To mark International Women’s Day, we take a non-comprehensive look at some of the women behind the jet card programs you fly with
From the cockpit to the boardroom, women are making an impact on private aviation
While there is plenty of room for more women in leadership positions in private aviation, the good news is women are in more and more high-profile positions – including the cockpit.
Oprah Winfrey’s magazine has selected Wheels Up executives Gail Grimmett and Stephanie Chung as bosses “paving the way for women in leadership positions.”
This month Oprah highlights 31 women who “are showing what’s possible when a woman is given the chance to lead.” March is Women’s History Month.
Wheels Up continues its acquisition of companies and talent, this time adding Laura Heltebran as chief legal officer
After plucking a former Amazon and Airbnb executive to lead its Wheels Up marketplace at the end of December, and a GE and eBay alum as human resources boss last week, today Wheels Up tapped Hilton Worldwide. Laura Heltebran joins the diversified private aviation provider as the chief legal officer. She will oversee all legal, corporate governance, privacy, IP, compliance, and risk, reporting to Wheels Up founder and CEO Kenny Dichter.