Teledyne Announces Jan Hess as New President


​HUNTSVILLE, AL -​ May 23, 2014 - Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc. announced today that Janice L. (Jan) Hess became President of the Engineered Systems segment of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated and its subsidiary, Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc.

She is responsible for establishing the leadership, direction, and growth of the companies in the Engineered Systems segment which include Teledyne Brown, Teledyne Energy Systems, Inc., Teledyne Turbine Engines, and Teledyne CML Composites.​

"I am honored to have been selected as President," said Hess. "I look forward to serving the employees, customers, and shareholders of Teledyne."

"Jan has demonstrated outstanding leadership in her roles at Teledyne," said Dr. Robert Mehrabian, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Teledyne. "This transition will be seamless due to the depth of her knowledge of these businesses. We have great confidence in her abilities to take the segment and Teledyne Brown to new levels of success."

Hess previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Teledyne's Engineered Systems segment, Teledyne Brown, and Teledyne Scientific and Imaging. When she joined Teledyne 14 years ago, Hess was Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Teledyne Brown. She was promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Engineered Systems Segment and Teledyne Brown Engineering in 2007.

Hess succeeds Rex D. Geveden as President of the Engineered Systems segment and Teledyne Brown. Geveden is Executive Vice President of Teledyne Technologies, the Digital Imaging segment, and the Engineered Systems segment and was recently named President of Teledyne DALSA, Inc., in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

About Teledyne Brown Engineering
Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc. is a full-spectrum engineering and advanced manufacturing company with operations in the United States and the United Kingdom. The company provides engineering services, engineered systems and manufactured products to the space, defense and energy markets. Teledyne Brown provides full lifecycle development from concept definition to production and operations. The company has a rich heritage in developing complex systems for space, missile defense, energy and other challenging markets. Find out more about Teledyne Brown Engineering at

About Teledyne Technologies Incorporated
Teledyne Technologies is a leading provider of sophisticated instrumentation, digital imaging products and software, aerospace and defense electronics, and engineered systems. Teledyne Technologies' operations are primarily located in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Western and Northern Europe. For more information, visit Teledyne Technologies' website at