Frontier Airlines (Nasdaq: FRNT ) today announced the addition of Kevin M. Iwamoto to the airline`s corporate travel advisory board. Iwamoto is the global airline and car travel supplier manager for the Hewlett Packard Company in Palo Alto, Calif.
“We are continuously looking for new and innovative ways to educate more companies on the value proposition of using an affordable airline in a rising business-fare economy,” said Frontier`s National Director of Sales Tom Allee. “Kevin`s extensive experience and in-depth perspective of the industry makes him a valued addition to our board. We look forward to his contributions and welcome his experience and perspective.”
A 20-year veteran in the transportation and hospitality industry, Iwamoto has worked for several airlines including Northwest/KLM, Hawaiian Air and Pan Am and as an account manager for The Walt Disney Company. He also serves as the vice president of the National Business Travel Association.
Other Frontier Corporate Travel Advisory Board members include: Mike Mary, director, travel services for Adidas International in Portland, Ore.; Robert McGurk, director, corporate travel services for Turner Broadcasting in Atlanta, Ga.; Andrew Menkes, chief operating officer, Above the Rim Events in Fort Lee, NJ and 1999 Business Travel Manager of the Year as awarded by Business Travel News; Greg Moore, director, travel industry programs for Integrated Technology Research Corporation in Wilmington, Del.; and Cynthia Perper, president of the NBTA and global commodities Manager Travel for Invensys in Foxboro, MA..