Mark Dapore is VP GM of CE Space Avionics Division of L3 Technologies, a $100M+/year revenue division. Mr, Dapore joined L3 in May 1983.
As Vice President and General Manager at CE Space Avionics, Mr. Dapore is responsible for financial performance and strategic focus of the CE Space Avionics division. Primary products designed and manufactured within the CE Space Avionics division consist of launch vehicle control avionics, command receivers, transponders, telemetry transmitters, payload transmitters and data acquisition units flying on Earth orbit satellites, deep space satellites, and launch vehicles. During his 34 year tenure of working space programs at Cincinnati Electronics, the Space division has grown revenue from $1M per year to over $100M per year.
Mr. Dapore previously served as Vice President of Engineering responsible for product R&D, advanced product development, product upgrades, and engineering support across both Space and EO/IR business lines.
Mr. Dapore is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati with a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering with a major thrust in signal processing, and also holds a Bachelor degree in Electronics Engineering from the University of Dayton. He has been published four times, and holds two US patents.