Dulles, Va. (PRWEB) September 12, 2008
SkyLink USA, a company that specializes in transportation, airport management, disaster relief and aviation support services, named Rima Saleh as its new vice president of sales and services. Former senior vice president of sales and services for Gemni Air Cargo Inc., Saleh brings over 19 years of aviation experience in both passenger and cargo services with a primary focus on sales, customer service support, operations, government affairs and profit and loss management.
"Rima is a versatile executive whose solid experience spans both the cargo and passenger sides of the aviation business. Her extensive hands on leadership in sales, operations and government relations," said Chief Executive David Henze, "will prove invaluable as she helps us to build a strong sales team and to expand our service offerings to government and commercial customers."
Saleh's other positions included various senior management positions at Gemini Air Cargo Inc., starting as the director of ground operations where she played a major role in the certification and the startup of the airline. She was promoted to the vice president of sales and marketing and then to vice president and general manager of Latin America developing and managing the company's largest DC-10 base in Miami. Finally, she rose to senior vice president of sales and services responsible for $140 million in revenue annually as well as the development and management of a worldwide sales force. Saleh also served in various managerial roles at Private Jet Expeditions Inc. /National Airlines where she created a business plan to take the airline into scheduled passenger service. She is a graduate of the University of Lebanon, Faculty of Information and Documentation, and is fluent in English, French, Arabic and Spanish languages. Saleh resides in Northern Virginia.
SkyLink USA, a privately held company located at the Washington Dulles International Airport, is one of the world's leading providers of logistics in unsecured and hostile environments, with specialties in transportation, airport management, disaster relief and aviation support services. From humanitarian relief operations to critical war zone support, SkyLink USA offers its services in rapid deployment situations and on a continuous basis. Affiliated with the SkyLink Group of Companies, SkyLink USA and its affiliates have over 27 years of international experience supporting operations in over 60 countries. For more information on SkyLink USA, visit http://www.skylink-usa.net.