Friday, June 23, 2017

Engineering alumnus Kelly Ortberg (BS 1982 in mechanical engineering), chairman, president and chief executive officer of Rockwell Collins, a global leader in aviation and high-integrity solutions, and a member of the University of Iowa College of Engineering's Distinguished Engineering Alumni Academy, has won a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award, recognizing the 100 Highest Rated CEOs in large U.S. companies for 2017.

Glassdoor, one of the world’s largest and fastest growing job sites, released its annual report honoring the Highest Rated CEOs, which highlights the top leaders that employees love working for in countries throughout North America and parts of Europe.

Among chief executives recognized by employees at large companies in the U.S., Ortberg received an impressive approval rating based on the anonymous and voluntary reviews that Rockwell Collins employees shared on Glassdoor throughout the past year.

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