Braxton Technologies announced the promotion of Kenneth O’Neil to president and chief operating officer. O’Neil is a Colorado native and has spent 27 years in the defense business, including the last five as COO for Braxton. O’Neil also reorganized the company, promoting six current Braxton employees to director: Jim Robinson, director of operations; Kevin Hoskins, director of finance; Mark Hutter, director of information technology; Chad Raymo, director of product planning and development; Bev O’Neil, director of corporate services; and Ed Baron, director of sales and marketing. Baron, recently retired from the Air Force with the rank of colonel, is a recent addition to Braxton; he has more than 26 years of experience with numerous National Reconnaissance Office, Air Force, Army, Navy, NASA and DARPA space programs working operations, acquisition and communications support.