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Winnipeg Airports Authority appoints new VP

Nov. 16, 2010, Calgary - Winnipeg Airports Authority Inc. (WAA) is pleased to welcome Pascal Bélanger to their team as Vice President of Business Development.


November 16, 2010
By Carey Fredericks

"Pascal's qualifications and expertise in the areas of new market development, operational planning and team building complement our goal of creating a world-class airport campus for our community," said Barry Rempel, President & CEO of Winnipeg Airports Authority. "Pascal will be a key member of our executive team and provide leadership on business development initiatives in support of our vision of Leading Transportation Innovation and Growth."

"I am honoured to be joining the team at Winnipeg Airports Authority," said Pascal Bélanger. "I look forward to making a positive contribution and helping the community continue to grow through increased connectivity to the world by way of passenger, cargo and land development."

With over 10 years of experience at the senior executive level in the travel and tourism industries, Pascal has a proven record of making business improvements everywhere he works. Having recently held the position of President & Chief Operating Officer at Aéroport de Québec Inc., he brings a wealth of airport industry knowledge.

Fully fluent in French and English, Pascal has attended numerous international conferences and training seminars to broaden his knowledge and hone his management skills. In 2008 he received his designation as Chartered Director from McMaster University. In addition to his professional experience and educational background, he is an avid traveller and holds a Commercial Pilot's License. Pascal begins his new role with WAA on November 15, 2010.