King Aerospace Commercial Corp. has hired Rob Tomenendal as vice president of sales and marketing for the large aircraft completions and modifications effort.
Bahr has 10 years of aviation experience and has previously worked at Galaxy Aviation (PBI), Signature Flight Support (MIA), Sheltair and most recently Orion Jet Center (OPF). Bahr has a BSBA in marketing from the University of South Carolina and an MBA from Nova Southeastern University.
“We are delighted to have Andrea join the Banyan team,” Banyan director of FBO services John Mason said. “Her extensive background in customer service will empower us to develop new processes focusing on a high level of customer service.”
The National Air Transportation Association elected three new members to its board of directors at the annual membership meeting on May 4.
AAR Aircraft Services–Oklahoma, the sole FBO at Will Rogers World Airport in Oklahoma City (KOKC), has extended its contract as a Phillips 66 Aviation branded dealer for five years.
Business Jet Center (BJC) has appointed Jamie Rose to the new position of chief brand manager.
Rose will be responsible for managing the customer service experience as well as brand management, including marketing, advertising and technology integration, for the FBOs at DAL and OAK.
Previously, Rose was executive flight solutions manager for Business Jet Access, a sister company of Business Jet Center, which specializes in aircraft charter, management and maintenance.
“Jamie Rose brings to this new position a fresh approach to delivering an exceptional customer service experience,” Business Jet Center director Bill Moltenbrey said. “Under her leadership, we look forward to increasing the value of our brand and better serving the needs of both our base and transient customers.”
Rose is an FAA Certified Flight Attendant and became an FAA Certified Aircraft Dispatcher after receiving an NBAA Scholarship.
Piper Aircraft Company has named Jet Source in Carlsbad, Calif., the new Piper Service Center for southern California.