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NBAA Proudly Announces Newest Certified Aviation Managers

Contact: Patrick Dunne, (202) 783-9263, pdunne@nbaa.org

Washington, DC, January 15, 2009 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today announced that 12 individuals successfully passed the Certified Aviation Manager (CAM) Examination administered by the Association in September, October and November 2008.

The individuals met or exceeded minimum qualifications based upon experience, training and education. They completed both a formal application process and the CAM Exam, which is offered throughout the year and in conjunction with the Annual Meeting & Convention.

The CAM designation provides industry recognition of their achievement and knowledge in business aviation management, leadership, operations, personnel management, and technical and facilities services.

NBAA congratulates these individuals, who have earned the official title of Certified Aviation Manager and may use that designation when officially listing their name:

  • Christopher Burns, director of maintenance, Bristol-Myers Squibb, West Trenton, NJ
  • Robin Eissler, vice president, Jet Quest, Georgetown, TX
  • Tim Giles, assistant chief pilot, The Williams Companies, Tulsa, OK
  • Duane Giorgetti, assistant chief pilot, Bombardier Business Jet Solutions, Richardson, TX
  • Marty Grier, maintenance manager, The Home Depot, Atlanta, GA
  • Steven Hull, manager of technical services, Eastman Kodak, Rochester, NY
  • Christopher Lima, chief pilot, Eastman Kodak, Rochester, NY
  • Jeffrey Mroczenski, chief pilot, Kraft Foods Global, Milwaukee, WI
  • Tim Peace, aviation department manager, Petebridge LLC, Louisville, KY
  • Marc Pozdol, captain, The Marmon Group, Chicago, IL
  • Jamie Stember, chief pilot, CP Management, Glen Burnie, MD
  • Randy Stroud, Comlux Completions USA, Indianapolis, IN

The next CAM Exam will be administered in March in a computer-based format. The next paper-based exam will be administered on October 19, in conjunction with the NBAA 62nd Annual Meeting & Convention in Orlando, FL.

Through the certification process, NBAA and the Certified Aviation Manager Governing Board seek to raise the level of professionalism and quality of management within flight departments.

For more information, contact NBAA's Jay Evans at (202) 783-9353 or jevans@nbaa.org, or Sarah Wolf at (202) 783-9251 or swolf@nbaa.org, or visit the CAM web site at www.nbaa.org/cam.

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Founded in 1947 and based in Washington, DC, the National Business Aviation Association, Inc. (NBAA) is the leading organization for companies that rely on general aviation aircraft to help make their businesses more efficient, productive and successful. The Association represents more than 8,000 companies and provides more than 100 products and services to the business aviation community, including the NBAA Annual Meeting & Convention, the world's largest civil aviation trade show. Learn more about NBAA at www.nbaa.org.

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