Prior to joining Alaska, Pieper worked for 20 years in aircraft, commercial, financial and strategic roles at Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines, most recently as senior vice president of Europe, Middle East, Africa and India, and as senior vice president of Global Alliances.
Murphy most recently served as United's vice president of global operations strategy, planning and design, where her responsibilities included leading all customer-facing operations strategy and planning to help the airline's employees deliver better reliability and service.
As Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air continue to grow, two talented executives with broad and deep experience at Alaska Air Group have been promoted to key roles.
Marty St. George, Chief Commercial Officer, to leave JetBlue later this month after 13 years
Prior to joining the Silver/Seaborne team, Sims owned TS Computer Consulting where he provided IT services for small to mid-size companies.
Binns brings over twenty-five years of airline and industry-related experience to his new role, including Chairman and CEO of Global Aviation Holdings, a holding company for World Airways and North American Airlines.
JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ:JBLU) today announced the promotion of Michael Stromer to Chief Product Officer, Technology, effective immediately. In this role, Mr. Stromer will be responsible for strategy and product oversight across all of the airlines digital and IT products that are key to driving efficiency and cost savings in the airlines operations.
Scott Solombrino, Prominent Industry Veteran, to Take the Lead at GBTA
Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) has announced that Gregory Anderson has been appointed to serve as executive vice president and chief financial officer. He will also continue as the company's principal accounting officer, a role he has served since January, 2015.
Avianca Holdings S.A. (NYSE: AVH, BVC: PFAVH) yesterday announced that Hernán Rincón Lema has notified the Avianca Holdings Board of Directors that he plans to retire from the Company effective April 30, 2019 after three years serving as the Company's Chief Executive Officer.