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Mahendra Nair is Senior Vice President of Fleet & TechOps Supply Chain for Delta Air Lines, leading fleet strategy & transactions, in-flight connectivity and supply chain for the Technical Operations division. He joined Delta Air Lines in January 2020 from GE Aviation, where he was the General Manager, GEnx Product...
Jan. 30, 2020, 3 p.m.
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Eric Phillips is Senior Vice President of Airport Customer Service and Cargo for Delta Air Lines, responsible for customer service activities in all airports Delta serves including ticketing, gates, baggage services, SkyClubs, aircraft cleaning, as well as the transportation of cargo. Eric supports the largest business unit at Delta with...
March 27, 2020, 3 p.m.
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Scott Santoro is Vice President, Los Angeles and Sales-West, where he is his responsible for strengthening Delta’s presence on the West Coast through maximizing revenue and share, achieving strategic sales objectives, and overseeing the commercial strategies for Delta’s Los Angeles and Seattle hubs. Scott also leads Delta's Sales organization from...
Jan. 1, 2019, 9 a.m.
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Matt Schrag is Vice President – IT Revenue Technology and Data Analytics for Delta Air Lines. In this role, Matt supports Business Intelligence, Revenue Management, Revenue Accounting, Alliances and Distribution. He is also responsible for developing and implementing the IT strategy for data and analytics. Matt joined Delta in 1998...
Nov. 15, 2020, 5 a.m.
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Holden Shannon is Senior Vice President – Corporate Real Estate for Delta Air Lines. Holden oversaw Delta’s leadership of Atlanta’s $1.4 billion Maynard H. Jackson Jr. International Terminal which opened in May 2012, and his team managed Delta’s $160 million investment in Terminals C and D at New York’s LaGuardia...
Nov. 11, 2020, 6 a.m.
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Prashant Sharma is Delta’s Vice President - Loyalty since November 2018. He is responsible for the SkyMiles loyalty program strategy and execution. He also leads a number of key strategic partnerships that enhance the growth and engagement of the SkyMiles program. Prashant has several years of international experience in General...
Nov. 3, 2020, 4 p.m.
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Kristen Shovlin is Vice President – Sales Operations and Development for Delta Air Lines. Kristen leads a global team focused on growing premium revenue and enhancing the B2B experience for Sales customers while driving sales strategy and market development. Responsibilities include worldwide customer service centers; strategic technology development; B2B communications...
Nov. 12, 2020, 9 a.m.
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Erik Snell is Senior Vice President – Operations & Customer Center for Delta Air Lines, responsible for the Operations Customer Center (OCC) and the direction of Delta’s worldwide operations. His responsibilities also include oversight of the airline’s Operations Analysis and Planning organization which seeks to improve Delta’s operations and customer...
Nov. 15, 2020, 4 a.m.
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Bob Somers is Senior Vice President – Global Sales for Delta Air Lines. In this role he is responsible for leading a global sales team focused on maximizing premium revenue and share performance with Delta’s commercial account base including global, national, and specialty accounts, as well as Delta Vacations, a...
Nov. 12, 2020, 12 p.m.
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Matt Sparks is Vice President – Airport Operations at Atlanta’s Hartsfield Jackson International Airport. He is responsible for the largest single airline hub operation in the world, with approximately 1,000 daily flights and nearly 6,000 employees. Prior to his current position, Matt served as Managing Director – Below Wing Operations...
Nov. 12, 2020, 12 p.m.
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Todd Spaude is Vice President – IT Architecture and Global Airline Solutions for Delta Air Lines. In his current role, Todd leads technology development and is responsible for guiding the technology architecture that enables the airline. Previously, he served as Managing Director – Commercial Applications Development and Chief Architect. Todd’s...
Nov. 15, 2020, 4 a.m.
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Shane Spyak is the regional leader for Delta Air Lines in Europe, Middle East, Africa, and India (EMEAI). Based in Paris, he works closely with Delta’s joint venture partners Air France - KLM and Virgin Atlantic to improve the alliance’s value proposition, create synergies through integration and maximize profitability. During...
Oct. 21, 2019, 3 p.m.