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Field Aviation Appoints Christophe Chollet Director of Sales

chollet Nov. 27, 2008, Toronto - Field Aviation, of Toronto and Calgary, has named Christophe Chollet to the position of director of sales, effective Nov. 25, 2008. 

November 27, 2008  By Carey Fredericks

cholletNov. 28, 2008, Toronto – Field Aviation, of Toronto and Calgary, has named Christophe Chollet to the position of director of sales, effective Nov. 25, 2008. Chollet will be based in Toronto and will further Field Aviation’s position as a leader in aviation services to commercial, military and government communities worldwide. He will report to David Jensen, Field Aviation’s vice-president, business development.

Chollet joins Field Aviation with over 15 years of experience in the aviation industry. Prior to this appointment, he operated out of Canada, the United States and Europe, most recently holding the senior position of sales and marketing director at Hutchinson Aerospace, where he was successful in developing the North American market for two divisions of the group. His experience also includes senior positions at Bombardier Aerospace where he distinguished himself as a strong leader in the engineering and design integration of Bombardier’s Global Express aircraft. His management skills also assisted in the development of Bombardier’s Q Series aircraft programs. 

“We are pleased to have someone with Mr. Chollet’s knowledge and in depth understanding of aviation and customer needs at the forefront of our sales initiatives,” said Jensen. “Chollet brings a wealth of experience to Field Aviation in both the technical and commercial facets of the aviation production and sales industry,” he added. “His goals as a business leader complement our mission to provide our customers with innovative and superior products, services and solutions”. Chollet will oversee all direct sales activities, including managing sales personnel, budget and agenda, as well as coordinating global strategic sales initiatives. 

Field Aviation is recognized worldwide for its conversions of heavy turboprop and turbofan aircraft for special mission applications, and focuses on end-to-end solutions for governmental, defense and specialized air support operators who require deployment of cost-efficient, reliable airborne platforms. Field Aviation, which celebrated 60 years in business in 2007, is based in Toronto, Ontario and Calgary, Alberta. The company is a leading provider of aviation sales, technical services and integrated support to general, commercial, military and government communities throughout the world.

  • Please note that we have corrected the spelling of Hutchinson Aerospace. Our apologies for the previous error.





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