Leaders to the nth Degree

Harbinger, bellwhether, counselor, luminary, maestro ... all are synonyms for the term leader and all describe the 2008 winners of the Ground Support Leaders of the Year awards.


He has guided Southwest Airlines GSE through the many changes in equipment requirements from alternate fuel vehicles in Denver to electrification of the entire California fleet, required by the Environmental Protection Agency — all the while keeping a keen eye on Southwest’s bottom line. As a result of Laney’s leadership, Southwest Airlines has one of the most productive and efficient GSE operations in the industry.
Laney has been married for more then 30 years and has two children. He loves being a grandfather and is very proud of his two grandchildren. Laney enjoys golfing, riding his Harley and flying remote control planes.

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