50 SKY SHADES - World aviation news

Air Canada Names Craig Landry President of the Air Canada Leisure Group

Download: Printable PDF Date: 15 Dec 2015 22:41 category:
Publisher:
Air Canada Names Craig Landry President of the Air Canada Leisure Group - Personalities publisher
Tatjana Obrazcova
Country: Canada Airline: Air Canada

Air Canada announced today that Craig Landry, currently Vice President, Marketing at Air Canada, has been appointed President of the Air Canada Leisure Group. In his new position, Mr. Landry will be responsible for the integrated leisure group, which consists of the Air Canada Vacations tour operator business and the leisure airline Air Canada rouge.

“I am very pleased to announce Craig Landry’s appointment as the new President of the Air Canada Leisure Group. As Vice President of Marketing at Air Canada, Craig successfully managed and revitalized all facets of our brand, including new product development, as we embarked on our international expansion. He has also put Air Canada at the forefront of customer relationship management by enhancing our digital, social media and other communications channels. I look forward to Craig applying his talents and skills to advance Air Canada’s leadership position in the dynamic and highly competitive leisure travel market,” said Benjamin Smith, President, Passenger Airlines at Air Canada.

Mr. Landry was appointed Vice President, Marketing at Air Canada in August, 2010 and was responsible for eCommerce, Product Design, Brand Management, Advertising, Marketing Communications, Digital Marketing, Social Media, Sponsorships, Loyalty, Partner Marketing, CRM, Marketing Analytics, and New Product Development. Prior to this, he was Senior Vice President, Commercial for Aeroplan Canada, Air Canada’s loyalty reward program and later Senior Vice President, Corporate Development for Groupe Aeroplan. He began his airline career at Air Canada in 1994 where he held a variety of positions primarily in Pricing, Yield Management and Network Planning. He holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Bachelor of Music, both from McGill University in Montreal.



Loading comments for Air Canada Names Craig Landry President of the Air Canada Leisure Group...


Recommended

Emirates first on-board for biometric boarding

Emirates is pushing the boundaries of technology, becoming the first airline outside America to receive approval for biometric boarding from the U.S. Customs Border Protection (CBP). Soon, customer...

Let's celebrate the development of business aviation - MEBAA Show Morocco

Less than a week to wait for MEBAA Show Morocco! Are you ready? Check if your registration is done! It will open 25 September at Marrakech Menara Airport, bringing together the leading names o...

Sichuan Airlines inaugural direct flight from Chengdu to Helsinki

At 5:39 am local time on September 16, 2019, Sichuan Airlines flight 3U8271, carrying 278 passengers, landed smoothly at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, marking the success of the airline'...

Leading Edge Aviation invests in an ALSIM AL42

ALSIM announced the delivery and installation of an AL42 simulator to Leading Edge Aviation, an aviation academy located in Oxford, United Kingdom. The ALSIM AL42 is an exact replica of the Diamond...