Greenwich AeroGroup Greenwich, CT, August 19, 2009 — Jim Ziegler, President and Chief Executive Officer of Greenwich AeroGroup announced today the appointment of Daniel Lafrance as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for the company.
Prior to joining Greenwich AeroGroup, Mr. Lafrance was an aerospace executive consultant providing consulting services to domestic and international business aviation companies. Before then, Mr. Lafrance spent 21 years with Canadair and Bombardier in various customer support and service roles including Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Bombardier Aircraft Services where he was responsible for worldwide sales and marketing activities for the service center network during the last 10 years of his tenure.
“During his more than 25 years career in aviation, Daniel acquired a broad range of experience in sales, marketing, product management and customer service” said Mr. Ziegler. “His experience and energy will accelerate our ability to develop an integrated sales and marketing structure to support our growing group of aviation service companies. We are delighted to have him on our team.”
Greenwich AeroGroup located in Greenwich, CT, owns and operates full service providers of general aviation services including: maintenance, avionics and interior refurbishments; fixed base operations; aircraft sales, charter and management; manufacturing and engineering; component repair and overhaul; and parts distribution. Current locations include: Atlantic Aero, Inc., located at Piedmont-Triad International Airport in Greensboro, NC; Western Aircraft, Inc., located at Gowen Field in Boise, ID; Summit Aviation, Inc., located at Summit Airport in Middletown, DE; DAC International located in Austin, TX; Matrix Aviation located in Wichita, KS; Professional Aviation Associates located in Atlanta, GA; and Professional Aircraft Associates located in Titusville, FL.