Growth Leads to Promotions in 2021


DTB James Kelly

DTB Nelson Cubano

BOHEMIA, NY - Dayton T. Brown recently announced the promotion of two key members of the firm’s executive team. Mr. Kelly has been named Executive Vice President of Dayton T. Brown, Inc. and Mr. Cubano has been named Vice President and General Manager, Technical Services Division, both effective on January 1, 2021.

In his new role, Jim will oversee all three divisions – Technical Services, Engineering and Test, and Mission Systems following his accomplishments as Senior Vice President, Technical Services, Senior Vice President Corporate Sales and Marketing, and Vice President of Sales, Technical Services. As a veteran of the firm throughout the years, he has been integral in the tremendous success of Dayton T. Brown, Inc. and its evolution into a premier engineering and test, technical services, and mission systems company. In his new role, Jim will continue to bring best practices to all divisions with a concentrated focus on overall business strategy that will drive the company’s long-term success.

Mr. Cubano will lead the Technical Services Division tasked with exploring strategic opportunities to support the firm’s growth. Nelson joined Dayton T. Brown, Inc. in 2006 and has held several leadership roles including Project Manager, Technical Writing Supervisor, Operations Manager of the Shelton, CT facility, and most recently, Director of Programs, Technical Services Division.

"We have a foundation of experience and a talented team of people in place to support our customers, and to advance our capabilities in the marketplace,” said Mr. Dayton Brown, Chief Executive Officer. "These promotions reflect the incredible leadership, hard work, and dedication of Jim and Nelson in establishing the strengths of the company to deliver the most value to our customers and I am thrilled they will continue to help drive our strategic direction and growth in these new roles.”

About Dayton T. Brown, Inc.

For over 70 years, Dayton T. Brown, Inc. (DTB) has been synonymous with excellence and exceptional customer service. As a leading organization in testing, engineering, logistics, technical publications, and military mission system, DTB has earned national respect and recognition.

Established in 1950 and headquartered in Bohemia, NY, the company has evolved into three divisions: Engineering & Test, Technical Services, and Mission Systems, each with diverse yet complementary operations. Within the Mission Systems Division, situated in PAX River, MD, DTB offers mobile SCIF trailers and a comprehensive range of aircraft modifications capabilities to support vital missions.

With a wealth of engineering expertise, DTB possesses the necessary breadth and depth to comprehend system requirements, encompassing design, prototyping, production, and mission support. We are dedicated to delivering the optimal solution for your mission-critical program.