Press Release.


Daniel Piergentili Joins L-3 Communications Narda Microwave – West as President

August 29, 2012 – Morgan Samuels, a leading human capital consulting firm that provides innovative and strategic services focused on identifying, attracting, and retaining top executive talent, today announced the placement of Daniel Piergentili as President at L-3 Communications Narda Microwave – West.

Mr. Piergentili has been brought in to chart the course of the division, provide and apply strategic concepts, planning, and broad executive management necessary to achieve profitability, growth, and a competitive edge in the technical market.  He will drive business and revenue growth by working closely with the leaders of each of the company’s functions to develop and execute a growth strategy which targets international, military, and commercial clients.

Narda-West is a $35 million division of L-3 Communications.  As a subcontractor on programs for the Department of Defense, aerospace and defense prime contractors, and satellite manufacturers, its components are supplied into electronic countermeasures, radar, ground-based missile programs, and military and commercial satellites.  This division’s commercial product line offers a variety of standard and custom high performance solutions for all industries.

As an ISO 9001 registered company, Narda-West employs a highly qualified technical staff with extensive knowledge and skill in developing custom designed microwave technology.  This assures a broad capability to solve system interface problems and to develop the hardware to meet the rigorous electrical and mechanical requirements of each application.

Mr. Piergentili had most recently been the President at D&P RF Consultants.  Previously, Mr. Piergentili was the President and Chief Executive Officer at Mitec Telecom Inc.  Dan Piergentili received his BS in Electrical Engineering and his MS in Electrical Engineering from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts.

“Once again it was a pleasure to partner with the executives at L-3 Communications on this critical placement and I have complete confidence in Dan and know he will make an outstanding contribution at Narda-West,” said Martin Hewett, Senior Client Partner at Morgan Samuels, who led this search for Narda-West.  Mr. Hewett is the practice leader for the Aerospace & Defense, Board Placement, Energy, and Industrial sectors at Morgan Samuels.

About Morgan Samuels

Morgan Samuels is a leading human capital consulting firm dedicated to helping its clients realize their vision by identifying and solving their most mission critical human capital imperatives. For over 45 years the firm has created and implemented breakthrough human capital strategies that impact companies at the organizational, team and individual levels.

Complementing its core competency in retained executive search, Morgan Samuels offers additional results-driven consulting solutions designed to unleash the power of human capital and revolutionize leadership performance. Whether it’s through identifying, attracting and acquiring best-in-class talent, or developing, equipping and retaining existing critical talent, Morgan Samuels enables its clients to truly innovate, accelerate, and transform – not just perform.