SAIC Appoints Catherine Hernandez-Blades as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications


Science Applications International Corp. declared that Catherine Hernandez-Blades has joined the organization as senior VP of promoting and interchanges. In this job, Hernandez-Blades will be answerable for methodology and execution for the entirety of SAIC’s promoting; inner and outer interchanges; advertising; natural, social and administration (ESG); and change the board capacities.

Hernandez-Blades has over 25 years of expert experience, remembering almost 10 years for the chief positions of Fortune 500 organizations. Preceding her situation at SAIC, Hernandez-Blades most as of late functioned as the boss ESG official and boss correspondences official for Aflac. She additionally recently held advertising and correspondences influential positions at hardware organization Flextronics (presently Flex), Raytheon and Lockheed Martin.

“Catherine brings to SAIC a wealth of skills and experience as a leader in marketing and communications for leading companies,” said O’Hara. “The accolades she has earned over decades of work speak to her expertise and dedication to helping those companies serve their customers as well as promoting goals related to corporate social responsibility. We look forward to leveraging her expertise to help us in building a strong linkage between SAIC’s culture, people and brand, all of which are critical enablers to our business strategy and growth.”

Among Hernandez-Blades’ extensive achievements, she is an Emmy winner, PR News Hall of Famer, and has been recognized by ForbesPRWeek, and at Davos and Cannes. She was named to the Latino Leaders’ Latina 100 in 2020 as well as the 2019 Latina Style Corporate Executive of the Year. She has also served as board chair for Operation Homefront, an organization that supports military families and one of SAIC’s longtime philanthropic partners.