Execaire Appoints Canada-Wide Sales Team
Nov. 28, 2007, Montreal, Que. - Montreal-based Execaire has appointed George Nader to lead its senior sales and marketing management team along with three new sales managers.
November 28, 2007 By Carey Fredericks
Nov. 28, 2007, Montreal, Que. – Montreal-based Execaire, the aircraft management arm of the Innotech-Execaire Aviation Group, has appointed George Nader to lead its senior sales and marketing management team, reporting to Glenn MacDonald, VP& GM of Execaire. Reporting to Nader are three newly-appointed personnel in Central and Western Canada
George Nader, Director of Sales & Marketing – Montreal
Nader is responsible for leading and managing all Execaire sales and marketing related functions. He was formerly with Air Canada Technical Services as well as Pratt & Whitney Canada, having overall responsibility for the aftermarket sales and customer service teams, globally. During his tenure at Pratt & Whitney, he was credited for establishing innovative strategies and tools to increase market share and improve customer satisfaction. Prior to this, he was with Inter-Canadian Airlines as purchasing manager, where he oversaw all procurement responsibilities. A Concordia University graduate, Nader holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Administrative Management. His in-depth knowledge of the aerospace industry and proven track record will be an asset in positioning Execaire within the aircraft management industry.
In addition, Execaire has appointed three sales managers to promote its expansion in Central and Western Canada.
Kenneth F. Dandy – Vancouver
Aircraft Management & Charter Sales
Dandy has over 43 years of experience in the aviation industry including senior management responsibilities in the corporate aviation sector: Fixed Base Operations, maintenance and avionics, and senior level positions in international marketing and sales in Western Canada. Ken is a past president of several aviation industry associations, including the Aerospace Industry Association of BC and the BC Aviation Council. Execaire now benefits from Dandy’s vast knowledge and experience as he makes Execaire’s aircraft management capabilities known to the western Canadian market.
Harald Maron – Toronto
Aircraft Management & Charter Sales
Maron started his career in aviation 12 years ago after receiving his
private pilot license. Since then, he obtained a commercial pilot
license, multi-engine and instrument ratings and acted as Chief Flight
Instructor for a college aviation program. Prior to joining Execaire,
Harald worked with J.A. Spears & Associates Ltd., a jet aircraft
brokerage firm based in Toronto, as sales & acquisitions director.
Along with his industry relationships, Maron brings with him a strong
knowledge of the specialized services required for executive aircraft.
John O’Brien – Winnipeg
Maintenance & Avionic repairs
O’Brien joins Execaire to focus on maintenance sales, in particular for its Factory Authorized Cessna Citation Service Centre in Toronto. He has twenty-five years’ experience in the aircraft maintenance industry, the last seven years of which were with Dallas Airmotive where, as a regional engine manager, he served and supported corporate turbine engine operators throughout Canada. John has also worked for other Canadian aviation firms within their technical support divisions, as well as having held various management and customer support positions.
Execaire is the aircraft management unit of Innotech-Execaire Aviation Group, which specializes in technical services, aircraft sales, Fixed-Base Operations and worldwide aircraft operations management. The Group is wholly owned by IMP Group International Inc., a diversified multinational Canadian corporation with 4,000 employees in four countries. The company has extensive interests in aerospace, manufacturing, airline and general aviation services, industrial marine products and hotel management.