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Delta CEO Ed Bastian today joined airline industry leaders for a meeting with President Trump at the White House to discuss a wide range of topics. Following the meeting, Bastian shared the following: “I appreciate the opportunity to meet with President Trump today along with colleagues from across the industry ...
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CEO Ed Bastian shared the memo below with all Delta employees today. Internal Memo Date: November 28, 2016 To: Delta Colleagues Worldwide From: Ed Bastian Subject: Disruptive Passenger on DL248 Thank you for the amazing job you did running our operation and taking care of our customers during the busy ...
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A leading finance publication has given high marks to CEO Ed Bastian, Chief Financial Officer Paul Jacobson and Jill Greer, Vice President–Investor Relations. Institutional Investor listed the leaders at the top of its annual rankings of America's top CEOs, CFOs, and investor relations officers. The highest-scoring airline in the survey ...
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Delta is joining with the White House and companies across America by committing to hiring at least 100 young people for their first job during the next year. It’s an effort called the First Job Compact announced by President Obama earlier this year, and it targets “opportunity youth” – millions ...
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October is a big month for Delta. It’s when we proudly don our pink ribbons and pink uniforms and pitch in to raise money for the Breast Can­cer Research Foundation. Since 2005, Delta’s employees, customers and their friends and families have raised $11 million for BCRF, including $1.75 million just ...
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CEO Ed Bastian sent hearty well wishes to breast cancer survivors and caregivers flying on Delta's 'Breast Cancer One' flight from New York to Los Angeles today. He recorded a brief video - the latest in an internal series called "Ed's Newsfeed" - surrounded by fellow Delta employees after a ...
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In an interview with “Marketplace,” the No. 1 U.S. radio show focusing on business, Delta CEO Ed Bastian talked about how Delta recovered from the recent system outage, how the airline is collaborating with the TSA to improve the airport experience and why Delta is becoming the No. 1 airline ...
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In a video Tuesday, Delta CEO Ed Bastian updated customers on the outage that led to disruptions in Delta's flight schedule, resulting in hundreds of canceled flights. He noted that the airline had canceled 800 flights Monday, triple the number of mainline Delta cancellations previously during the entire year. “This ...
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In a video, Delta CEO Ed Bastian apologizes to customers for disruption to airline's operations today, assures that airline employees are working "all hands on deck" to bring flight schedule back to normal. (Transcript of video below.) ED BASTIAN VIDEO TRANSCRIPT I’m Ed Bastian. I’m speaking to you today from ...
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EDITOR'S NOTE: This article was written for Delta's August Sky magazine. Thirty-five years ago, Delta launched SkyMiles, one of the world’s first airline loyalty programs. Since then, our business has changed dramatically. However, the goal of the SkyMiles program has never changed—to reward those customers who choose to travel with ...
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Delta CEO Ed Bastian had the opportunity to talk with Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s COO and author of "Lean In." Watch a video of their conversation.