(Houston, TX – February 22, 2013) Al Peterson recently joined Landmark Aviation as General Manager of its Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) location. He brings with him nearly ten years of experience in the aviation industry.
“The opportunity to associate with a first class company like Landmark is very exciting,” Al said. “Being able to work with a professional team like the one at LAX makes this an easy transition.”
Most recently serving as Airport and FBO Manager at Nantucket Memorial Airport, Al also served on the Board of Directors for the National Air Transportation Association and the American Association of Airport Executives. He is past President of the Massachusetts Airport Management Association. Prior to joining the aviation industry, he held the role of President & CEO at both Parks & Woolson Machine Company and Pharr Yarns West. Al earned his Bachelor’s of Science degree in Commerce and Economics Industrial Management from the University of Vermont and later went on to receive his Master of Business Administration degree from Pepperdine University.
“Al is well known in our industry, having served on industry boards and committees for many years,” Executive Vice President of Operations Ted Hamilton explained. “We are privileged to have someone of Al’s pedigree on the Landmark team.”
Al replaces Carrie Campbell, who now serves as General Manager of Landmark Aviation’s San Diego International Airport (SAN) location.
About Landmark Aviation
Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Landmark Aviation operates a network of fixed base operations located throughout the U.S., and in Canada and Western Europe. The Company offers a wide range of services, including FBO, MRO, charter and management. Landmark is a portfolio company of GTCR and Platform Partners, LLC. For more information, visit www.landmarkaviation.com.