Ryan Hazlett is senior vice president, global military sales & strategy for Textron Systems, as well as a member of the Textron Systems Executive Leadership Team. Prior to this role, he served as senior vice president and general manager of Textron Systems’ Support Solutions business, responsible for the strategic planning, objective development, organizational growth and program execution in the areas of tactical operations support and maintenance, integrated technical and logistics services and depot sustainment for both commercial and advanced military systems.
Hazlett has more than 25 years of experience in both Program Management and Business Development cultivating relationships and integrating complex Department of Defense programs. Prior to assuming his current position, Hazlett served as vice president of programs for Support Solutions, working closely with military customers and internal stakeholders to align the business to meet contract requirements and deliver superior products while building customer confidence on a broad variety of logistics programs. Hazlett has served in a variety of roles across Textron Systems, including vice president of programs, vice president business development, and vice president of international business for Textron Systems Unmanned Systems.
Hazlett holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree in business from the University of Phoenix. He is a certified Six Sigma Green Belt. He is also an active member of the Navy League, Surface Navy Association, Association of the United States Army, the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International and the Project Management Institute.