April 29, 2013, Orlando, FL – Air-Transport IT Services, Inc. (AirIT), the leading provider of innovative information technology products and services to the air transportation industry, today announces that Mark Sapp, AirIT Senior Vice President of Business Development, was recognized as the 2013 Corporate Member of the Year by the Southeast Chapter of the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) at the SEC-AAAE Annual Conference in Lexington, KY.
Mr. Sapp joined AirIT in 2003 as National Sales Director and has been an active member of the SEC-AAAE for most of that time. As VP of Business Development, Mark is a consultative sales cycle manager and air transport industry IT affairs liaison.
States SEC-AAAE, “There is no doubt that Mark Sapp is one of the most active corporate members we have in the Southeast Chapter. He is equally active in the other chapters and the national groups as well. In addition to promoting his company, Mark regularly and routinely volunteers to serve as a planning committee member, panelist, moderator, and facilitator for both the SEC-AAAE Annual Conference and the Finance & Administration Conference. Mark is now involved in the Chapter Speakers Bureau and has volunteered to serve in the new Mentoring Program.”
Comments Michael Clow, incoming Chapter President and Morgantown Municipal Airport Director, “Mark has been a great friend to the Southeast Chapter and to me personally. I know that I, or anyone else, can call on him at any time for information relating to his products, to happenings in the industry, or just to talk. He is truly deserving of the Chapter Corporate Member of the Year award.”
“I’m honored to have received the SEC-AAAE’s 2013 Corporate Member of the Year award. I look forward to continuing my efforts, on behalf of AirIT and my fellow corporate community colleagues, in working to help add value for the Chapter’s airport membership in the coming years,” said Sapp.
The Annual SEC-AAAE Conference is a gathering of the region’s top airport decision-makers in an effort to gain knowledge of the latest research, insights and case studies relevant to the issues and challenges facing the aviation industry. The Southeast Chapter of AAAE consists of more than 450 members from 12 states, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The association is guided by a nine-member Board of Directors and an Executive Secretary.
AirIT is an information technology firm based in Orlando, FL. The company’s comprehensive portfolio of solutions enable airports and airlines to better utilize and manage resources, enhance the passenger experience, reduce costs, and optimize revenue generation. Our airport operational, passenger processing, and revenue management platforms deliver enterprise-class business intelligence solutions and are the most innovative in the air transport marketplace. AirIT solutions are operational in 30 of the top 50 airports in North America, and as a testament to their scalability, these solutions are at home in another 100 airports and at 60 airlines worldwide. For more information, please visit: www.AirIT.com.
AirIT’s 2013 Annual User Conference & Symposium held in Las Vegas, April 15-18.
Add-on day following the AAAE Southeast Chapter Finance & Administration Conference to feature subject matter experts from airport management