Priester Aviation Adds Charlie Hughes As Senior Vice President of Management Sales

Feb. 3, 2014
Charlie Hughes appointed to lead Priester Aviation’s aircraft management sales, bringing a wealth of experience and strong client focus

WHEELING, IL — Priester Aviation, LLC is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Charlie Hughes as the company’s new Senior Vice President of Management Sales.  In the newly-created position, Hughes will be responsible for the strategic growth of Priester Aviation’s managed aircraft fleet.

Hughes comes to Priester Aviation with a successful history in aircraft management sales, most recently as Vice President of Management Sales at Executive Jet Management.  In addition to Hughes’ management sales experience, he has held executive-level positions in both charter sales, and client relations in his aviation career.  With his extensive aviation experience, Hughes will assist clients by providing tailored management solutions, which will greatly enhance their aircraft ownership experience. 

“Charlie is a highly respected industry veteran and will be a valued asset to the growth of Priester Aviation,” said Andy Priester.  “His breadth of knowledge and client-focused approach are key reasons we selected him to lead our aircraft management sales.”

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 nearly 70 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; Jacksonville, FL; Milwaukee, WI; New York, NY; Oklahoma City, OK; Philadelphia, PA; St. Louis, MO and West Palm Beach, FL.

For more information, please contact Priester Marketing at 847-537-1133, or visit