ADDAPT In Memoriam
Mr. David Bottomley (1934-2013) was one of the founding members of ADDAPT. As an executive with over 40 years of extensive successful corporate experience in all phases of management, design, development and production sophisticated systems and components for both the commercial and military segments of the economy Mr. Bottomley saw the need for the regional representation. Mr. Bottomley served as President/CEO of several Long Island aerospace electronics companies such as Sedco Systems, a division of Raytheon Corporation, and Lucas Communications, a division of Lucas Aerospace. He also served as Chairman of the Emerging Industry Alliance of New York State which successfully managed and facilitated over $20 million in federal New York State programs that directly benefit high tech industries.