Delta Names Miles Vice President - Consumer Marketing

ATLANTA, - PRNewswire - Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) has appointed Patrice Miles as its new vice president - consumer marketing effective
immediately.
Miles, who joined Delta in 1978, will assume responsibility for the
airline’s advertising, brand management, promotional marketing and sponsorships, frequent flyer programs and partnerships, and product
development.
“Patrice has a proven track record at Delta,” said Frederick W. Reid,
Delta’s executive vice president and chief marketing officer.  “She will lead
the charge to strengthen Delta’s brand and to build long-term customer
relationships through the development and implementation of innovative
products and programs.”
Miles brings a well-rounded background to her new position.  She has held
a number of key management positions within the company, specifically in
e-Commerce, Marketing and Sales & Distribution.
Most recently, Miles was vice president - e-Business, where she was responsible for the development of Delta’s Business-to-Consumer strategies for Delta’s branded Web site, delta.com; new online business opportunities; as well as emerging wireless technology.
Prior to that, Miles was vice president - distribution planning, where she
led Delta’s distribution planning strategy encompassing delta.com, development and integration of new online channels with traditional channels of
distribution, and the expansion of Delta’s Electronic Ticketing capabilities and reach.
Delta’s goal is to become the #1 airline in the eyes of its customers, flying passengers and cargo from anywhere to everywhere. Passengers already
choose to fly Delta more often than any other airline in the world on 5,263 flights each day to 351 cities in 54 countries on Delta, Delta Express, Delta Shuttle, the Delta Connection carriers, and Delta’s Worldwide Partners.
Delta is a founding member of SkyTeam, a global airline alliance which provides customers with extensive worldwide destinations, flights and
services. For more information, visit Delta at www.delta.com .
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