We’re excited to announce that industry sales expert Mike Miguel will be joining our team as Vice President Commercial Markets and Strategy! Mike brings with him years of experience in sales, business and revenue units, and strategy.
Highlights of Mike’s aviation career include:
- Several management roles with WestJet between 2003 and 2018 in business development, and strategic and commercial sales.
- While serving as Manager Strategic Sales at WestJet, Mike oversaw the commercial introduction of their regional brand from an indirect sales channel perspective.
- 13 years in aviation with both Eastern Airlines and American Airlines, holding several positions in operations and airports, human resources and training, and international security.
Each of these positions has allowed Mike to develop skills and strategies that are transferable into his new role at Air Georgian.
“I’m excited to be joining the team at Air Georgian as Vice President Commercial Markets and Strategy,” said Mike Miguel. “As an adopted Torontonian and a passionate aviation professional, I welcome this great opportunity to contribute to the success of a leading Canadian brand.”
We continue to remain focused on providing regional services to Air Canada as we begin the process of diversification. In his new role Mike will be responsible for developing and supporting market opportunities to fulfill long-term sustainable growth initiatives within the regional airline sector. Mike will also represent Air Georgian in commercial matters supporting airline partnerships market development and regional airline growth objectives.
In support of core business objectives, Mike will also develop secondary business opportunities related to ACMI, workforce logistics, and charter operations when those opportunities are complementary and accretive to Air Georgian’s core business.
“We are very excited about the opportunities that Mike and his team will be working on as we prepare to redefine ourselves in the Canadian regional airline market,” said Eric Edmondson, President and CEO at Air Georgian. “Mike’s overall experience and specifically his work during the introduction of a leading brand in the Canadian regional airline sector, along with his exposure to codeshare agreements while at American Airlines, will add significant strength to the management team at Air Georgian.”
This addition to our management team is just one of many exciting changes happening at Air Georgian as we continue to position ourselves for growth and opportunity, and we are incredibly enthusiastic for the future of our airline.
We are proud to offer a dynamic and innovative career opportunity in the regional airline industry and are always looking for incredible individuals to join our team. If you’re interested in a career with us, please visit our careers portal.