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ACASS has appointed Kevin J. Harris as the new V.P. of business development

phpoeculhamJuly 14, 2008, Montreal – ACASS, a leading international business aviation services supplier based in Montreal, has appointed Kevin J. Harris as the new V.P.  of business development, effective July 14, 2008.


July 14, 2008
By Carey Fredericks

phpoeculhamJuly 14, 2008, Montreal – ACASS, a leading international business aviation services supplier based in Montreal, has appointed Kevin J. Harris as the new V.P.  of business development, effective July 14, 2008. Mr. Harris’ responsibilities will include strengthening existing relationships with our clients and partners worldwide, while establishing strategic alliances to continue the company’s expansion in current and new markets.

Andre Khury, President and CEO of ACASS, said: “We are extremely pleased with Kevin joining our management team. His expertise and proven track record serving the business aviation industry represent a valuable asset to our company. His professionalism, resourcefulness and relentless attention to customer service are the key qualities ACASS is looking for. Kevin will fit in perfectly with our company culture and I am confident he will have a very positive impact in and outside of the organization.”

Kevin J. Harris adds: “ACASS’s fast paced growth, especially over the last 5 years, is exceptional. I had the opportunity to work closely with them on a number of occasions and the core values of the company as well as the dedication of its team always impressed me. I am excited to come on board and look forward to playing an active role in bringing ACASS to the next level. We are in a unique position today to leverage our experience and make the most of our early position in emerging markets where demand for quality business aviation services is tremendous.”

Kevin J. Harris joins ACASS with over 20 years experience in business jet aviation. His career started at Innotech Aviation in Montreal where he quickly became responsible for the worldwide sales and marketing of the company. He then joined Bombardier Aerospace, where he managed both the Challenger and Global Aircraft Interior Completions Sales as well as the Contract Administration departments. Mr. Harris’ latest role was Managing Director with Corporate Aircraft Turnkey Services (CATS), a company specialized in aircraft interior completions, where he represented and supported a prestigious international clientele with discerning business aviation needs.

About ACASS (www.acass.ca )
ACASS is a Montreal based company operating in the heart of Canada’s business aviation industry at the Trudeau airport. For 15 years, ACASS has been an international leading provider of business aviation support services to an elite client base including Heads of State, VIP’s and Fortune 500 corporations. ACASS’s complete and integrated range of business aviation services includes Pilot Placement & Crew Support, Aircraft Management, Aircraft Sales & Acquisitions, Private Jet Charter and Interim Lift.