WHEELING, IL — Priester Aviation, LLC is pleased to announce the appointment of Greg Maldonado as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Maldonado will be responsible for Priester Aviation’s global sales and marketing activities. He will be based at the company’s Chicago area headquarters.
“We are very excited to have Greg join our team as the new Executive VP of Sales and Marketing,” said Andy Priester, President and CEO. “With Greg’s experience working with global aviation clients and leading sales teams, he will play a key role in energizing our sales and marketing strategy.”
Maldonado brings more than twenty-three years of commercial and corporate aviation experience to Priester Aviation. In his new role, Maldonado will work closely with Priester’s sales team to oversee all sales activity, and will be responsible for marketing functions including, brand management, communications and strategy.
Prior to joining Priester Aviation, Maldonado led a sales team for a leading international handler and contract fuel company where he was tasked with marketing three separate brands and products.
“My father would always tell me that family comes first above everything else. It was those words that led me to Priester Aviation,” said Greg Maldonado, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “Priester is the preeminent charter management company in the industry and the name is synonymous with success and family.”
About Priester Aviation, LLC
Headquartered at Chicago Executive Airport (PWK), Priester Aviation is among the world’s most experienced global aviation solutions providers, specializing in aircraft management and private jet charter, with over 65 years of aviation experience. Priester is a privately held company and holds the highest safety ratings including the ARG/US Platinum rating, Wyvern Wingman, IS-BAO and Air Charter Safety Foundation certifications. Priester’s aircraft are strategically based in Chattanooga, TN; Chicago, IL; Dallas, TX; Houston, TX; Jacksonville, FL; Milwaukee, WI; New York, NY; Oklahoma City, OK and St. Louis, MO.
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