service, Fort George G. Meade, Maryland.
Michael Braun has joined L-com Global Connectivity, North Andover, Massachusetts, as director of supply chain.
Rear Adm. John R. Haley, USN, will be assigned as commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk, Virginia.
Brig. Gen. Paul S. Wilson, USA, has been assigned as commanding general, U.S. Army Legal Services Agency, and chief judge, U.S. Army Court of Criminal Appeals, Fort Belvoir, Virginia.
Brig. Gen. Stuart W. Risch, USA, has been assigned as assistant judge advocate general for military law and operations, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C.
John Pranzatelli has been appointed president and CEO of MBDA Inc., Arlington, Virginia.
Brig. Gen. Charles N. Pede, USA, has been assigned as commanding general and commandant, U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center and School, Charlottesville, Virginia.
Brig. Gen. Michael L. Howard, USA, has been assigned as deputy commanding general, 10th Mountain Division (Light), Fort Drum, New York.
Maj. Gen. Jeffrey N. Colt, USA, has been assigned as commanding general, First Army Division West, Fort Hood, Texas.
L-com Global Connectivity, North Andover, Massachusetts, has hired Bill Miller as executive vice president of sales and product development.
John Masserini, chief information security officer of Miami International Holdings, Princeton, New Jersey, has joined the team of leading industry experts at securitycurrent.com, Tenafly, New Jersey.
Jacksonville University, Jacksonville, Florida, has named Michael Fleming as its chief government, military and community relations officer. Also, Matt Tuohy has been named director of its Davis Aviation Center.