Appleton, Wisconsin (PRWEB) February 02, 2012
Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation today announced it has hired Jim Liewergen to the position of Director of Technical Services, reporting directly to Managing Director of Information Technology Jeff Joy. In his new role, Liewergen will be responsible for network and systems architecture, engineering, IT security, technical and Help Desk support, IT disaster recovery and computer operations.
“Jim is an excellent addition to our IT leadership team. He brings tremendous experience and leadership to the position” noted Joy. “I look forward to his contributions as we continue to leverage our technology platform.”
Liewergen brings extensive technical service experience to his new role. Prior to joining the team, he held a similar position at Thrivent Financial for Lutherans in Appleton. He has also spent many years at Air Wisconsin as a consultant managing the IT Business Continuity Planning effort, Lotus Notes conversion to Microsoft Exchange Email, and the virtualization and storage consolidation projects, plus many more initiatives.
Jim earned an Associate’s degree from Fox Valley Technical College, Appleton, and completed certificate programs in both Business Excellence and Supervisory Management.
Air Wisconsin, the largest privately held regional airline in the United States, operates as US Airways Express, scheduling nearly 500 departures per day to 70 cities in 26 states and two Canadian provinces. The fleet includes 71 Canadair Regional Jets (CRJ-200). Additionally, Air Wisconsin performs ground-handling services for United Express at United’s Washington Dulles International hub and 22 other cities throughout the country.
Additional information can be found at http://www.airwis.com.
Contact: Corporate Communications