Chicago, IL – February 5, 2010 – Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the world’s largest, independent provider of hourly cost maintenance programs for the business aviation industry, announced the appointment of Raymond J. Santa as Director, Business Development for Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean.
Ray Santa brings a wealth of sales and business development expertise to JSSI through his 30-year career in business aviation. His successful aviation tenure includes positions with Bell Helicopter, FlightSafety, Bombardier Aerospace, TAG Aviation and MD Helicopters.
“Ray’s sales acumen and aircraft knowledge will be a great asset to JSSI,” commented Lou Seno, President and CEO of JSSI. “He has a great network in Latin America that he has developed over the years, and we really look forward to increasing our presence in this part of the world.”
“I know the value that the JSSI programs provide,” stated Ray Santa. “There are some great opportunities for us in Latin America, and I look forward to working with aircraft owners and operators to help them manage their valuable assets effectively with a JSSI program,” added Santa.
Ray Santa is a commercial pilot with 2500 total flight hours, and is fluent in Spanish and conversant in Portuguese. He is a graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, where he also earned a Master in Business Administration Degree.
About Jet Support Services, Inc.
Founded in 1989, JSSI is the largest, independent provider of hourly cost maintenance programs for aircraft engines and airframes. JSSI provides its customers with comprehensive, flexible and affordable financial tools for managing the often unpredictable costs of operating and maintaining nearly all types of turbine-powered aircraft, including jets, turbo-props and turbine powered helicopters. JSSI serves customers globally and manages maintenance services through its worldwide infrastructure of certified technical service representatives. For more information please visit www.jetsupport.com.