Retired Naval Commander David P. Holt Joins S&W
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- Retired Navy Commander David P. Holt has been named Smith & Wesson's vice president of military programs.
Holt will be responsible for all of Smith & Wessons United States military programs, business development, strategic direction, and resources.
Most recently, Holt, 53, served as vice president of requirements support for Whitney, Bradley & Brown, Inc., a defense consulting firm that provides expertise in war fighter support, acquisition support, and strategic planning for clients in the federal government, Department of Defense and private industry.
Holt began his career with the United States Navy in 1981 and held numerous leadership positions. He retired in 2002 with the rank of commander. Holt graduated with a bachelors degree in business management and marketing from Florida Southern College and is a graduate of the Defense Systems Management College.