LA GUARDIA AIRPORT, New York (March 19, 2008) – FlightSafety International is pleased to announce that Daniel Greenhill has been promoted to Manager, FlightSafety Academy in Vero Beach, FL.
“Dan’s wealth of leadership experience in flight training, management and marketing make him the ideal choice for Manager of the Academy,” said Bruce Whitman, President & CEO, FlightSafety International. “We are confident that he will help strengthen FlightSafety Academy’s position as the premier provider of flight training for those planning to pursue a career as a professional pilot.”
He replaces Stanley Jhagroo who will be returning to FlightSafety Operations as Quality Management Systems Specialist. “We appreciate Stanley’s contribution to FlightSafety Academy and look forward to his return to Operations,” said Greg McGowan, Vice President Operations, FlightSafety International.
Greenhill began his career with FlightSafety in 2004 and has held a number of positions with increasing responsibility since then, including Product Marketing Manager and Assistant Director, Training. He most recently served as Director, Training at FlightSafety’s Learning Center in Lakeland, Florida. Prior to joining FlightSafety Dan was Director of Operations at a custom packaging company and a Senior Marketing Research Analyst for a utility company.
He holds a Master of Business Administration from Lake Forest Graduate School, a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Marketing from Northeastern University, and an International Business Certificate from Wolfson College in the United Kingdom. Dan is an instrument rated private pilot, has Commercial Single Engine and Multi Instrument ratings, and is a Certified Flight Instructor.
FlightSafety Academy has helped launch the careers of thousands of graduates who went on to fly for airlines and corporate flight departments around the world. Today, some 13,000 graduates of FlightSafety Academy fly for 62 airlines and more than 100 corporate flight departments.
It offers high quality training programs and has a reputation for graduating men and women who possess excellent pilot skills. The curriculum, taught by FlightSafety Academy’s highly qualified and experienced instructors, helps to prepare graduates to fly advanced technology aircraft safely and efficiently.
The Academy’s fleet of single and twin-engine aircraft, including two aerobatic aircraft for upset recovery training, is one of the largest in the United States and students have onsite access to full flight Level D qualified simulators and other advanced technology training devices.
FlightSafety International is the world’s premier aviation training organization. More than 75,000 pilots, technicians and other aviation professionals train at FlightSafety facilities each year. The company designs and manufactures full flight simulators for civil and military aircraft programs and operates the world’s largest fleet of advanced full flight simulators at 40 training locations.
Stanley Jhagroo has been promoted to manager of the FlightSafety Academy in Vero Beach, FL. He succeeds Dick Skovgaard, who is retiring.
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